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Planned 49-Story Vegas Hotel Gets Kneecapped to 28 Floors Because of Construction Fail

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A hotel designed by famous architect Lord Norman Foster will be cut down to little more than half of its intended design because of improperly installed rebar on 15 floors.

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The hotel, called the Harmon, was just essentially "kneecapped." What did they do, take an X-acto knife across the blueprints? You have to wonder what Foster thinks of all this. [LasVegasSun via BLDGBLOG]

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kaisermachead
kaisermachead

Get this through your head you motherfucker, you! You only exist out here because of me! That's the only reason! Without *me*, you, personally, every fuckin' architectural firm around'll take a piece of your fuckin' ass! Then where you gonna go? You're fuckin' warned! Don't ever go over my fuckin' head again! You motherfucker, you.