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Old Posted Mar 30, 2010, 9:30 PM
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Great Job! I love those shots of New Orleans.
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Old Posted Mar 30, 2010, 11:53 PM
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Your thread has a cool vibe to it, the weather playing a big part in that. What is the hideous LEGO-esque building on the left with the multi-story box sitting on top of it?

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^ Ha! I always said that it looks like it is made of Legos... people just thought I was weird.

That's the Plaza Tower... tallest in LA when it was built as offices and residential condos. It was vacant for a while when I last was down there... probably still is. It is late 1960s crap... terrible construction quality... always had problems with leaks, mold, elevators. I think it was planned to be turned into new condos after a massive asbestos removal... not sure if that's happening still.
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This has been the best NOLA thread I've ever seen! Thank you.
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great shots. shit is raw man.
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Old Posted Mar 31, 2010, 4:13 AM
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Great thread. New Orleans looks bad in some areas, but looks so nice in others. It's an interesting city no doubt.

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^ Ha! I always said that it looks like it is made of Legos... people just thought I was weird.
Funny. It's definitely not the prettiest building around, but I've always thought it was kind of interesting in a strange way. I actually based one of my own Lego skyscrapers loosely on its design.
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What a thread this is, and yep its quite gritty. It's good to see some not so touristy neighborhoods, thanks for sharing.
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Damn...I love those cute little dilapidated houses.
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quite an interesting look at nola...i've seen some of the run down stuff in pictures but wow how much you showed made it seem quite bleak (of course i know not all nola is bleak). it looks like philadelphia...or what i've seen in pictures, except i haven't seen so much grit in philly, although i'm sure there is. thank you for quite the interesting and very different look at the town! definitely very very interesting.
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Nice pics of grit and nice areas
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Great thread! So colorful!
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Great thread! You were in some of the roughest hoods in town, but some of the nicest people you'll ever meet live there.
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Now that was the most comprehensive NO thread I have seen. Awesome photos! Thanks for sharing.
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Great thread! You were in some of the roughest hoods in town, but some of the nicest people you'll ever meet live there.
My Slidell friend speaks the truth.
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