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Old August 9th, 2013, 05:54 AM   #3961
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Actually, it's shockingly not that painful to look at
Could be better, but still...
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Old August 9th, 2013, 09:34 AM   #3962
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It's awfull really. Fairytale castle. Have they got a dragon garding the tower because a pricess lives under the roof of the top floor?
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Old August 9th, 2013, 12:02 PM   #3963
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Edificio Italia, in São Paulo.



Ugly, but...

Torre de TV Digital, in Brasilia.
This is nightmare.

Give it at all beautiful Skyscrapers in Sao Paulo?
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Old August 9th, 2013, 03:45 PM   #3964
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Shouldn't that be the Spanish Building?
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Old August 9th, 2013, 07:56 PM   #3965
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Claro que a ridícula nova sede da Cedae, no Rio de Janeiro, não poderia ficar de fora...





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Old August 10th, 2013, 01:30 AM   #3966
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residencial in tempo (benidorm)


Ugly and... funny... They forgot to build a lift...
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/arti...-fit-lift.html
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Old August 10th, 2013, 01:35 AM   #3967
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Looks neat actually .
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Old August 10th, 2013, 01:41 AM   #3968
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yea, it looks clean... but looks like pants... i duno why it reminds me of eureka tower... maybe because of the colour ?
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Old August 10th, 2013, 04:33 AM   #3969
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Library of Birmingham
A tacky, horrid mess, it's difficult to believe this was only just completed. I think it passes reclad Guy's Hospital in terms of the UK's ugliest building.

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Old August 10th, 2013, 11:14 AM   #3970
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FAIL! @


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Old August 10th, 2013, 11:22 AM   #3971
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That isn't a skyscraper, that is a 'fake' castle-kind-of-thing.
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Old August 10th, 2013, 01:37 PM   #3972
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Stadtwerke

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Old August 10th, 2013, 01:43 PM   #3973
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Ugly postmodernist buildings for sure .
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Old August 10th, 2013, 04:27 PM   #3974
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I find them alright. The first one's modernist, though. The second is very similar to One Astor Place in Manhattan. I ate there back in 2011.
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Old August 10th, 2013, 04:34 PM   #3975
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I don't think they're that bad. The second one looks like it's being renovated, which is always a plus, in my opinion. I like it when old buildings are brought back to how they looked when they first opened.
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Old August 10th, 2013, 05:37 PM   #3976
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One Astor Plaza but definitely looks better than this box.
He looks like an enlarged car park house.
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Old August 10th, 2013, 05:54 PM   #3977
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I saw this one in Bratislava:



I think it's suitable for this thread. But secretly I do like it a bit. Though it's in bad shape: lots of graffiti (like elsewhere in Bratislava).
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Old August 10th, 2013, 05:57 PM   #3978
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I really like that one. It takes some serious balls to work in that, though.
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Old August 10th, 2013, 06:02 PM   #3979
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I personally find it amazing. I've never understood why people ever saw it as ugly.
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Old August 10th, 2013, 09:49 PM   #3980
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SlvR Building actually looks neat .
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