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Who needs terrorists...

By Leila Marie Lawler (articles ) | May 24, 2004

...when we've got modern architects?

The collapse embarrassed France. The $890 million terminal was touted as a jewel of design, safety and comfort when it opened last June after delays. The French TV network LCI said the delays were due to safety issues.

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  • Posted by: Pseudodionysius - May. 25, 2004 11:41 AM ET USA

    For a minute I thought that Diogenes was loose in Los Angeles; tearing down the Raj Mahal. Alas.

  • Posted by: - May. 25, 2004 6:39 AM ET USA

    Alexandre Gustave Eiffel must be turning over in his grave...

  • Posted by: patriot6908 - May. 24, 2004 7:43 PM ET USA

    Not entirely unlike St. John Brebeuf in Niles, Illinois built in the 1960s. There is reason to maintain capital punishment, but maybe only for certain architects. On a side note, France also built an aircraft carrier that couldn't put out to sea for fear of sinking.

  • Posted by: - May. 24, 2004 4:53 PM ET USA

    Is the yellow part the Blessed Sacrament chapel?

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