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Kuwait is getting real tired of your shit guys.

The Kuwait National Assembly Building was designed by Danish architect Jørn Utzon, the same guy who designed the Sydney Opera House. To illustrate his idea to the Kuwaiti people, he used a row of empty beer bottles.

When the Kuwaiti people asked the Swedish architect Sune Lindström for a new tower, his original idea was to make it mushroom shaped, but he was asked to change the design, so Sune's Danish wife Malene Bjørn made a new design which is now Kuwait's most famous building.

The Towers were build before the National Assembly. I just thought it was funnier this way.


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1st July 2014
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3 years ago #9611695        
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Perhaps there'll be a SatW spin-off comic, the Middle-East and the World.

2 years ago #9752794        
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Where have i seen the mushroom thing Before...Oh right! That water Tower in Uppsala!

3 years ago #9610579        
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Has nobody in the North heard of 3D Render?


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3 years ago #9556610        
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I imagine the person designing the Eiffel Tower just got drunk, stared at the alphabet and went "Yes! I love that letter, A, you shall be my sweetheart! I shall shape my tower just for you!" And thus, it was born. (Also did you know, the Eiffel Tower shrinks a few " in winter)


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4 years ago #9489528        
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kuwait turned into finland in the last part


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6 months ago #9817737        
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i wonder what they'ed do for the cn tower

1 year ago #9794804        
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@SchrodySweden There isn’t MUSHROOM left in Kuwait for Sweden’s crap anymore.


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1 year ago #9789619        
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@RedFascist
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Alright, will do you the favor then. Which comment do you want deleted?


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@RedFascist
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Do you see the word 'delete' at the top right corner of the comment? Click that.


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1 year ago #9781021        
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It looks like he had to (ku)WAIT for another idea

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