"Honey I won't be home for a month, I'm in a traffic-jam"

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The Rider Of Rohan
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"Honey I won't be home for a month, I'm in a traffic-jam"

#1 Post by The Rider Of Rohan » 23 Aug 2010 17:32

Only in China. i 8)
100-km Chinese traffic jam enters Day 9

A nine-day traffic jam in China is now more than 100 kilometres long and could last for weeks, state media reported Monday.

Thousands of trucks en route to Beijing from Huai'an in the southeast have been backed up since Aug. 14, making the National Expressway 100 impassable, Xinhua News reported.

A spokesman for the Beijing Traffic Management Bureau reportedly told China's Global Times newspaper that the backup was due to "insufficient traffic capacity … caused by maintenance construction."
Read more: http://www.cbc.ca/world/story/2010/08/2 ... z0xRYtgTsO
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Re: "Honey I won't be home for a month, I'm in a traffic-jam

#2 Post by Baby_Kürsch » 23 Aug 2010 17:41

And I thought the traffic in Houston was bad!
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#3 Post by Rob The Wise » 24 Aug 2010 18:04

Lol, nice that you made a thread about this :lol: Actually read it yesterday on tv-news :P As you said: Only in china 8)
haha, they also wrote in that article "Some of the drivers also use their time playing cards" god I love unecessery info :wink:

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#4 Post by Bender B. Rodriguez » 24 Aug 2010 22:09

only a matter of time before the government seize their cars and send them to labour camps :mrgreen:
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