Disney Pulls Crocodile Joke From Jungle Cruise Ride After Toddler's Death — As The Victim's Family Issues A Statement
It's been a really rough week.
The child was snatched by the animal on Tuesday, while walking with his family at the water's edge.
In light of the terrible tragedy, the resort is under fire about its safety measures, but for now the company making a very specific change to one of its most popular attractions.
Disney Parks is requiring the cast members working the Jungle Cruise ride to omit a joke about children getting eaten by crocodiles.
The Cruise is known for being emceed by its skippers, who navigate the waters with an approved script full of cheeky puns and one-liners.
The joke Disney is axing has the skippers tell parents
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