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Petronas Towers, Kuala Lumpur 526 52.97%
WTC Towers, NYC 467 47.03%
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Old October 2nd, 2006, 05:35 AM   #101
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No i voted for the world trade centers becasue they look better and look really bold.
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Old October 3rd, 2006, 09:00 AM   #102
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WTC twin towers , the first twins and they looked massive and impresive , strengt over beauty
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Old October 3rd, 2006, 09:46 AM   #103
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This picture clinched it for me, simplicity works, they look so elegant, especially with that waterfront reflection. Absolutely stunning!

Question, am I the only Malaysian voting for the WTC??
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Old October 4th, 2006, 05:44 AM   #104
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The Petronas symbolyze the awaking of Asia and 'skrapers, the twins symblolized eveything else..........9/11 never forget.
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Old October 11th, 2006, 11:18 AM   #105
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Petronas Tower y el arquitecto es de la tierra del mate.
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Old October 11th, 2006, 07:14 PM   #106
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Y el del WTC Es de la Tierra de starbucks, segunda generacion de padres Japoneses... Como sea, los dos exelentes arquitectos... Mis admiracion total...







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Old November 17th, 2006, 10:54 PM   #107
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Old November 18th, 2006, 07:25 AM   #108
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WTC. Where else could you stand up at the base and look up and be enraptured. ANYWHERE on the base (You can't even do this for Sears Tower). I have been blessed, I stood on the roof observation deck, I think 1996 (I should dig for the OLD 8 MM tape and youtube it). The lobbies were insanely impressive. I thought WOW look at this open space and there are more than 100 floors above that!!! Petronas is absolutely beautiful also. The only weird looking thing is the sky bridge. I have never actually seen Petronas except in pictures, but the shape is cool. In KL I do like TeleKom Malaysia that is one real beautiful building! I vote WTC but it is close!!!

At least there exists still Minoru Yamasaki's twin towers, Century City in LA! They are only 44 floors though (and triangular)
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Old November 18th, 2006, 02:15 PM   #109
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I decided over architecture and construction. As a result, I chose Petronas. Architecturally, WTC is not original and the box method was being used all the way back in the stone age.Construction-wise, great achievement for its time but didn't Sears do something just as impressive?

Petronas is a beauty, so much detail in it and construction-wise, a real feat for modern times because it was so difficult to get the bridge to be on the tower in such a high winds and the stress put on the towers and bridge was such a problem.
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Old November 18th, 2006, 02:23 PM   #110
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Cesar pelli!! Cesar Pelli!!! go go go
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Old November 18th, 2006, 08:38 PM   #111
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Petronas Twins.

Awesome towers...
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Old December 1st, 2006, 09:54 AM   #112
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Petronas Twin Towers-for the ultra-modern design...
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Old December 5th, 2006, 12:55 AM   #113
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Since boxy buildings like the Twins do not change around the top, they can look like they are going on forever from the ground up.

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Old December 5th, 2006, 02:31 AM   #114
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it's the wtc for me. iconic, and sadly missed.
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Old December 6th, 2006, 12:25 AM   #115
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For me is Petronas Tower
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Old December 6th, 2006, 06:43 PM   #116
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Both are iconic towers, but ill give the vote for Petronas for its superior aesthetics.
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Old December 6th, 2006, 06:50 PM   #117
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Petronas for me
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Old December 7th, 2006, 03:58 PM   #118
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petronas nicest and tallest!!!
the WTC was nice and tall, but it was a huege steel box
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Old December 7th, 2006, 04:39 PM   #119
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WTC. Classic, elegant. No contest.
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Old December 8th, 2006, 05:47 PM   #120
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