Monday, January 24, 2011

A metaphor for our times

January 24, 2011

The Burj Khalifa is the world’s tallest building…and boondoggle. At an estimated cost of $1.5 billion, it is believed to be less than 10 percent occupied. Now comes worse news for the oil-rich United Arab Emirates and their capital, Dubai; their flagship development, The World, is sinking back into the Persian Gulf: According to evidence […]

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