(NEWSWEEK) Visitors to Disneyland last week noticed that the replica of Excalibur was missing from the rock in front of the King Arthur Carrousel. Some thought it was due to upcoming renovations at the attraction, but the truth is far more exciting: a visitor to the park managed to muscle the blade out of the stone before staff stopped him.
Walt Disney World News Today reported that the sword was missing from its traditional location on January 12. Oddly, the slot that held the weapon was simply covered by a piece of duct tape.
A few days later, the site learned that the sword's absence was not intentional.
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