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1.      “It’s just cheap copies of buildings that have already been built somewhere else,”Gehry said in an interview with Foreign Policy magazine.          

Dubai skyline: Beautiful or grotesque?

You could be forgiven for viewing the architects of Dubai--the United Arab Emirates' most grandiose city--as frat boys, interested

only in size and feats of competitive excess. Is Dubai's titanic architectural

ambition something to celebrate, itself, or is it an experiment turned grotesque?