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Old 04-05-2006, 11:54 PM   #181
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Old 04-06-2006, 01:41 AM   #182
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Old 04-06-2006, 05:01 AM   #183
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DAMMIT EASTER ISLAND!
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Old 04-06-2006, 05:11 AM   #184
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DAMMIT EASTER ISLAND!
Looks like you lost by a head!
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Old 04-06-2006, 09:10 AM   #185
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The Parthenon wins.

Leaning Tower of Pisa (3)
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Old 04-06-2006, 09:15 AM   #186
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Old 04-06-2006, 11:07 AM   #187
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Old 04-06-2006, 11:29 AM   #188
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Yeah, the pool is only really interesting when the cherry blossoms distract you from the dead fish, and that's only a couple of weeks a year. The Tower leans year-round.

But the pool can be pretty.
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Old 04-06-2006, 11:32 AM   #189
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Reflecting pool, tidal basin... close enough
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Old 04-06-2006, 11:34 AM   #190
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Leaning Tower of Pisa wins.

The Sphinx (7)
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Old 04-06-2006, 11:39 AM   #191
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Old 04-06-2006, 12:05 PM   #192
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Reflecting pool, tidal basin... close enough
Doh!
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Old 04-06-2006, 12:37 PM   #193
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Old 04-06-2006, 12:43 PM   #194
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Old 04-06-2006, 12:46 PM   #195
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Interesting. I thought that one would have been closer. The Kremlin is very impressive, and the Pyramids have already been represented.
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