I know this is way beyond my normal blogging scope - in fact i don't even have a suitable category for it.
bq. Oh, and how's this for worrisome? At more than one location in the queue, we're informed that "Occasionally, a launched train will not clear the hill. You should not be concerned; the train will slowly return to the launch position." Gulp.
But, oh year, baby. I "want to ride this sucker":http://www.thrillride.com/ttd/ttd.html at least once in my life.