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Old September 14th, 2015, 03:24 PM   #16741
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Are there zoning laws west of Midtown that prevent towers from going up? The line of development is so abrupt it almost forms a wall of skyscrapers.
Hell's Kitchen. Google it.
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Old September 15th, 2015, 03:27 AM   #16742
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Old September 15th, 2015, 05:19 AM   #16743
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...or the middle class...or upper class. Really just for that select few 1%
The upper class encompasses the 1%.
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Old September 15th, 2015, 03:48 PM   #16744
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Old September 15th, 2015, 07:33 PM   #16745
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I find it ironic that this tower's roof height is higher than that of the One World Trade Centre. Hah!
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Old September 16th, 2015, 04:17 PM   #16746
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Are they gonna cover the mechanic floors?
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Old September 16th, 2015, 04:28 PM   #16747
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I find it ironic that this tower's roof height is higher than that of the One World Trade Centre. Hah!
There is nothing ironic about that at all.
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Old September 16th, 2015, 04:36 PM   #16748
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Crisp clear morning - the sun is shining through some of the peeled windows and mech floor safety netting just enough to give a glimpse inside (click pic for full size):



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Old September 16th, 2015, 05:01 PM   #16749
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Amazing building ...
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Old September 16th, 2015, 06:30 PM   #16750
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Hey, I just made my September Update. I would like to thank you for all the pictures. Enjoy the video

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Old September 16th, 2015, 06:57 PM   #16751
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I find it ironic that this tower's roof height is higher than that of the One World Trade Centre. Hah!
I find it ironic that you don't know what 'ironic' means.
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Old September 17th, 2015, 08:44 AM   #16752
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Old September 17th, 2015, 04:17 PM   #16753
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WOW ! Amazing pictures.

What a dominance... 432 Park Avenue.
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Old September 17th, 2015, 05:08 PM   #16754
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Old September 17th, 2015, 05:35 PM   #16755
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I find it ironic that this tower's roof height is higher than that of the One World Trade Centre. Hah!
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There is nothing ironic about that at all.
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I find it ironic that you don't know what 'ironic' means.
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Old September 18th, 2015, 12:12 AM   #16756
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Some cell phone shots from a few minutes ago (click for full size):

The base from 56th St:


Yup, it's tall:


A glimpse of the retail space in the base of the cube on 56th & Park:


The cube:
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Old September 18th, 2015, 12:15 AM   #16757
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I think the glass is a bit too green, actually.
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Old September 18th, 2015, 04:28 PM   #16758
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I find it ironic that you don't know what 'ironic' means.
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Old September 18th, 2015, 05:02 PM   #16759
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Old September 19th, 2015, 08:59 AM   #16760
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