China building up its navy The Gormogons Posted on April 17, 2009 by Confucius, Œc. Vol.April 17, 2009 Couldn’t be any more upfront. We’ve told you so. And the U.S. Navy continues to shrink. Anchors away? Confucius, Œc. Vol.Don’t ask impertinent questions like that jackass Adept Lu.