Comment: Fact: Steel framed buildings HAVE collapsed due to fire. Plenty.

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Fact: Steel framed buildings HAVE collapsed due to fire. Plenty.

Here's one: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8XMTALBYRNA
I know, that won't be enough to convince some, so be sure to catch this one with several examples. I've got it started at the relevant time. Be sure to note Windsor Building in Madrid, you know, the one so often used to verify the "never before" claim? Turns out not to be exactly true: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_MRSr1MnFuk&feature=player_de...
And of course, who can forget McCormick Place? I know, it's a large span, but a "steel framed building" nevertheless: https://www.google.com/search?q=mccormick+place+fire&hl=en&r...

It's a fact. Steel buildings have collapsed due strictly to fire.

Undo what Wilson did