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Old October 9th, 2010, 07:04 PM   #721
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Everything. The architecture looks banal, and the city looks lifeless.
You're just crazy, man.
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Old October 9th, 2010, 08:39 PM   #722
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Oh well, its true that different people see cities differently, so I hope Mr Walpole gets to visit Toronto some day and see how he likes it! Toronto is not for everyone, but maybe he could have a good visit sometime!
Let's not derail this lovely photothread put together by the hard work of shyaman!!
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Old October 9th, 2010, 09:03 PM   #723
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What a load of great pictures! I wish more cities had towers like the CN so we could get those fantastic shots!
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Old October 9th, 2010, 11:44 PM   #724
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You're just crazy, man.
I like lots of old architecture. The photos shown here depict an expanse of new buildings, and ones that aren't very interesting.
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Old October 10th, 2010, 02:49 AM   #725
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I like lots of old architecture. The photos shown here depict an expanse of new buildings, and ones that aren't very interesting.
You're right. We shouldn't ever bother taking pictures of new buildings, becuase they don't deserve to be seen. They are all shit. To hell with them all. I can't believe people even grace those hideous, characterless pieces of crap with their presence.
Only structures constructed before the 1930s deserve our gaze.
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Old October 10th, 2010, 05:03 AM   #726
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You're really self-conscious about Toronto.
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Old October 10th, 2010, 05:13 AM   #727
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You're really self-conscious about Toronto.
It could be any city.

How does having new buildings make a city lifeless? New buildings means development. Development means there is demand for those facilities. New facilities means there is PEOPLE. How is it lifeless?

You are gonna have to be more specific, 'cause you just sound nutty.
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Old October 10th, 2010, 05:21 AM   #728
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I'm not going to detract from Shayman's thread by arguing the merits and downsides of Toronto. I'm glad you like it.
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Old October 10th, 2010, 08:31 AM   #729
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I'm not going to detract from Shayman's thread by arguing the merits and downsides of Toronto. I'm glad you like it.
You already have. On several occasions. Maybe we can let Shayman get his thread back on course now.
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Old October 10th, 2010, 02:12 PM   #730
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Toronto is gorgeous, no matter seen from the tv tower or the street level pix of old ciy, it's perfect!
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Old October 10th, 2010, 02:22 PM   #731
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I actually don't mind the recent exchange of opinions here.


But I like Toronto the way it is, especially the following pictures of...

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