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Old October 8th, 2009, 10:15 PM   #1061
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OMG. This one is so ugly I can't believe my eyes.

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Old October 9th, 2009, 11:09 AM   #1062
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I don't know if this one has already been posted here :


Paris, la Défense (Tour Nuage 1):



The "Nuage Family" :

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Old October 9th, 2009, 11:24 AM   #1063
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Old October 9th, 2009, 03:46 PM   #1064
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Oh please... can somebody tell me that this is just a nightmare....
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Old October 9th, 2009, 04:19 PM   #1065
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Paris, la Défense (Tour Nuage 1):



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I hope that the guy who designed that committed suicide soon after these... things were completed.
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Old October 10th, 2009, 02:32 AM   #1066
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I hope that the guy who designed that committed suicide soon after these... things were completed.
Nope, but many people want their demolition, since their year of opening (1977) !!!

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BTW "Nuage" (nickname of the towers), means cloud...
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Old October 10th, 2009, 04:30 AM   #1067
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Awful housing complex.
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Old October 10th, 2009, 04:42 AM   #1068
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Paris, la Défense (Tour Nuage 1):



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How is this allowed to exist?

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Old October 10th, 2009, 06:58 AM   #1069
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I suppose it has an elevator - and perhaps some guys who park and return your car for you.
could be fully automated
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Old October 10th, 2009, 03:35 PM   #1070
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What happened here? It looks like its been gutted by fire?
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Old October 10th, 2009, 04:22 PM   #1071
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it was, one year ago.
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Old October 12th, 2009, 12:43 AM   #1072
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They look like slums.

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Nope, but many people want their demolition, since their year of opening (1977) !!!

A more detailed pic, (hope you like the windows ) :





BTW "Nuage" (nickname of the towers), means cloud...
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Old October 12th, 2009, 06:13 AM   #1073
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Old October 12th, 2009, 11:37 AM   #1074
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Wich one is the ugly one? All of them?

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Old October 14th, 2009, 10:27 PM   #1075
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Those council houses in La Defense are hideous - i would assume that the people who live there would be consuming bucket loads of anti depressants. They should move to the seventh.
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Old October 14th, 2009, 10:33 PM   #1076
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Park La Brea in Los Angeles is something I'll never get. I used to live right next to it. While it's really pretty walking around the complex, it's just weird with it's octagon streets and it's 16 (!) nearly identical apartment buildings. It's gigantic.



This La Brea is the pits - literally! Pun intended.
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Old October 15th, 2009, 01:14 AM   #1077
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Heres an ugly one. the Russian embassy to Cuba. located in Havana
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i call it the robot building
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Old October 15th, 2009, 11:02 PM   #1078
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^ Awful, just plain awful.

I know they're gone, but looks like the plain concrete posts
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Old October 16th, 2009, 03:59 PM   #1079
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That Russian embassy in Havana is a nice piece of Brutalism. I like it a lot actually...
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Old October 16th, 2009, 09:33 PM   #1080
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The Rennisance Center wouldn't be so bad if it didn't DOMINATE the Detroit skyline.

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