Griftin Rubes: Clearly the Chinaman is trying to beat us at our own game.
Gentoolive: How dare they be more wasteful than us, this is an outrage but I'm sure the libtards will come fighting back.
lelio: . The second is that all revolutions in China come from the countryside
ikanreed: lelio: . The second is that all revolutions in China come from the countrysideChina has existed for 6000 years, and had all of 2 revolutions in that entire timespan.
Circusdog320: I think about the cargo planes the US is still making that get flown to the plane graveyard upon delivery...for 2,000,000,000,000.00
LesserEvil: What a Chinese "Luxury office building" might look like:[img2u.info image 634x344]After all, why should readers actually see what the fuss is about?...also, I only see 7 stories. Maybe they included the basement?
LesserEvil: What a Chinese "Luxury office building" might look like
cig-mkr: And we only spend billions a year on empty federal buildings in DChttp://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2013/mar/27/federal-government-s pe nds-8-billion-empty-building/
LesserEvil: ...also, I only see 7 stories. Maybe they included the basement subby is dyslexic?
Pichu0102: Ignoring the threadshiatter,
stevarooni: Looks more like a mostly-empty office building than an office building built (exclusively) for 8 bureaucrats.
Starshines: I always find it funny when people freak out about China taking over the world. Between environmental disasters, a huge restive population of unemployable and unmarriageable men, an unbelievable wealth gap and a breathtakingly corrupt government that can't solve a problem without the implicit threat of massacre, they're more likely to become a failed state than the preeminent country in the world. Not that that's a good thing, because China's going to crash the rest of the world along with it when these things eventually come to a head.
UrukHaiGuyz: Griftin Rubes: Clearly the Chinaman is trying to beat us at our own game.Not the preferred nomenclature, dude.
Literally Addicted: Um...the TFA only mentions 7 stories. They do mention 8 officials.
Claude Ballse: UrukHaiGuyz: Griftin Rubes: Clearly the Chinaman is trying to beat us at our own game.Not the preferred nomenclature, dude.These aren't the guys who built the railroad here!
Nick Nostril: Pichu0102: Ignoring the threadshiatter,You'll have to be a lot more specific.
DerAppie: Were jobs created? Yes? Okay, nothing to see here.
Demonrats: DerAppie: Were jobs created? Yes? Okay, nothing to see here.The problem is that China is building cap that nobody wants or can afford in China. The New South China Mall is a prime example. The largest mall on the world has room for 2350 stores and has never seem less than 2000 empty slots. If you build it, they may not come...
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