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Old November 23rd, 2014, 01:43 PM   #1061
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Old November 24th, 2014, 03:07 AM   #1062
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Old November 24th, 2014, 07:47 PM   #1063
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Old November 24th, 2014, 11:30 PM   #1064
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if all the new boxes were not there and it was a different material it would look like the 30s all over again
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Old November 24th, 2014, 11:56 PM   #1065
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It is, but with a lot less ornaments.

It looks so tiny compared to th glass giants of the WTC.
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Old November 26th, 2014, 12:06 AM   #1066
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Old November 26th, 2014, 12:08 AM   #1067
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if all the new boxes were not there and it was a different material it would look like the 30s all over again
Yeah, and if the skyscrapers were not there it would look like the 1830s all over again.
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Old November 26th, 2014, 02:09 AM   #1068
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If all the buildings were not there it would look like the 1630s again.
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Old November 26th, 2014, 03:14 AM   #1069
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Old November 26th, 2014, 09:12 PM   #1070
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¿how many meters to the roof?
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Old November 26th, 2014, 09:15 PM   #1071
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It's in the title.. 286
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Old November 26th, 2014, 09:49 PM   #1072
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all hail art deco
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Old November 27th, 2014, 07:55 AM   #1073
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all hail art deco
Dare I say, post-modern art deco?
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Old November 27th, 2014, 10:34 AM   #1074
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Old November 27th, 2014, 07:54 PM   #1075
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Old November 27th, 2014, 09:21 PM   #1076
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It's nothing remotely close to Art Deco, it's not even gothic lol.
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Old November 27th, 2014, 10:15 PM   #1077
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This is easily my favorite angle of downtown. Something tall with an angled crown (Ping An esque but slimmer) on the far right/south eastern tip would look great.
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Old November 27th, 2014, 11:54 PM   #1078
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Old November 28th, 2014, 09:22 PM   #1079
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Isn't that that tower in Atlanta?
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Old November 28th, 2014, 09:31 PM   #1080
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looks similar and around the same area of the never built South Ferry Plaza
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