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Old November 6th, 2012, 11:32 PM   #2861
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Sadly, most beautiful buildings are controversial. And the Nimby Londoners mostly dislike Shard for the height.

But I still cannot find a single reason as to why people hate Mercury City (except possibly the unusual cladding)
Cuz he is the main rival of Shard, I suppose.
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Old November 7th, 2012, 12:12 AM   #2862
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I can assure You, that most people don't have that kind of developed strategy/idea. Between London and Moscow there's 2500 kilometres and a few borders.
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Old November 7th, 2012, 04:01 AM   #2863
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Absolutely amazing building! This planet is better with this.
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Old November 7th, 2012, 03:05 PM   #2864
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I love it so much!!! Beautiful!
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Old November 8th, 2012, 01:10 AM   #2865
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Well done, can't wait for the full cladding. One of my favs!
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Old November 8th, 2012, 07:55 AM   #2866
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I wonder if some of the interiors are finished
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Old November 8th, 2012, 09:23 AM   #2867
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Old November 8th, 2012, 04:57 PM   #2868
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Old November 8th, 2012, 10:38 PM   #2869
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What other tower could possibly pull off orange cladding so well? And the shape, A perfect building.
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Old November 9th, 2012, 12:29 AM   #2870
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What other tower could possibly pull off orange cladding so well?

Ryugyong Hotel would look good
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Old November 9th, 2012, 04:54 AM   #2871
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Old November 9th, 2012, 05:29 PM   #2872
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Old November 9th, 2012, 09:19 PM   #2873
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What other tower could possibly pull off orange cladding so well? And the shape, A perfect building.
yes. absolutely, you moscow lot are lucky twats for receiving such a fantastic structure grrrrrrrrrr
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Old November 9th, 2012, 09:25 PM   #2874
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It wasn’t just for the building, it is for the whole regeneration of London Bridge station. But I never herd of it being that much before, I thought it was £450 million
yes 'the place' is also being built and the whole station is being redeveloped etc
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Old November 9th, 2012, 09:44 PM   #2875
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yes. absolutely, you moscow lot are lucky twats for receiving such a fantastic structure grrrrrrrrrr
Your UK slang confuses me. Was that meant in a sarcastic way?
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Old November 9th, 2012, 10:21 PM   #2876
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It is an English humor, sir .)
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Old November 9th, 2012, 10:23 PM   #2877
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Your UK slang confuses me. Was that meant in a sarcastic way?
It's like saying "You jerks are so dang lucky!" coming from an Amerikanski, if that makes sense.
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Old November 9th, 2012, 11:06 PM   #2878
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It's like saying "You jerks are so dang lucky!" coming from an Amerikanski, if that makes sense.
I think Donodoener had in mind the word "****" in that it's not exactly complimentary, but I guess in this case its meaning is way softened and amounts to just saying "dudes"
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Old November 10th, 2012, 07:28 AM   #2879
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It's like saying "You jerks are so dang lucky!" coming from an Amerikanski, if that makes sense.
It should say "d*ckheads"
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Old November 10th, 2012, 02:34 PM   #2880
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ahh... it's like the words "pissed" and "****" with different meanings in the US and UK.
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