More people (slave labor) were killed and injured in building this edifice than in the fire that consumed it.
‘People were shoving each other down the stairs and climbing over each other’: Britons in Dubai panic as inferno rips though 63-storey hotel 500 yards from New Year celebrations… but luckily no one was killed
The Address Downtown caught fire at about 9.30pm Dubai time, with the flames appearing to reach from the ground floor up another 40-or-so storeys of the 63 floor building. Those who escaped described how people climbed over each other in their rush to escape the burning building. However, the authorities decided to still go ahead with the fireworks display planned at the Burj Khalifa, just a few hundred feet from the burning hotel.
“The world’s tallest building, which has no reason to be there other than a spectacular compensation for something. The sewerage system consists of a fleet of tanker trucks which fill up at the building and deposit the waste out in the desert.
And the say the Jews were descended from pigs.”