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Old January 20th, 2005, 06:10 AM   #41
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whats that building in Chicago called that was in Adventures in Babysitting? That movie and tower are soooo eighties. Was it built in the eighties?
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Old January 20th, 2005, 09:38 AM   #42
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OUB Centre, Singapore

When I was a kid, I was so excited about its knife edge I dragged my grandmother with me to stare up at it.

Today I still like to stare up at it.
Agreed! OUB Centre!
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Old January 20th, 2005, 10:04 AM   #43
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I thought Citicorp was built in the late 70s
my research says its 1977..



hehe suddenly the singaporeans and OUB gets 5-10 nominations.... i thought id be the only person to recognise its greatness
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Old January 20th, 2005, 10:14 AM   #44
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Old January 20th, 2005, 10:16 AM   #45
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my research says its 1977..



hehe suddenly the singaporeans and OUB gets 5-10 nominations.... i thought id be the only person to recognise its greatness
Haha...this is called herd instinct.
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Old January 20th, 2005, 01:27 PM   #46
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One Liberty Place, Philadelphia
Intraco II, Warsaw

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Old January 20th, 2005, 03:05 PM   #47
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Quite suprised that many thought Citicorp was built in the 80s...
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Old January 20th, 2005, 06:17 PM   #48
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Some Hong Kong entries :

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so .. does Bank of China count?
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Old January 20th, 2005, 06:45 PM   #49
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I'm rallying for OUB...
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Old January 21st, 2005, 06:15 AM   #50
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Fountain Place, Dallas





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Old January 21st, 2005, 11:49 AM   #51
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US Bank Tower (Library Tower) - Los Angeles, CA
Bank Of America Tower - Seattle,WA
(3) World Financial Center - New York,NY
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Old January 21st, 2005, 12:07 PM   #52
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Deutsche Bank Twin Towers, Frankfurt
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Old January 22nd, 2005, 06:19 AM   #53
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Some Hong Kong entries :

HSBC




Lippo
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so .. does Bank of China count?
No, it wasn't built in the 80s....
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Old January 24th, 2005, 11:57 PM   #54
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My nominations are

One Liberty Place, Philadephia
Fountain Place, Dallas
Bank of America Center, Houson


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Old January 25th, 2005, 03:54 AM   #55
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1. 333 West Wacker, Chicago:





2. One Liberty Place, Philly

3. Wells Fargo, Mnpls
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Old January 25th, 2005, 06:08 AM   #56
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i nominate Rialto, Melbourne



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Old July 3rd, 2009, 09:30 AM   #57
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whats that building in Chicago called that was in Adventures in Babysitting? That movie and tower are soooo eighties. Was it built in the eighties?
too bad you were banned.

but here is the answer...

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Smurfit-Stone_Building



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Old July 3rd, 2009, 09:31 AM   #58
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gee, I should had checked the date of the thread before replying... I found the thread by accident on Google while searching for the name of the building in the said movie, and sicne I found the information, decided to reply to the thread, never noticing it was older than Stonehenge.
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