The latest issue of Vanity Fair has a telling piece about Dubai's recent downfall. The article describes how much of the emirate country is really a paradox, maintained by Asian drones and enjoyed by Western mercenaries and the rich culture-less. We guess that's what happens when a place is built completely on oil, money, and greed. While lavish and pompous on the outside, it's core really foretells the financial and social decay of the place. Quite the interesting read!