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View Poll Results: Pick which one you would like to see built
Twin Towers II 418 60.06%
Freedom Tower 278 39.94%
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Old August 10th, 2006, 04:47 AM   #1
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Twin Towers II vs Freedom Tower

Haven't seen any of these here lately so I thought I'd start one up. Pick which one you want and why.












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Old August 10th, 2006, 04:56 AM   #2
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Old August 10th, 2006, 04:59 AM   #3
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Old August 10th, 2006, 05:16 AM   #4
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Well two freedom towers would be cool but in this case Twin Towers i love the memorial too its awsome!!
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Old August 10th, 2006, 05:31 AM   #5
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I have nothing against the design of Freedom Tower (apart from it's name) and would gladly have it in my city but I can't go past the twins as a perfered option. As difficult it would be for many to see every day of their working life I really like the idea of the old facade incorporated into the memorial. Many cities have an historic relic of a tragedy such as war and although I love the 'serenity' of the waterfalls I would really like to see the old remaining walls of the original replaced (although I expect they have long since been reduced to scrap). I don't really like the facade of the 'replacement' twins as the windows don't seem to replicate the 'elegance' of the shear wall columns of the old WTC. It's a very flawed concept but I like it on many levels. Of course it will never be built but in terms of memory and defiance I like it.
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Old August 10th, 2006, 05:44 AM   #6
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wtc , the freedom tower is watered down pile of crap. The only thing i will say thats bad about the Trump scheme is that the memorials a bit scary and not very skillfully thought out.
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Old August 10th, 2006, 04:32 PM   #7
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They are going to build just one supertall, so in context of the current plans I prefer the Freedom Tower (preferably with a less pathetic name, tho) - two next to each other would look pretty ridiculous, imo.
But if they had chosen to build a twin tower complex again (which I hoped for), I'd rather have seen the old WTC being rebuilt.

I like what the Twin Towers 2 complex looks like (especially the rebuilding of the same towers: the ultimate '**** you' to those responsible for 9/11), except two things: the memorial (the facade left-overs are a bit too morbid for my liking), and also the facade of the two towers, as it lacks the strong vertical lines that emphasized the tower's enormous mass and especially height. The concept towers look way too average for such a hi-profile 'project'.
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Old August 10th, 2006, 04:33 PM   #8
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WTC TWIN TOWERS, the belton/gardner twin towers are great its just the windows dont look right, the towers should look exactly the same as the ones that were there on 9/10/01
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Old August 10th, 2006, 04:49 PM   #9
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Freedom seems more appropriate.
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Old August 10th, 2006, 10:02 PM   #10
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I hate the top of the Freedom Tower.
I still prefer the other version.
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Old August 10th, 2006, 10:03 PM   #11
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Twin Towers again!
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Old August 10th, 2006, 10:27 PM   #12
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I preffer the twin towers ,like they said is the ultimate standing against the terrorist , and the memorial is impressive a little morbid but brings to mind that phrase we will never forget. ill actually like both desings
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Old August 10th, 2006, 10:49 PM   #13
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What a question, of course the Old Twin Towers!!!
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Old August 11th, 2006, 01:17 AM   #14
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I prefer the Freedom Tower!
WTC towers are gone for good and i don't like copies either!
Besides that would be quite weird and spooky...
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Old August 11th, 2006, 07:19 AM   #15
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The twin towers were pretty ugly towers IMHO, whereas the freedom tower is skyscraper porn
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Old August 11th, 2006, 11:01 AM   #16
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I never liked the WTC and The Freedom Tower looks MUCH better...
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Old August 11th, 2006, 04:07 PM   #17
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I believe that the Freedom tower should be built along with a memorial. A memorial not just for United States citizens, but for the entire world. It was the day that everyone realised that we are vulnerable at home or at work. This does not mean that I like the design of the Freedom tower.
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Old August 11th, 2006, 10:00 PM   #18
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Here is an up-to-date version of the Freedom Tower

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Old August 12th, 2006, 04:23 AM   #19
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Is it just me or is the Freedom Tower a big middle finger to terrorist.
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Old August 12th, 2006, 04:26 AM   #20
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