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As well as being weird, the Japanese would appear to be lazy

shortest-escalator

Introducing the worlds shortest escalator.

The escalator is located in the Kawasaki More’s department store in Japan, and is officially recognized by the Guinness Book of Records as being the worlds shortest, measuring a whopping 33 inches high.

No matter which way you look at this, you still can’t help but wonder why. And even if it should be there, why is it going down and not up? surely the better relief would be to take people up the 33 inch floor change?

Here’s the worlds shortest escaltor in action:

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3 Responses to “As well as being weird, the Japanese would appear to be lazy”

  1. Patrick

    Couldn't they have just turned it into a ramp? But I love the Japanese for their quirkiness and desire to have everything electronic in some way, so good on 'em!

  2. Elise

    Miley Cyrus has been informed of your scummy racism and is presently laughing her ass off.

  3. Elizabeth

    WTF???? Miley Cyrus even gives a shit about Japanese escalators? What are you smoking?