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View Poll Results: Philadelphia - United States
10 142 19.56%
9.5 71 9.78%
9 130 17.91%
8.5 75 10.33%
8 75 10.33%
7.5 33 4.55%
7 37 5.10%
6.5 12 1.65%
6 11 1.52%
5.5 7 0.96%
5 9 1.24%
4.5 4 0.55%
4 7 0.96%
3.5 35 4.82%
3 or less 78 10.74%
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Old October 25th, 2005, 06:16 AM   #101
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LETS GO UP

U want a extra tall skyscraper...here we go, Comcast Tower, construction under way to be the tallest in our skyline...HOT PHILLADELPHIA!

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Old October 25th, 2005, 06:43 AM   #102
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philadelphia is awesome!
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Old October 25th, 2005, 06:49 AM   #103
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Ive always loved Philadelphia, 8.5/10.
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Old October 26th, 2005, 12:22 AM   #104
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Some newer shots of philly WOOHOO

Yeah these photos are stolen...sorry can't take credit for taking them lol


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Old October 26th, 2005, 12:48 AM   #105
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A very nice city 8,5/10
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Old October 26th, 2005, 01:03 AM   #106
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Philadelphia is an awesome city 8/10
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Old November 28th, 2005, 03:13 PM   #107
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great city! a real symbol of american heritage

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Old November 29th, 2005, 12:45 AM   #108
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Old December 29th, 2005, 07:23 AM   #109
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Philly has few building above 500 feet, but the ones it does have are real tall, well designed, and nicely clustered. The city has a simple symetry with one central peak, and that is appealing. Philly has a lot of older buildings that aren't prominent in the skline pictures, but make for a really great experience in person. One of the few cities that looks good in picutes AND in person. 9/10


I agree we need more, we already have 10 and by 2010 we should have 12-13 with construction of PA plaza /mandeville place and the ritz, philly's skyline could be in the top 20 in the world then if it isn't already.
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Old December 29th, 2005, 09:10 PM   #110
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Old December 30th, 2005, 07:04 AM   #111
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It's one of my favorite all time skylines. With the ComCast Ctr finished it will look amazing. 9.5/10
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Old December 31st, 2005, 10:54 AM   #112
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One nice skyline. 7/10
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Old January 2nd, 2006, 06:09 AM   #113
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Nice combination of size, density,compactness,height and quality.

This is one of the best skylines out there.








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Old January 26th, 2006, 09:50 AM   #114
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Old January 26th, 2006, 09:51 AM   #115
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Impressive skyline

8.5/10 for Philly
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Old January 28th, 2006, 09:35 AM   #116
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Old March 15th, 2006, 11:54 AM   #117
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10/10.. The best laid out skyline I have seen in the world!! I am in the navy and have been all over the world.. And now that they have extended it into University city it will become a huge skyline!! It already is a Big skyline!!
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Old March 16th, 2006, 01:25 AM   #118
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9/10- great density, very well-developed.
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Old June 19th, 2006, 05:49 AM   #119
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Impressive cluster..
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Old June 25th, 2006, 03:37 AM   #120
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Amazing skyline.10/10
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