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Old August 2nd, 2005, 08:47 AM   #41
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Old August 16th, 2005, 09:12 PM   #42
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Old August 18th, 2005, 07:04 AM   #43
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My Top 5

Chicago
New York
San Francisco
Toronto
Seattle
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Old August 18th, 2005, 05:39 PM   #44
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NYC
Toronto
Chicago
Hamilton
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Old August 24th, 2005, 01:13 PM   #45
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NYC dominates the skylines even without WTC, and Chicago leads way ahead as 2nd best. They put other cities in a harsh competition for no.3: Phila, toronto, la...
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Old August 27th, 2005, 08:29 AM   #46
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Do I need to explain more?

My name is better then yours!LOL
Following the names by:
NYC
Toronto
SF
Vancouver
LA
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Old August 28th, 2005, 05:20 AM   #47
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hhhhhmmmm....this is tough. I would say....

1. Chicago
1A. New York
3. San Fran
4. Seattle
5. Minny
6. Toronto
7. Dallas (it is unique)
8. Vancouver
9. Pittsburgh (might actually be higher)
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Old August 28th, 2005, 06:31 AM   #48
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NYC. anyone saying anything other than that or Chicago's a tool.

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Old August 29th, 2005, 07:32 AM   #49
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Old August 30th, 2005, 07:25 AM   #50
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i think 'best' can mean a lot of things. New York is certainly the biggest, Chicago is certainly the tallest, but best is more just people's personal opinions. A lot of people prefer an extremely dense core, which neither New York or Chicago have.
How are they not dense? I gotta go with NYC but Chicago is close
1. NYC
2. Chicago
3.
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5.Toronto
6. L.A.
7. Atlanta
8. Houston
9. Philly
10. Seattle
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Old September 16th, 2005, 02:06 AM   #51
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Old September 18th, 2005, 06:32 PM   #52
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1.NYC 2.Chicago

3.Toronto



4.Vanouver 5.Seattle 6.LA
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Old September 18th, 2005, 07:41 PM   #53
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1. Chicago
2. New York
3. Toronto
4. Seattle
5. Vancouver
6. Calgary
7. Dallas
8. Montreal
9. Boston
10. Minneapolis
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Old September 18th, 2005, 08:26 PM   #54
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I think the best way to compare the sylines it to take a look at skyscraperpage.com. I think every skiline could has a beauatiful photo as well as it could has an uglu photo.

For me:

1.New York City
2.Seattle
3.Los Angeles
4.San Francisco
5.Vancouver
6.Atlanta
7.Toronto
8.Miami
9.Chicago
10. Dallas or Las Vegas

I wonder to place Honolulu in my ranking but i decided to put cities which are in North America, not in North American countries.
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Old September 23rd, 2005, 02:32 AM   #55
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1 - Chicago
2 - Toronto
3 - New York
4 - Seattle
5 - Vancouver
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Old September 27th, 2005, 02:03 PM   #56
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I would say Chicago, NY might more skyscrapers but Chicago Skylines looks much better and impressive.

Hong Kong is the Best in the World and then Chicago.

Chicago
NY
LA
SF
Seattle

and then the rest
good choice but in no order, i love too the arizona skyline (tucson and phoenix)
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Old September 28th, 2005, 11:40 PM   #57
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1. New York
2. Chicago
3. Toronto

If you think anything else, you're just kidding yourself!

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Old September 29th, 2005, 12:27 AM   #58
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1. Chicago
2. New York
3. Toronto
4. Seattle
5. Vancouver
6. Calgary
7. Dallas
8. Montreal
9. Boston
10. Minneapolis
I forgot one........here's my newly revised list in order of favourite first for both Canada and the United States

CANADA
1. Toronto
2. Vancouver
3. Calgary
4. Montreal
5. Edmonton

United States
1. Seattle
2. Chicago
3. Philadelphia
4. New York
5. Dallas
6. Boston
7. Minneapolis
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Old October 30th, 2005, 02:30 AM   #59
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Is the Panama Nation in North America? I think it is... So, Panama City isn't more impressive than a few Sky Lines I've seen around here?

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Old October 30th, 2005, 03:33 AM   #60
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Geographically perhaps, but no, I don't think Panama is really a part of North America. Neither is Mexico in that sense (culturally).
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