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People are selling what they claim is water from Disney World’s Splash Mountain on eBay after the ride closed

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Walt Disney World’s Splash Mountain Ride will officially close on January 23rd. Upgrade with a new themeeBay seller started listing after last run of ride what they claimed to be water From the log waterway.

one seller I listed a small 4 oz.bottle with water – Claimed taken from ride on last day – $20.00. Another 10 oz. Batch is $27.00the water buggy is listed with a starting bid of $25.

“I have a lot of bottles that my friends and I bought on the last day of Splash Mountain.” A buggy seller wrote: The water claims to have been collected on January 23rd.

Other sellers seized the opportunity to sell Splash Mountain gear. Includes plastic bag When Splash Mountain branding, and old, Invalid “Fastpass” ticket You can get a ride for $1,300.

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Bottle of Splash Mountain water sold on eBay for $20.00.

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another seller raised a glass of water It was a whopping $25,000, but he admitted that the water came from the sink, not the vehicle. ‘ the seller wrote in the eBay description.

“I’m a Disney fan, but there are people who’ve ruined the world enough to buy water from a ride. [Shaking my head] If you really want this water, buy it. Free shipping! “

In 2020, Disney announced it would be reimagining ride themes. Change.org petition asked the park to update the ride based on the 1946 film Song of the South. Like the film, the ride contained racist tropes and stereotypes.

The film contained a racist depiction of a post-Civil War former slave. Removed from Disney+ in 2019.

Authors of the petition suggested changing the theme of the ride to “The Princess and the Frog”, which was played by Annika Noni Rose. This is the Frog Prince version.

“Splash Mountain is located in Critter Country/Frontierland within the park, very close to Disneyland’s New Orleans Square,” the petition reads. “Given the location of the rides at each park, it would be fairly easy to migrate the rides to the New Orleans Bayou.”

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The reimagined Splash Mountain concept is based on the “Princess and the Frog” theme.

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The petition, which collected 21,319 signatures, was victorious. The old Splash Mountain is not only closed, but reborn as a “Princess and the Frog” ride.disney announced that the vehicle will be updated Located in both Disney World in Orlando and Anaheim at Disneyland in California, the company has yet to shut down the West Coast version.

“We picked up this story after the last kiss and joined Princess Tiana and Louis on a musical adventure as they prepared for their first ever Mardi Gras performance, featuring some of the film’s powerful music. ,” the company said in a 2020 news release.

“Tiana is a modern, courageous and empowered woman who chases her dreams and never loses sight of what really matters. It’s a story,” he said.

Disney didn’t mention the petition in its media release, but said, “The Splash Mountain theme change is especially important today.”

“Our new concept is inclusive. It allows all our guests to connect and be inspired, and speaks to the diversity of the millions of people who visit our parks each year,” the company said.

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