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Old July 7th, 2009, 12:26 PM   #1181
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so different so innovative so amazing...love it.
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Old July 7th, 2009, 05:21 PM   #1182
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I love this building so much. One question what are the ceiling heights on the average floor? 83 flat only 822ft seems like they must be low.
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Old July 7th, 2009, 05:29 PM   #1183
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It became one of my absolute favorites when I first saw a pic of it! Just stunning!!!
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Old July 7th, 2009, 09:02 PM   #1184
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Love it!!! I showed that picture to Seattle forum a while ago and no ones like it! It is seem like I am only Seattleite on SSC love this tower! I'd love to have one similar tower to get built in Seattle too!
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Old July 8th, 2009, 04:05 AM   #1185
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Old July 10th, 2009, 06:36 AM   #1186
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http://www.flickr.com/photos/b24chic...26584/sizes/l/
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Old July 10th, 2009, 03:11 PM   #1187
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nice find
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Old July 11th, 2009, 03:22 AM   #1188
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So striking, yet it blends perfectly with the skyline.
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Old July 11th, 2009, 03:25 AM   #1189
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nice find
image hosted on flickr
I like this angle. it likes a huge art deco culpture.
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Old July 11th, 2009, 04:18 AM   #1190
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OMGOMGOMG!!!

is that real??? slap me!

The last time I saw this thing it was still a render!
Oh shit.. Army kept me from the world for so long.

And not to mention, its stunning, absolutely beautiful
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Old July 11th, 2009, 11:20 PM   #1191
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Welcome back to the real world my friend!
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Old July 26th, 2009, 11:19 PM   #1192
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enigma on the skyline

Light on the N side in the early morning.

Plays well with neighbors



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Old July 27th, 2009, 02:32 AM   #1193
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What are they still doing? The outside looks done to me.
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Old July 27th, 2009, 02:38 AM   #1194
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I love this building!!!! a great idea
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Old July 27th, 2009, 04:48 AM   #1195
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What are they still doing? The outside looks done to me.
The inside.
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Old July 27th, 2009, 05:08 AM   #1196
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Just got back from Chicago, amazing city and i loved this building!






I really like this a lot!
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Old July 27th, 2009, 07:56 AM   #1197
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Chicago looks so cosy and warm in this picture.


Gotta get there soon to see all new projects since my last visit in 2005.
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Old July 27th, 2009, 05:49 PM   #1198
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The inside.
With a crane?
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Old July 28th, 2009, 05:03 PM   #1199
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HOLY SHIT!
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Old July 28th, 2009, 10:56 PM   #1200
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With a crane?
cranes are gone already.
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