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Old 30 August 2009, 04:02 AM
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China Is OMA's Chinese Masterpiece Pornographic?

Chinese media is ablaze with rumors that the CCTV annex and headquarters were meant to look like a penis, next to a bent-over woman -- and that exposes some truths about Chinese culture.

http://www.fastcompany.com/blog/clif...e-pornographic
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Old 30 August 2009, 06:22 AM
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Looks like somebody's got some serious sexual repression problems if they think those buildings look like what they're saying they look like.
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Am I the only one who likes the irony of China Central Television having the acronym CCTV?
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Old 30 May 2013, 01:28 PM
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Am I the only one who likes the irony of China Central Television having the acronym CCTV?
No. I was laughing inside too
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Old 30 May 2013, 03:43 PM
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The Chinese state-run newspaper has a much better claim to a penis building.



http://www.guardian.co.uk/artanddesi...ly-giant-penis
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Old 30 May 2013, 10:16 PM
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Am I the only one who likes the irony of China Central Television having the acronym CCTV?
I thought they must be so open about spying on their citizens that they named the building appropriately.
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Old 16 August 2013, 04:20 PM
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Anyone here been to / live in Tallahassee?

I present, the Florida State capitol building.

(this photo does not do the "balls" effect justice, but you get the idea)

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