The media village that houses visiting journalists for the Olympics --- over 6,000 from nearly 300 outlets representing 60 countries --- is incredibly impressive. It includes 14 buildings of 32 floors and two 11-floor buildings. It has a post office, a gym, three restaurants, laundry facilities and a mini press center.


But despite how fast and skilled the Chinese were in raising such structures, they needed a little help from the good 'ol USA. In each bathroom are showers and sinks made by none other than American Standard.

Who says we can't build anything?