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Old February 3rd, 2010, 02:12 AM   #1161
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A poured-concrete supertall is sheer madness.
Petronas towers?
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Old February 3rd, 2010, 03:40 PM   #1162
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looks like the work is stopped
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Old February 3rd, 2010, 04:46 PM   #1163
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That picture is from last year. sveibo only re-posted it because someone asked for a winter photo.
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Old February 3rd, 2010, 05:03 PM   #1164
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There could be lots of interior work going on...
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Old February 3rd, 2010, 05:18 PM   #1165
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That picture is from last year. sveibo only re-posted it because someone asked for a winter photo.


Eee. Yes, from 31.december 2009. So, almost 5 weeks ago.
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Old February 3rd, 2010, 07:59 PM   #1166
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Oh you're right. All the trolling in between must have made it seem longer.
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Old February 3rd, 2010, 08:30 PM   #1167
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Looking at this building makes me wanna wank !
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Old February 4th, 2010, 03:16 AM   #1168
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Ehmm ok, The phallic symbol?

Well it seems that they have stopped cladding from this side, but I guess there's some work going on at the other two sides.
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Old February 10th, 2010, 05:47 AM   #1169
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Here is a picture taken from another side (September 2009).

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The way the country side starts just beyond the city [and no suburbs], it's like medieval times. I like it.
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Old February 10th, 2010, 08:37 AM   #1170
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It actually is quite tolerable now
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Old February 10th, 2010, 10:52 AM   #1171
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Man, how I wish this building was in or near Mid Valley City, Kuala Lumpur... Would make a great companion to the TM Tower nearby!
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Old February 10th, 2010, 02:27 PM   #1172
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Pyongyang is on today's banner!
Too bad the photo is not very up to date.
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Old February 10th, 2010, 05:02 PM   #1173
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Too bad the photo is not very up to date.
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Old February 11th, 2010, 12:54 PM   #1174
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The people look more modern than I thought they'd be.
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Old February 11th, 2010, 01:04 PM   #1175
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ot: why are the people wearing black? weird.
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Old February 11th, 2010, 01:49 PM   #1176
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Winter.....black soaks in the sun making you warmer....what no winter where you are from?
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Old February 11th, 2010, 01:50 PM   #1177
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Because dark colours atract sun light, so they are warmer.

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Man, how I wish this building was in or near Mid Valley City, Kuala Lumpur... Would make a great companion to the TM Tower nearby!
A 660m version of this tower would look great in Dubai.
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Old February 11th, 2010, 02:53 PM   #1178
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A 660m version of this tower would look great in Dubai.
i can just disagree- would be awful IMO...
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Old February 13th, 2010, 11:33 PM   #1179
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where did N. Korea get the $$$ from all a sudden?
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Old February 13th, 2010, 11:40 PM   #1180
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