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Are glass bridges a good idea?   [Copy link] 中文

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Post time 2016-1-28 12:52:46 |Display all floors
rkn Post time: 2016-1-27 18:46
could you please explain further? We all need servility to build a prosperous and stable society {: ...

Well I could sure use a few more servants, especially attractive ones, not those with that "lean and hungry" look. Send them around pronto, I'll pay top dollar.

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rkn Post time: 2016-1-26 14:50
I think the structure is a mark of human ingenuity. We are civilized.

I think the structure is a testament to human stupidity with "Chinese characteristics".

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seneca Post time: 2016-1-26 15:14
There is nothing human nor genious about building bridges that nobody needs and that only serve as ...

It's genius in China when the bridge doesn't fall down.

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Newtown Post time: 2016-1-27 20:54
It's genius in China when the bridge doesn't fall down.

You mean like the Tacoma Narrows bridge collapse in Washington state?
Or the interstate I-35 bridge collapse in Minnesota?
Or the interstate I-40 bridge collapse in Oklahoma?
Or the Hyatt Regency bridge collapse in Kansas City? That one only killed 114 and injured 200.

Or am I missing one of dozens of memorable bridge collapses in the USA and the rest of the west?
If capitalism promotes innovation and creativity then why aren't scientists and artists the richest people in a capitalist nation?

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Post time 2016-1-28 14:54:07 |Display all floors
Newtown Post time: 2016-1-28 12:52
Well I could sure use a few more servants, especially attractive ones, not those with that "lean a ...

I believe that is your way of intepreting servility. You may be right but the same word could also mean the state of being submissive and every society needs that to work effectively. There are different ways of intepreting it to suit one's argument.

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robert237 Post time: 2016-1-28 13:49
You mean like the Tacoma Narrows bridge collapse in Washington state?
Or the interstate I-35 bridg ...

I doubt if he realized the implications of the statement he made.

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