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Old March 3rd, 2011, 01:27 PM   #20241
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wow, now it rise up fasten.
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Old March 3rd, 2011, 01:47 PM   #20242
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That cladding is an absolute mirror.
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Old March 3rd, 2011, 03:23 PM   #20243
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thanx for updates, guys!!!!
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Old March 3rd, 2011, 03:50 PM   #20244
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fantastic update photos
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Old March 3rd, 2011, 04:03 PM   #20245
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Old March 3rd, 2011, 04:08 PM   #20246
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Almost approaching 7WTC.
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Old March 3rd, 2011, 04:13 PM   #20247
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When is midtown going to get a skyscraper this size?? if there was a 1500 ft tower in midtown new yorks skyline would be just amazing
It would have to be something truly magnificent to warrant it trumping the ESB as tallest in midtown.
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Old March 3rd, 2011, 05:28 PM   #20248
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A lot of 300m+ towers are comeing to midtown manhatten.
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Old March 3rd, 2011, 05:46 PM   #20249
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It would have to be something truly magnificent to warrant it trumping the ESB as tallest in midtown.
A larger and more modern designed replica of ESB. Just food for thought...
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Old March 3rd, 2011, 06:03 PM   #20250
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A larger and more modern designed replica of ESB. Just food for thought...
Something with that sort of setback silhouette would be all I'd want, yeah, good call.
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Old March 3rd, 2011, 06:05 PM   #20251
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A larger and more modern designed replica of ESB. Just food for thought...
Something with that sort of setback silhouette would be all I'd want. I've always thought, like a lot of people, that the setbacks of the ESB make it one of, if not the greatest skyscraper in the world. Even now. Yeah, good call.



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Old March 3rd, 2011, 06:29 PM   #20252
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It's going way too much off topic, please stay on topic...
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Old March 3rd, 2011, 07:18 PM   #20253
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Yeah sorry about that, though I would have expected a mod rather than a really recent member to say that, but you're right, sorry for the deviation.
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Old March 3rd, 2011, 08:01 PM   #20254
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Old March 4th, 2011, 01:30 AM   #20255
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When is midtown going to get a skyscraper this size?? if there was a 1500 ft tower in midtown new yorks skyline would be just amazing
Well, the ESB is nearly 1500 feet if you count the antenna.
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Old March 4th, 2011, 01:32 AM   #20256
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Old March 4th, 2011, 02:04 AM   #20257
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lol yeah, and you only took a picture of the smaller half. honestly midtown manhattan is itself the best skyline in the world and adding downtown makes it impossible to top...sorry Hong Kong
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Old March 4th, 2011, 02:40 AM   #20258
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Great pictures, NYCD! I hope your foot gets better.

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Old March 4th, 2011, 03:04 AM   #20259
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Old March 4th, 2011, 04:43 AM   #20260
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Those last 3 pictures really give a scale of how big this monster truly is, compared to the construction workers and everything
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