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View Poll Results: OLD WTC VS. NEW WTC: WHICH DO YOU PREFER
old. The twin towers were classic and symbolic. 74 54.01%
please, those monstosities shouldn't have been built. The Freedom Tower is a breath of fresh air 45 32.85%
They're both hideous; back to the drawing board! 18 13.14%
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Old December 30th, 2013, 03:21 PM   #81
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I liked the strong vertical lines in the old WTC, but I like how the new one is more varied and has a nicer plaza/park at the base.
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Old December 30th, 2013, 05:02 PM   #82
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That is an unfair comparison, because that is not the skyline the twins were designed for. You can thank later buildings like the World Financial Center for the harmony in that photo. If you were to make a more fair comparison I would use this:





And atleast to me, that looks extremely awkward and out of place too.
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Old January 16th, 2014, 07:01 PM   #83
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I was around when they built the old one and I never liked it. I like the new one much better.
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Old January 16th, 2014, 09:25 PM   #84
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The old towers weren't too great to look at, but oddly enough I still miss their presence.
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