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I wonder. The designer of the building must surely have noticed what shape he has designed. I can't let up the thought that the similarity wasn't unintended...

*Lunatic*, n.
One whose delusions are out of fashion.

by DoDo on Tue Jul 25th, 2006 at 11:54:08 AM EST
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Me neither. Ostensibly, the shape was designed for air condition purposes and the similarity discovered too late to be changed.

The world's northernmost desert wind.
by Sirocco (sirocco2005ATgmail.com) on Tue Jul 25th, 2006 at 12:01:17 PM EST
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Addendum: construction began in 1943, so it's not like they didn't know the modern symbolism of the swastika.

The world's northernmost desert wind.
by Sirocco (sirocco2005ATgmail.com) on Tue Jul 25th, 2006 at 12:40:40 PM EST
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