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Epic Construction FAIL

August 13, 2011

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This isn’t your typical forgot a nail here and there, but rather a full-blown construction failure that led to the collapse of a building in China. That’s right, the foundation wasn’t poured properly, causing the entire building to fall over. [Source]

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Earthquake Video from Japan Shows Buildings Swaying

March 12, 2011

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Any earthquake that is magnitude 6.0 or greater can cause great damage, but the 8.9-magnitude monster that hit Japan was a devastating sight to behold, and it shows in this incredible video. Fortunately, these buildings seems to have made it out unscathed, aside from a few small fires and broken windows. Continue reading to watch. [...]

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Inside a Japanese Capsule Hotel

September 10, 2010

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This capsule hotel, located in the Shinjuku area of Tokyo, “costs Y3,800 (44USD – 35E) for the ‘room’ and bath and massages are available for an additional Y3,300 for 40 minutes; it’s on the 6th floor of a building and is called Big Lemon. It’s open 24 hours and you can leave and come back [...]

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Unemployment News Isn’t Looking Good for Tech Companies

July 20, 2010

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ABC reports that “nationwide, private employers added a net gain of only 83,000 jobs last month; the national unemployment rate dropped to 9.5 percent in June from 9.7 percent the previous month, as about 650,000 people stopped looking for work.” Video after the jump. New York’s unemployment rate fell to 8.2 percent from 8.3 percent [...]

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FBI Jobs Still Plentiful

July 15, 2010

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Have a college degree and looking for a new adventure? The FBI just might be for you. If you’re looking to become a special agent, here’s just a little warning: “Due to the highly demanding nature of the Special Agent position, passing the Agent fitness requirements is mandatory for all Agent applicants.” Click here to [...]

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