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Bankrupt Dubai Unveils World's Largest Vacant Building
Date: January 04, 2010 01:09PM

http://www.cnn.com/2010/WORLD/meast/01/04/dubai.burj/index.html

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Re: Bankrupt Dubai Unveils World's Largest Vacant Building
Posted by: Price ()
Date: January 04, 2010 01:36PM

$$ troubles, yes. But bankrupt, no. And I don't think they will be.

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Re: Bankrupt Dubai Unveils World's Largest Vacant Building
Date: January 04, 2010 01:38PM

Price Wrote:
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> $$ troubles, yes. But bankrupt, no. And I don't
> think they will be.


It's a joke.

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Re: Bankrupt Dubai Unveils World's Largest Vacant Building
Posted by: Johnny Walker ()
Date: January 04, 2010 02:31PM

I couldn't even finish this video.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oWVLzVhnYE0

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Re: Bankrupt Dubai Unveils World's Largest Vacant Building
Date: January 04, 2010 02:34PM

Johnny Walker Wrote:
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> I couldn't even finish this video.
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> http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oWVLzVhnYE0


Should make for a nice target for Al Qaeda to knock down.

Seriously, what were these people thinking?

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Re: Bankrupt Dubai Unveils World's Largest Vacant Building
Posted by: eesh ()
Date: January 04, 2010 04:37PM

"If you look at it, it's a really bad idea. It uses as much electricity as an entire city. And every time the toilet is flushed they've got to pump water half a mile into the sky," he said.

The telescopic shape is also presents problems of a more practical nature Krane says.

"The upper 30 or 40 floors are so tiny that they're useless, so they can't use them for anything else apart from storage. They've built a small, not so useful storage warehouse half a mile in the sky," he said. "



What a waste.

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