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Sybarite: Some gems from the Wikipedia entry.In the late 1990s, the European Union Chamber of Commerce in Korea inspected the building and concluded that the structure was irreparable. Questions were raised regarding the quality of the building's concrete and the alignment of its elevator shafts, which some sources say are "crooked".....In 2009 Orascom's chief operating officer Khaled Bichara noted that they "had not had too many problems" resolving the reported structural issues of the building, and that a revolving restaurant will be located at the top of the building.Well, I'm convinced.
Ivandrago: Horrible human rights violations aside, I find North Korea fascinating. It's like something out of dystopian science fiction. I should read more about it.
way south: What an architectural atrocity.I'd say it was inspired by minecraft if minecraft was a decade older.
Bhags: way south: What an architectural atrocity.I'd say it was inspired by minecraft if minecraft was a decade older.FTFA: North Korea began building the Ryugyong in the 1980s but stopped when funding ran out in the 1990sFrom the Minecraft Wiki: Minecraft development started around the 10th of May 2009Whut?
Colin O'Scopy: Link to the article next time, instead of a page that says "click here to read the whole story", retardmitter.
USCLaw2010: Does every room come with a complimentary sledge-o-matic?