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    Banksy Set to Unveil ‘Dismaland’ in England

    It’s definitely not the happiest place on earth. The famed graffiti artist has pranked Disney before, but this time he’s going all out with “Bemusement Park,” set up in the English seaside town of Weston-super-Mare. Set to open tomorrow in a disused swimming facility, the “UK’s most disappointing new visitor attraction” features pop-up art that points to the absurdity of modern consumerism and features prominent artists like Damien Hirst. The attraction — which prohibits spray cans, knives, drugs and Disney lawyers — plans to stay open until September 27.

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