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Beppu Mayor Yasuhiro Nagano needed to prove that he keeps his promises, even if a recent pledge may have been a funny, ridiculous joke.

The promise came true on Saturday upon the opening of a three-day amusement park in Oita Prefecture called Yu-enchi. The 12 attractions include a roller coaster and merry-go-round that feature bathtubs instead of seats.

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