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Magic Mountain Announces 'Twisted' Plans for Iconic Colossus Roller Coaster

A little more than a week after the iconic Colossus roller coaster took thrill seekers on a final high-speed adventure, Six Flags Magic Mountain announced plans on Thursday to transform the classic wooden ride into a “record-breaking” hybrid coaster dubbed Twisted Colossus. 198 more words

Local News

Corona XIII

I, II, III, IV, V, VI, VII, VIII, IX, X, XI, XII

A blue promise of happiness, like Earth… 98 more words

Poetry

The Colossus or: Small Victories

When we thought
the colossus had finally fallen
it rose up again.

Without the multiple heads
of the fabled hydra
the thing hovered over us. 93 more words

Poetry

COLOSSUS - Badlands

COLOSSUS
Badlands

VERDICT: 8.75/10
RIYL: Those Who Fear, A Plea For Purging (RIP) & Legend

It’s a little unnerving, and more than a little sad, that a vast majority of heavy music fans will simply dismiss bands that are on a decidedly Christian based label without hearing them first. 194 more words

Jon Hole

Who Wore It Better?

So I’ve been watching a lot of X-Men: The Animated Series (expect a lot of throwback X-Men outfits on future TBTs) and I noticed something I hadn’t noticed before: Colossus’s outfit looks a LOT like Billy Coen’s from Resident Evil O (or actually, Billy’s looks a lot like Colossus’s because Colossus came first). 156 more words

Marvel

It's So Hard to Say Goodbye


After 36 years, a Southern California icon, and a (literally) big part of my childhood no longer stands. As of August 16, 2014 Colossus, also known as “the granddaddy of all roller coasters”, closed down. 204 more words

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World Wonders

Do we remember 7 Wonders of the World?

Great Pyramid of Giza
Hanging Gardens of Babilon
Statue of Zeus at Olympis
Temple of Artemis at Ephesus… 2,253 more words

Beauty