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2009-05-20 22:41:08

SeaWorld officials in Orlando, Fla., say they hope their new Manta roller coaster helps attract visitors to the theme park despite the poor economic climate. It's critical that this is a home run, Dan Brown, general manager of SeaWorld, Discovery Cove and Aquatica, told the Orlando Sentinel. And we think it's going to be. Although SeaWorld executives won't reveal how much the new ride cost, they have described it as the most expensive attraction ever constructed by Busch Entertainment Corp....

2009-05-19 08:00:00

No getaway to Orlando complete without diving deep and flying high on Manta ORLANDO, Fla., May 19 /PRNewswire/ -- SeaWorld's Manta - a seamless blend of up-close animal encounters with a head-first, face-down thrill ride - is the top new attraction in Orlando this summer. To view the Multimedia News Release, go to: http://www.prnewswire.com/mnr/seaworld/38499/ (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090519/NY19129 ) The only flying roller coaster of its kind in the world, Manta...

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  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.