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Old 01-25-2012, 01:15 PM
 
Location: (Lyndon) Louisville KY USA
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Yep, mine was Lexington KY

I think the new one is Edmonton ALB
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Old 01-25-2012, 04:22 PM
 
Location: Mille Fin
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Pretty sure that's Montreal but the picture only shows the Northern third of the skyline.
And I thought using a third of the skyline would make it harder... oh well
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Old 01-25-2012, 05:07 PM
 
Location: Waterloo, ON
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And I thought using a third of the skyline would make it harder... oh well
I have relatives in Montreal so I had a bit of an advantage.

Hint: so far no-one has even come close to guessing the new skyline (as in wrong part of the world).
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Old 01-25-2012, 07:10 PM
 
Location: Colorado Springs, Colorado
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The picture memph posted is Paris. If I'm right, someone else can just take my turn, I like guessing more.
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Old 01-25-2012, 08:40 PM
 
Location: Waterloo, ON
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Paris is correct. More specifically it's La Defense, most pictures will show the midrise areas of Paris and the Grande Arche as well, but I thought it would be a bit too easy like that.

Here's another:
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Old 01-26-2012, 12:08 AM
 
Location: north america
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Too easy! Chicago.
That's what I thought when I looked at it.
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Old 01-26-2012, 06:14 AM
 
Location: New Mexico
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Paris is correct. More specifically it's La Defense, most pictures will show the midrise areas of Paris and the Grande Arche as well, but I thought it would be a bit too easy like that.

Here's another:
That's New Orleans. The twin bridges and big wide river were the first indicator but I had to ponder it for a second as the Superdome is tucked away behind the buildings in this photo but then I spotted Lake Ponchatrain way off in the distance in the upper right corner, yep...that's NOLA!
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Old 01-26-2012, 06:23 AM
 
Location: New Mexico
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Try this one....

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Old 01-26-2012, 09:37 AM
 
Location: Colorado Springs, Colorado
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Melbourne, Australia?
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Old 01-26-2012, 09:45 AM
 
Location: Sinking in the Great Salt Lake
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Perth Australia
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