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the Towers of Babel

7 December, 2009

I’ve always liked the story of the Tower of Babel, for many a reason, architectural inclinations being one.  So imagine my delight when I saw a new attempt at the fatal construction, craning keenly towards the heavens.  This striving structure was encountered near Haifa, Israel, in the very same region as the original Tower of Babel.

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Haifa, Israel (January 2008)

And the original:

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2 Comments leave one →
  1. John gerbner permalink
    8 December, 2009 2:25 am

    1. what the heck is that tower?

  2. 8 December, 2009 5:57 pm

    I haven’t a clue! I just drove by in on the bus. It didn’t seem to serve any particular purpose.

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