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Re: The History Goes Back Further Than That

Not to mention that the government managers in charge of the project were given hefty incentive bonuses to finish the project on time so the government of the day could call it a success. Needless to say, the project was pronounced finished and everyone got their bonuses, only to reveal months later that it was the equivalent of the Irish builder's work on Fawlty Towers. No bonuses were canceled. Nobody took responsibility.

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