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(News.com.au)   ɹǝʌo sʇuıɹdǝnןq ǝɥʇ dıןɟ 'sıɥʇ pɐǝɹ uɐɔ noʎ ɟı   (news.com.au) divider line 13
    More: Fail, Chile, Sebastian Pinera  
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2014-01-10 07:23:57 AM  
8 votes:
Another funny headline might have been:

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2014-01-10 07:14:50 AM  
8 votes:
I had the same problem when I hired some blonde landscapers to put in new sod. I had to keep yelling out the window "Green side up!"
2014-01-10 07:34:19 AM  
4 votes:
Look, we were just following directions.

media.log-in.ru
2014-01-10 07:34:16 AM  
3 votes:

AgentPothead: NicoFinn: AgentPothead: Hahahaha I bet they didn't hire an architect since they aren't legally required too now. Spanish engineers.

This happened in Chile, you capullo.

Yeah but the company is 100% spanish. I'm assuming they flew over their engineers instead of using locally sourced talent.


Well, there's the problem.  They built it to work in the Northern Hemisphere.
2014-01-10 11:11:43 AM  
2 votes:
albertgascon.com
2014-01-10 08:42:05 AM  
2 votes:
www.mrjumbo.com
~~Just leave it in the up position.
2014-01-10 07:34:22 AM  
2 votes:
i.imgur.com

It's a tourist trap ... Believe it ... or not
2014-01-10 07:30:20 AM  
2 votes:
i900.photobucket.com

Approves of this design
2014-01-10 12:28:56 PM  
1 votes:
i187.photobucket.com
2014-01-10 08:10:22 AM  
1 votes:
Santiago, Chile? Was it designed by this guy?
images.starpulse.com
2014-01-10 08:08:38 AM  
1 votes:
In my best, but still incredibly deficient, pocketninja voice - This is a perfectly excusable error and is probably just the result of northern hemisphere engineers working in the southern hemisphere.  I once installed a toilet upside down for the exact same reason, so I can understand their confusion.
2014-01-10 07:16:09 AM  
1 votes:
Give 'em a break.  The first time you do something, there are bound to be a few little mistakes.
2014-01-10 06:22:44 AM  
1 votes:
Need to watch your UOMs too.

/friend of mine is an engineer who works with China. 30cm is much different than 30 inches.
 
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