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Thursday, May 18, 2006

Amateur bookmaking on monstrosities

Odds the Atlantic Yards abomination is built: 3 to 2



"It still feels like Brooklyn." - Laurie Olin, project landscape designer. Incidentally, Laurie Olin also designed Battery Park City, which should give some indication of what he thinks a city feels like. Tool.

Odds the Freedom Tower is never built: 2 to 1


"A giant, twisty middle finger to the rest of the city." - Antid Oto


Tags: George Pataki, Atlantic Yards, Ground Zero, Laurie Olin, New York, politics

1 Comments:

  • At 2:53 PM, Blogger Solomon Grundy said…

    Lol, yeah. Sad thing is, even the hideous Freedom Tower is marginally less aggressively ugly than the Twin Towers. At least there's only the one.

     

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