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Kevin Erlendsson

Carousel of Progress Conspiracy

Published: June 19, 2014 at 6:34 AM

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Kevin Erlendsson

Published: June 19, 2014 at 6:55 AM

So, the actual post got deleted....
I saw the Carousel of Progress the other day, and noticed something very disturbing. In the very first scene, the Valentine's Day scene, there is an unnamed character that never appears again. When the "room" with the mother, Sarah, lights up and shows her doing the laundry, there is a little girl just standing there working a pump.
So who is she supposed to be? A slave? Give me your thoughts
Christopher Sturniolo

Published: June 19, 2014 at 7:05 AM

I think it's her daughter using an early washing machine.
Will Sullivan

Published: June 19, 2014 at 8:24 PM

Huh, never noticed that, Kevin. But conspiracy? That's a little click-baity, isn't it? :D
Anthony Murphy
Writer

Published: June 20, 2014 at 10:46 AM

I don't believe it is the same characters in every scene. I took it as the kids of the scene before.

What about the Boxing Grandma??? Killed by the sleeping Grandpa??

What really happened to Cousin Orville?

What is a Saspirlla????

Unanswered questions!

N B

Published: June 20, 2014 at 12:48 PM

Well, this is a first... the words conspiracy and a theme park attraction don't usually intersect.
TH Creative
Writer

Published: June 20, 2014 at 5:06 PM

NB writes: "Well, this is a first... the words conspiracy and a theme park attraction don't usually intersect."

I Respond: Oh yeah? Go to Amazon and search the number '7097-050719'

(Chuckle)

Will Sullivan

Published: June 20, 2014 at 8:35 PM

Nice plug, TH!
Tyler Harris

Published: July 1, 2014 at 1:02 PM

Agree with Chris. Probably a daughter doing typical early 1900s chores.
Besides, would having a slave in a "American progress" ride defeat the ride's purpose?

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