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Old November 27th, 2004, 08:05 AM   #1
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Nominations for 'Ugliest Skyscraper'

Use this thread to name your three candidates for the official title of 'Ugliest Skyscraper'. This thread is for nominations only, just put down the three you think are the ugliest. These must be existing or topped out buildings. Do not use this thread for discussions. Feel free to start a new thread in this forum to promote and discuss your favorites.
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Old November 27th, 2004, 11:11 AM   #2
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Is it allowed to include project?

If so:

1. Lotte "Eiffel" Tower.
2. Elephant Building (Bangkok)
3. Tuntex & Shien 85 Sky Tower


If projects aren't allowed

1. Elephant Building (Bangkok)
2. Tuntex & Shien 85 Sky Tower
3. Credit Lyonnais of Lille.
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Old November 27th, 2004, 11:48 AM   #3
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There are some real horrors out there ...

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1. Trellick Tower, London








2. Genex Tower, Belgrade








3. Ryugyong Hotel, Pyongyang



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Old November 27th, 2004, 04:04 PM   #4
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1. Guy Hospital, London
2. Elephant, Bankok
3. Genex Tower, Belgrad

The Ryugyong is still a skelleton under construction (since 12 years), but IF it would be finnished, it wouldn't look so ugly with its black glass walls... maybe...
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Old November 27th, 2004, 05:16 PM   #5
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1. Muzentoren, The Hague


2. Castalia, The Hague


3. Compagnie, Rotterdam
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Old November 27th, 2004, 05:29 PM   #6
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you mean people voting for Genex!!!

it is not the ugliest but the most unique


anyways

NOT, Krakow


Crosley Tower, Cincinnati

AT&T Long Lines Building, NYC
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Old November 27th, 2004, 05:42 PM   #7
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Elephant Tower, Bangkok
Trellick Tower, London
Jiali Plaza, Wuhan
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Old November 27th, 2004, 08:58 PM   #8
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Just include built buildings.

1. AT&T Long Lines Building
2. Jiali Plaza
3. Bank of Asia Building, Bangkok
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Old November 27th, 2004, 10:43 PM   #9
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met life
Ryugyong Hotel
and that Elepahnt-shaped building i saw before. forumers of the old should know
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Old November 28th, 2004, 12:39 AM   #10
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Hey Romentir, The Met Life is B-E-A-U-tifulllllll!!!!!!!!!!
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Old November 28th, 2004, 02:33 AM   #11
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thats what people say, but i think its just a big greyish behemoth in the city
btw this is the elephantine building i spoke of
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Old November 28th, 2004, 03:20 AM   #12
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1.Kalakmul Building, Mexico City


2.Nagakin Capsule Tower, Tokyo


3. Elephant Tower, Bangkok
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Old November 28th, 2004, 03:23 AM   #13
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The elephant building for sure!! It's impossible for me to say exacly how much I hate that thing!!
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Old November 28th, 2004, 03:40 AM   #14
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1 Ryugyong Hotel
2 Tuntex Sky Tower
3 that elephant building
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Old November 28th, 2004, 04:15 AM   #15
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lol that elephant building has duck's beak and an extra foot on its mouth!
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Old November 28th, 2004, 04:31 AM   #16
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1 Elephant Building
2 Elephant Building
3 Elephant Building
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Old November 28th, 2004, 06:15 AM   #17
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1. Genex Tower, Belgrade, Serbia




2. Guys Tower, London, UK




3. Nagakin Capsule Tower, Tokyo, Japan

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Old November 28th, 2004, 07:13 AM   #18
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1. Guys Tower, England
2. Bank of Asia, Bangkok (Robot Building)
3. Tour Finance, Brussels.
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Old November 28th, 2004, 07:44 AM   #19
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That elephant building is comic relief....
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Old November 28th, 2004, 08:55 AM   #20
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1. Elepahant
2. Ryugyong Hotel
3. Trellick Tower
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