WTF This picture makes me afraid of heights

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  1. GaryPuppet

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    5 workers atop the spire of the new Wilshire Grand Center in Downtown Los Angeles, 1,099 ft above the ground.
    Now officially the tallest building west of the Mississippi River.

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    Fuck that!
     
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    Who took the picture? He looks higher.
     
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    I work right across the street from it. It's a trip seeing it go up. Happens fast!
     
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    @Mr. Potato Head please put Stevie's beat up face on the guy on the left pls :munch:
     
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    Awesome picture
     
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    Where is the fifth guy?
     
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    You would think its gotta be really windy up there so keeping your balance seems tough...and oh those dudes are definitely getting trim tonight!
     
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    Getthepoisonout I regret my username

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    They have invented drones now.
     
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    Helicopter?
     
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    Where's Waldo I see only 4 people.
     
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    I still think counting spires is complete bullshit, it should be height of the last useable floor and roof.



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    They shouldn't count poles, I could have a one story building and put a 1200 foot pole and have the tallest building in LA
     
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    It's like when the Petronas Towers stole the title from the U.S. with shorter buildings with taller spires.


    Willis Tower (formerly Sears Tower) and the World Trade Center towers were each constructed with 110 occupied floors – 22 more than the 88 floors of the Petronas Towers. Willis Tower's tallest antenna is 75.41 m (247.4 ft) taller than those of the Petronas Towers, however, in accordance with CTBUH regulations and guidelines, the antennas of Willis Tower were not counted as part of its architectural features. The spires on the Petronas Towers are included in the height since they are not antenna masts. Therefore, the Petronas Towers exceed the official height of Willis Tower by 10 m (33 ft) even though the roof of Petronas Towers at 378.6 metres (1,242 ft) is 63.4 m (208 ft) lower than the roof of Willis Tower at 442 metres (1,450 ft).
     
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    Does OP know how to count to 5?
     
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    Green screen. Fake as hell IMO.:ucoffee:
     
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    That would be a great view if it wasn't for all that smog.
     
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    Looks like a nightmare I've had before
     
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    Theyre no Ukrainian daredevils. :nono:


     
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