15 story hotel built in 6 days in China

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    Chinese workers built a 15 story hotel in only 6 days. This is an incredible feat. Here's a video of them constructing it:

    [ame]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ps0DSihggio[/ame]

     
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    Chinese Exceptionalsim?
     
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    I thought exceptionalism only applied to Americans?
     
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    Is this one of Carter's Habitat Hotels?
     
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    Well, I know I crave a ride on one of the elevators.

    *Sarcastic tone*

     
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    Most americans seem to think that.
     
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    One has to wonder about the quality.
    More details would help to decide if junk or exceptional.
    Of course in China they execute you for doing shoddy stuff and getting people killed.
    Pretty good incentive to make better stuff I would think.
    Unlike America where you blame it on subcontractors and get a bonus.
     
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    Fortunately for me, my social calendar does not have any entries requiring a trip to China.
     
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    Ten years from now.

    We will see a news report about this building collapsing and dozens of people being crushed. :doubt:
     
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    What good is a 5 story hotel built in a pariah state?
     

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