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When the new Submarine Voyage launched in mid-1959, eight costumed mermaids splashed around in Tomorrowland’s lagoon as part of the celebratory festivities. Six years later, Disneyland brought back a new group of mermaids for three consecutive
summers. Though the mermaids were popular, extensive exposure to the lagoon’s chlorine eventually became a concern, and park… READ MORE »


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Those of us who spent our childhoods wearing out our “The Little Mermaid” VHS tapes and brushing our hair with a fork to replicate Ariel’s lifestyle need buy a ticket to Manila, stat, because a new mermaid school is ready to make our dreams come true. The Philippine Mermaid Swimming Academy offers its students realistic… READ MORE »


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Der Eric Ducharme, Merman,

I believe that when you find the thing you love, you should hang on and never let go. In your case, the thing you love is being a Merman — that’s a male mermaid for non-merman enthusiasts — and bless you for it. … READ MORE »


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Once and for all, the Brazilian artist Walmor Correa answers the age-old question, how do mermaids poop? He does not adequately explain, however, how she becomes pregnant. [Walmor Correa via The Hairpin]
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