Slideshow: Things that Took Less Time than Chinese Democracy




As many of you no doubt know by now, what passes for Guns 'N' Roses these days did the unthinkable Sunday and released Chinese Democracy (available exclusively at Best Buy), disappointing thousands of critics who are going to have to think of some other metaphor for something that takes a really, really, really, long time. For example, Axl Rose and friends took two years longer to make the album than the Beatles' entire career (including the Quarrymen). See what else he outlasted in Rocks Off's slideshow. - Chris Gray

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Chris Gray has been Music Editor for the Houston Press since 2008. He is the proud father of a Beatles-loving toddler named Oliver.
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