The defunct amusement park is one of the saddest parts of living in a capitalist society. So sad to see the signs fade and the rides corrode. Tear.

Life must go on, however, and in doing so we must capture such sadness and put it on Flickr. The pictures of defunct amusement parks featured on the page can range from hilarious to awful, but the page is definitely worth looking through. Also, if you want to find out where the defunct amusement parks are in your area, click the read more link.