Yes, one of the nicest/coolest buildings I have seen..
Nah, not nice/cool
"cool" and "functional/practical" are two different things.
I think the idea of a giant sea platform in the middle of the ocean that functions as its own country is cool, but it's not functional/practical. I use that as an example because there actually is a movement of people trying to do that.
The Seasteading Institute | Our mission: To further the establishment and growth of permanent, autonomous ocean communities, enabling innovation with new political and social systems.
"To waste, to destroy, our natural resources, to skin and exhaust the land instead of using it so as to increase its usefulness, will result in undermining in the days of our children the very prosperity which we ought by rights to hand down to them."~ Theodore Roosevelt (Message to Congress, Dec. 3, 1907)
it looks like a bad set piece from some hair metal rendition of metropolis
Fiddling While Rome Burns
Carthago Delenda Est
"I used to roll the dice; see the fear in my enemies' eyes... listen as the crowd would sing, 'now the old king is dead, Long Live the King.'.."
Kind of has that Frank Lloyd Wright feel to it....
Ok maybe not.
Although the top of the building does look like a nice place to hide a mega sized nuclear warhead. So maybe it is functional
"Loyalty only matters when there's a hundred reasons not to be-" Gen. Mattis