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Many amusement parks have a spot where they take souvenir pictures as you are experiencing the ride. After you get off the ride, you can buy one, or a set to commemorate riding the roller coaster. These pictures usually have people with their hands up, yelling and screaming. Wind may be going through their hair as they pass through the air at high speeds.  
 
Many amusement parks have a spot where they take souvenir pictures as you are experiencing the ride. After you get off the ride, you can buy one, or a set to commemorate riding the roller coaster. These pictures usually have people with their hands up, yelling and screaming. Wind may be going through their hair as they pass through the air at high speeds.  
  
[[Cueball]] is subverting the usual 'souvenir picture pose' by gluing chess pieces to a board and then staring at the board when the picture is taken. He [http://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pmwiki.php/Main/DissonantSerenity stands out in the picture as a calm person] studiously studying a chess problem while everyone else yelps and whoops with excitement.
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[[Cueball]] is subverting the usual 'souvenir picture pose' by gluing chess pieces to a board and then staring at the board when the picture is taken. He [https://allthetropes.orain.org/wiki/Dissonant_Serenity stands out in the picture as a calm person] studiously studying a chess problem while everyone else yelps and whoops with excitement.
  
 
The title text refers to blindfold chess, which doesn't require any actual blindfold, it's just called that way because the two players don't need a board and just communicate their moves. This would of course be impossible to photograph. This might also be a pun on actually not being able to see while playing chess, as the Aerosmith ride is not lit up and indoors, making it extremely hard to see anything while on the ride.
 
The title text refers to blindfold chess, which doesn't require any actual blindfold, it's just called that way because the two players don't need a board and just communicate their moves. This would of course be impossible to photograph. This might also be a pun on actually not being able to see while playing chess, as the Aerosmith ride is not lit up and indoors, making it extremely hard to see anything while on the ride.

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