Deze beelden gingen de voorbije dagen viraal:
Maar dan is er natuurlijk altijd de bron voor hoax-checking, snopes.com. En wat blijkt: fake:
This is not a genuine video of an amusement park ride, but rather digitally manipulated footage of the Gyro Drop attraction found at a South Korean amusement park called Lotte World.
The real Gyro Drop carries 40 people approximately 70 meters (about 230 feet) into the air before dropping them at a reported speed of 100 kph (about 60 mph). However, it does not, as portrayed in the above-displayed video, release people on their own individual rope swings and spin them around.
En hoe ziet de echte er uit? Zo: