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Submission + - China Erects 30 Story Building in 2 Weeks (latimes.com)

jishak writes: FTA: In early December, Liu Zhangning was tending her cabbage patch when she saw a tall yellow construction crane in the distance. At night, the work lights made it seem like day.

Fifteen days later, a 30-story hotel towered over her village on the outskirts of the city like a glass and steel obelisk.

"I couldn't really believe it," Liu said. "They built that thing in under a month."

To restore a sense of reality, I think Walt Disney should have a Hardluckland. -- Jack Paar