Article from the National Post- February 18, 2006
Disney World: it's so not Mickey Mouse
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by Colin McNeil
There was a time when a teenager would have to be dragged kicking and screaming to Walt Disney World in Orlando, Fla. It's true, the world's biggest theme park -- it encompasses the Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Disney's Animal World and Disney-MGM Studios -- may conjure up images of It's a Small World or Cinderella's Castle, but these days it offers plenty for the more seasoned park-going teenager. In the past decade all notions of what a Disney ride should be have been thrown out the window, and Disney World has been building an arsenal of cutting-edge coasters, innovative thrill rides and surprisingly exciting stunt shows.