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Old July 28th, 2012, 05:08 AM   #1661
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The most dominating, imposing, and commanding skyscrapers I have personally ever seen. Those behemoths will probably never be matched anywhere in the world for sheer intimidation factor. Truly breathtaking in their sheer scale.
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Old July 28th, 2012, 06:09 AM   #1662
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I'd agree. I would say that no, New York can never again achieve a skyline that imposing again. It will regain a lot of beauty once the new WTC is back, but it will never again have that dominating personality.
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Old July 28th, 2012, 10:33 AM   #1663
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Never say never. What's to stop any city with enough office demand from building something like that in the future? 'Never' is a very long time.
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Old July 29th, 2012, 03:49 AM   #1664
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True. Should say not in the near future.

Here's a photo or two of Charlotte


http://www.skylinescenes.com/charlot...nc_v34323.html


http://www.skylinescenes.com/charlot...nc_v34306.html, by Bill Cobb
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Old July 29th, 2012, 11:58 PM   #1665
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V a n c o u v e r

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Old July 30th, 2012, 10:20 AM   #1666
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Old July 30th, 2012, 01:37 PM   #1667
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Old July 31st, 2012, 01:40 AM   #1668
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Old July 31st, 2012, 10:21 AM   #1669
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Old August 2nd, 2012, 09:21 AM   #1670
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Old August 3rd, 2012, 12:14 PM   #1671
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Old August 3rd, 2012, 01:18 PM   #1672
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Is that Aqua in the first photo?
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Old August 4th, 2012, 02:28 AM   #1674
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Old August 4th, 2012, 04:16 AM   #1675
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Houston has a great skyline but there is something about it that is off-putting for me. Maybe it's how the skyline appears abrupt and the downtown area doesn't seamlessly border neighborhoods and such.
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Old August 4th, 2012, 05:05 AM   #1676
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Yes, Aqua is the tower immediately to the right of the Aon Tower.
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Old August 4th, 2012, 05:19 AM   #1677
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Old August 9th, 2012, 02:46 AM   #1678
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Old August 10th, 2012, 01:12 AM   #1679
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Old August 10th, 2012, 08:36 PM   #1680
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Chicago is just perfect!
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