Update: The Sears Tower is now called the Willis Tower as of July 16th, 2009. Of course it’s a goofy name, it’s new.
Not to be a rabble rouser (one that stirs up the masses of the people)…
But the Sears Tower has a new glass observation deck, generically named The Ledge, which looks scary and awesome.
Similar to the Grand Canyon Skywalk (except it’s easily accessible and doesn’t require driving for 6 hours to the middle of nowhere).
The CN Tower in Toronto has had something similar for quite awhile. I just happened to be in Toronto and paid it a visit. It was awesome and scary too. I’ll admit, the Sears tower one looks scarier, but it’s still not as tall as the CN tower 🙂
Now if they build something like this in the Burj Dubai (official tallest building in the world)… I’m all over it 🙂
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