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Well before the recent economic downturn, or adjustment, or whatever your stockbroker chooses to call it, themed entertainment veterans were wringing their hands over slow times for their industry. I can remember several people telling me that after Universal Studios Islands of Adventure opened, the market would grind to a slow halt. I even recall speaking to one concerned designer not too long ago who told me that he was thinking of getting out of the business entirely because the writing

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