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View Poll Results: Which city has the most beautiful and breathtaking skyline?
Baltimore 3 0.70%
Los Angeles 7 1.63%
Seattle 37 8.62%
Denver 9 2.10%
San Diego 7 1.63%
Phoenix 2 0.47%
Chicago 57 13.29%
San Francisco 32 7.46%
Houston 17 3.96%
New York City 92 21.45%
Boston 8 1.86%
Philadelphia 7 1.63%
Pittsburgh 23 5.36%
Dallas 13 3.03%
Detroit 5 1.17%
Atlanta 84 19.58%
St. Louis 4 0.93%
Minneapolis 15 3.50%
Kansas City 1 0.23%
New Orleans 6 1.40%
Voters: 429. You may not vote on this poll

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Old 08-14-2007, 03:09 PM
 
Location: Seattle, WA
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I absolutely love Seattle's skyline, mainly because of the gorgeous view of the city, with the space needle in front, and "floating" mount rainer in the background. Easily my fave.

 
Old 08-15-2007, 05:05 PM
 
Location: Los Angeles
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Default Seattle









 
Old 08-15-2007, 06:03 PM
 
Location: In God
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But this isn't about the city. It's about the skyline. You make look at is gloomy and smoggy. I look at as chaotic, beastly, and powerful and exudes everything there is American.
I do love the way it's from a Brooklyn point of view. Makes it seem like it's the most important part.
 
Old 08-15-2007, 06:36 PM
Status: "13 years on C-D" (set 17 days ago)
 
Location: Shallow alcove hidden from the telescreen
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Nice images of Seattle, pwright1. And look at the clear skies! Not a rain cloud in sight.
 
Old 08-15-2007, 10:33 PM
 
Location: Villanova Pa.
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Philadelphia + LA are entirely too under-represented in this poll. Philly trails Minneapolis by 10 votes? Trailing Pitt-Den-NO-Atl-Hou-Bos-SD-dall-Cle? Yikes. Something is definitely askew.









http://www.celicasupra.com/tmp/view2.jpg (broken link)

 
Old 08-15-2007, 11:01 PM
 
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I have to go with Chicago followed by Seattle and NYC. Salt Lake City the biggest sleeper unknown to most.. Phoenix has been the biggest disappointment by far in all my travels..
 
Old 08-23-2007, 04:38 PM
 
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San Francisco....wow....wow....wow. I love this city. In my opinion it, by far, has the best skyline.



I understand that the middle picture isn't a skyline but it is, nonetheless, part of the city of San Francisco
 
Old 08-23-2007, 05:07 PM
 
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ooops, i forgot some....

This famous photo...that i actually took...it brought a tear to my eye when i found the perfect parking spot.....

Oh and, by the way, the city of San Francisco plans to change its skyline. They have begun building the transbay terminal tower, which is proposed to be taller than the Bank of America building in Los Angeles. If they do manage to build such a tower, then it will become the tallest building in the west.
 
Old 10-08-2007, 08:17 PM
 
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who ever picked atlanta is crazy. you people are mad. i can't believe atlanta is even on this list
 
Old 10-08-2007, 08:38 PM
 
Location: Katy-zuela
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who ever picked atlanta is crazy. you people are mad. i can't believe atlanta is even on this list
Atlanta is over-hyped.
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