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What's the latest on the "abandoned" Pop Century Buildings?

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    Found this interesting footage on youtube and it got me wondering, has anyone heard what's in store for these buildings?

    Certainly be a shame to just let them sit. :(

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    That's eerie. :(
     
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    I thought so too...
     
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    Except the bit where the bug walked across the lens. :point:
     
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    It's sad, isn't it? You know they are going to have to put all sorts of cleanup and money into those skeletons just to get things underway again. Who knows if they'll ever do it. Best to take them down then leave them there like some forgotten ghost town. :sigh:
     
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    I agree, Tink. I had heard they were considering turning them into "suites" like the other All Stars have now, but wow...it's depressing to see them like *this*.
     
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    do you reckon we could buy one of the buildings and have it as a disney secrets holiday home? we could decorate it etc:yes:
     
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    Brit, they may be the very best idea I've hear all year!!! EXCELLENT IDEA!
     
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    so what would we like our resort to be like then?
     
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    I think we should make Tink and Herself head of the food court :D
     
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    Oh yes, good idea :yes:
     
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    I've got Ghost Town by The Specials stuck in my head now.
     
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    sad to see and agree, quite scary
     
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    How much of it can you clearly see from the sections in use?
     
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    this is the BEST idea!
     
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    Jusr what I was going to ask :yes: wouldn't make for a good view. :unsure:
     
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    i don't remember seeing them when we stayed there last summer. It's quite a big lake though
     
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    It looks creepy.

    I might have nightmares!
     
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    blair witch project? muwahahahaha
     

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