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Old 03-24-2020, 09:43 PM
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Ebenezer Floppen Slopper's Wonderful Water slides

Why did Ebenezer Floppen Slopper's Wonderful Water slides close?
Old 03-24-2020, 09:47 PM
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Apparently nobody knows why it closed.
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Old 03-25-2020, 11:25 AM
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Buried deep in the Wikipedia article is this

However as of December 2018, the park is listed on the website of a law firm specialising in amusement park injuries, which claims: "We have successfully gone up against all major water parks in the United States including, but not limited to [this park]"
I suspect there was an injury claim, and even if it wasn't that serious and was settled out of court, the insurance companies got spooked and the park couldn't get coverage.


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