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Old December 17th, 2007, 04:36 AM   #41
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Amazing structure! Great architecture! Awesome project!
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Old December 17th, 2007, 01:57 PM   #42
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Even from above it looks fantastac

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Old December 17th, 2007, 02:02 PM   #43
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That is one beatiful piece of art! Amazing, what a building. Dubai copy expected within ten days....
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Old December 17th, 2007, 02:15 PM   #44
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Wow, sure reminds me of the pyramids and that pyramid like structure (was that x-seed 4000?) envisioned in Japan
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Old December 17th, 2007, 02:15 PM   #45
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Old December 17th, 2007, 05:46 PM   #46
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Even from above it looks fantastac

From abiove looks most fanrastic!
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Old December 17th, 2007, 05:50 PM   #47
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Dubai copy expected within ten days....


Looks like the once proposed mile high tower in Tokio bay. Anyway, 5 years construction time seems very optimistic and I'm wondering about daylight in the center of the building... the base is HUGE!

But a real 21st century project!
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Old December 17th, 2007, 05:52 PM   #48
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^Haha!

But this is great! And 450m!!!
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Old December 17th, 2007, 05:59 PM   #49
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wa.....what a beautiful building....
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Old December 17th, 2007, 07:25 PM   #50
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Wow! This is so freaking futuristic! I like it!
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Old December 17th, 2007, 08:22 PM   #51
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It's a matter transceptor to deep space where the empire is building the death star
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Old December 17th, 2007, 09:08 PM   #52
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Good design
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Old December 17th, 2007, 11:46 PM   #53
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WOAH...i don't know what to say, wow!
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Old December 17th, 2007, 11:49 PM   #54
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i only think it should be taller. 450m are not enough for my taste
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Old December 17th, 2007, 11:59 PM   #55
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I wonder if Blizzard goes to sue Foster:

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Old December 18th, 2007, 12:26 AM   #56
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Bravo! Очень харошо!

An instant classic.
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Old December 18th, 2007, 01:32 AM   #57
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That really looks great - they should build something similar in Berlin on the Tempelhof airport airfield site!
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Old December 18th, 2007, 01:37 AM   #58
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That is one beatiful piece of art! Amazing, what a building. Dubai copy expected within ten days....
LOL!!!
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Old December 18th, 2007, 02:04 AM   #59
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Wooow Foster did it again
A state of the art proyect
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Old December 18th, 2007, 02:08 AM   #60
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That is one beatiful piece of art! Amazing, what a building. Dubai copy expected within ten days....
No, Dubai will propose something 500 m+ and add a replica of this to the top for decoration :P.
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