Carnival Rides

Family Fun at the Fair [VIDEOS]
Family Fun at the Fair [VIDEOS]
Years and years ago, my Aunt Mary told me that grown-ups usually don't going on certain carnival rides once their earwax has hardened.  I guess it has something to to with your equilibrium.  Over the weekend, we spent a day at the Oakland County 4-H Fair.  My niece, Rachel, insisted that I go because she knows that I love the big rides, and she wanted to ride with me.
Is This The Scariest Amusement Park Ride in the World Or What? [VIDEO]
Is This The Scariest Amusement Park Ride in the World Or What? [VIDEO]
The ride can be found in Russia. I must say it is one of the most bizarre carnival rides I have ever seen. At first glimpse this ride appears to be a straight forward spin around kind of ride. But less than a minute into this video, it becomes painfully obvious that the ride is more the equivalent to a mechanical bull with weak knees than anything else. Very strange, take a look.
3-Year-Old Thrown From Houston Amusement Park Ride (VIDEO)
3-Year-Old Thrown From Houston Amusement Park Ride (VIDEO)
This is every parents nightmare. Although she met the height and weight requirements for the "Techno Jump ride" at Rodeo Houston on Wednesday, a 3-year-old was thrown from her seat once the ride began. The girl's mother reportedly decided she didn't want to ride along moments before it began-- and left her daughter strapped in with her brother. Take the jump to watch this horrific video.