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  • 随便叫兽
    随便叫兽 wrote:
    <p>Did you know that Katy, Texas is home to a 1:20 scale model of the Forbidden City and a 1:3 scale model of the tomb of the Qin Emperor, and a metric fuckload of terracotta warrior replicas?</p> <p>Rather, it was. Hong Kong businessman and reclusive owner Ira Poon liquidated the place back in February to make room for highway construction. Demand for the fake terracotta warriors was so overwhelming that the ads had to be taken off craigslist.</p> <p><a href="http://abclocal.go.com/ktrk/story?section=news/local&amp;id=7909334">Link</a>.</p>
  • Ejdnzlaj
    Ejdnzlaj wrote:

    I love bizzaro stories like this.

  • 随便叫兽
    随便叫兽 wrote:

    Chinasmack didn't cover this.

  • Ejdnzlaj
    Ejdnzlaj wrote:

    Give it time to hit the chinese internet and the fengqing to go wild over the US bulldozing over Chinese culture to build a road, then it'll be on Chinasmack. The title will probably be:

    US destroys Terracotta Warriors to build highway, Chinese netizen reactions

  • Simen Wangberg

    What brother is bulldozing is not terracotta warriors, but loneliness

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