The Sydney Morning Herald reports that Australian billionaire mining magnate Clive Palmer has unveiled plans to build the Titanic II.Palmer said his new company Blue Star Line Pty Ltd had commissioned the state-owned Chinese company CSC Jinling Shipyard to build a near replica of the ill-fated Titanic in China. The cost is unknown.The ship’s maiden voyage from England to North America is scheduled for late 2016.
Photo: The Titanic (The Associated Press)

The Sydney Morning Herald reports that Australian billionaire mining magnate Clive Palmer has unveiled plans to build the Titanic II.

Palmer said his new company Blue Star Line Pty Ltd had commissioned the state-owned Chinese company CSC Jinling Shipyard to build a near replica of the ill-fated Titanic in China. The cost is unknown.

The ship’s maiden voyage from England to North America is scheduled for late 2016.

Photo: The Titanic (The Associated Press)

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    Imma get on this shit.
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  3. d0ntw0rrybeehappy reblogged this from breakingnews and added:
    who would like to accompany me on the Titanic II i will save room for you on the door
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  5. picspaaam reblogged this from pricklylegs and added:
    Maybe I’m just crazy, but that sounds like a goddamned terrible idea.
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  7. wicked-grin reblogged this from lanaparrillasituation and added:
    wow this seems like asking for trouble
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    Remind me not to take a cruise on that ship.
  11. thefrankiieffect reblogged this from breakingnews and added:
    erm…you guys do know the story of the Titanic…right?
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    OMG…uncertain how to feel.
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    This reminds me, check out my storify about the Titanic 100 year anniversary here.
  17. smudgiemomma reblogged this from pricklylegs and added:
    lol @ ‘near replica’, I would hope so.
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  19. villa-kulla reblogged this from breakingnews and added:
    tempting fate and then there...giving fate a lap dance
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    And not be made of fucking Iron.
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    Do you suppose the “near replica” will have enough life boats this time?
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