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Petronas Towers, Kuala Lumpur 526 52.97%
WTC Towers, NYC 467 47.03%
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Old November 15th, 2012, 02:19 PM   #301
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Petronas are nice and tall but a bit guady for my taste. So I choose the old WTC:

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Old November 16th, 2012, 04:33 AM   #302
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Those are some fantastic shots. What years are those from?
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Old November 16th, 2012, 04:37 AM   #303
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Old November 16th, 2012, 04:41 AM   #304
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With the WTC, there are either amazing pictures, or really amazing pictures.
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Old November 22nd, 2012, 10:30 PM   #305
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WTC New York.
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Old November 23rd, 2012, 08:09 AM   #306
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Those are some fantastic shots. What years are those from?
Most of them are from the late 80s-mid 90s.

The ones of the World Financial Center under construction are definitely from 1986. You can see that 2WFC (dome top) and 7WTC are still under construction (and weren't completed until 1987). 4WFC (ziggurat top) is nearly complete, and it was completed in mid-1986.
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Old December 7th, 2012, 06:35 AM   #307
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Both. WTC because of its symbolism while Petronas for its design.
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Old December 8th, 2012, 02:31 AM   #308
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of course i vote for Petronas Twin towers, no longer be the tallest in the world, but this tower is timeless for the design. and WTC Twin tower is no longer in this earth. somebody put on the list, Petronas Twin Tower Vs Prambanan Temple. Beautiful Petronas.

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Old December 8th, 2012, 10:44 PM   #309
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Old December 9th, 2012, 04:49 AM   #310
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Even with its nighttime illumination the Petronas Towers wouldn't catch my attention as much as the WTC
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Old December 9th, 2012, 05:55 AM   #311
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I've never seen another building look like the WTC did at night. Unique lighting shape patterns
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Old December 9th, 2012, 06:19 AM   #312
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Even with its nighttime illumination the Petronas Towers wouldn't catch my attention as much as the WTC
are you sure?
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Old December 11th, 2012, 02:06 PM   #313
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2 toothpaste boxes
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Old December 11th, 2012, 03:51 PM   #314
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Yet these giant toothpaste boxes were classier and made more sense than half the crap being built today.
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Old December 11th, 2012, 04:16 PM   #315
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These 2 buildings are unique in its own way. btw, what half crap?
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Old December 11th, 2012, 09:19 PM   #316
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WTC by a long shot
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Old December 11th, 2012, 09:55 PM   #317
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Old December 12th, 2012, 04:56 PM   #318
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Even with its nighttime illumination the Petronas Towers wouldn't catch my attention as much as the WTC
How are there so many people working in offices at night? Or is the lights just left on and used as building lighting at night???

There are night office shifts in the city that never sleeps I guess!
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Old December 12th, 2012, 04:58 PM   #319
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cool i like how you can save time in these building by just walkign acorss that bridge instead of walking right down one and going up to the other..
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Old December 12th, 2012, 06:56 PM   #320
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The trade towers weren't just buildings, they were monuments, in the same way the washington spire is a monument, symbols of art and the United States.
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