In the 80s Kim Engler worked at a now-defunct amusement park in Northeast PA. She ran the Scrambler at Angela Park, a great place with a garbage-eating pig trash can and Olympic-sized pool.
Original McSweeney’s interview here.
Some of my pictures:
Ooh and here is the Tilt-a-Whirl with the insane/shaky slide behind it!
Special thanks to defunctparks.com and https://cherisundra.com/2011/09/02/angela-park-an-american-eulogy/
Oh my gosh they found the pig trash can at a park in Texas!! http://standardspeaker.com/news/60-years-ago-angela-park-became-an-area-fixture-1.2189813
And you can buy a shirt here: http://standardspeaker.com/community/angela-park-s-porky-the-paper-eater-lives-on-1.1973897