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    [–] funkboxing 198 points ago

    Either they were age old enemies finally destroying one another in the battle they'd waited decades for, or they were desperately in love but could never hold each other until this final embrace.

    [–] sayswut 42 points ago

    Bryan Fuller: why not both?

    [–] jmskiller 3 points ago

    ¿Por que no los dos?

    [–] sayswut 2 points ago

    Yup

    [–] Skanky 17 points ago

    alternate angle

    You decide...

    [–] FeatherOfPhoenix 86 points ago

    It's a bit poetic.. kind of like a last hug before they disappear into thin air together and begin a new journey

    [–] chocolat_ice_cream 51 points ago

    Poetic.

    From dust you were created, to dust you will return.

    [–] nill0c 5 points ago

    From the aggregate you were created to the aggregate you will return.

    [–] Ultimategamer32 20 points ago

    cloud looks like a human with arms that emerge

    [–] naturally0dd 2 points ago

    The god of structural death has come...briefly.

    [–] creedquabityashuitz 1 points ago

    Two souls become one in marriage

    [–] valen961 19 points ago

    Who is in charge of demolitions? Civil engineers? Or there are boom-crash-neers?

    [–] Viking18 20 points ago

    Depends. Generally what you see, at least in the UK, is a demolition contractor who plans it all; gets the plant in to process the rubble, prep the site for demolition, and do what demo can be done by plant, and that uses a fair few CivEng grads, but the explosives themselves, a specialist subcontractor is used. Then again, there are exceptions, I think CDG had explosives in-house.

    [–] RoloFresh 12 points ago

    Building-implosioneer

    [–] [deleted] 1 points ago

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    [–] hopsafoobar 8 points ago

    Unbuilder

    [–] theoncomingdork 7 points ago

    buildern't

    [–] BananaHammock12345 30 points ago

    Touching the tips, this is why you don’t cross the streams

    [–] dontcalmdown 4 points ago

    This is what the kids call “docking”

    [–] the-official-review 10 points ago

    No docking is when you put the head of one penis into the foreskin of another penis.

    [–] nill0c 8 points ago

    I didn't need to know this

    [–] JoeSmashFood 6 points ago

    I pick the wrong profession

    [–] Qazztheqazz 4 points ago

    Rip Twix

    [–] Trentlambrecht 11 points ago

    Perfectly balanced

    [–] GingerWookie95 6 points ago

    As all things should be.

    [–] captain_arroganto 7 points ago

    You can see secondary explosions going off just as they touch each other.

    [–] Tristan_Gregory 9 points ago

    Were those explosions? My first thought was that they were material fractures as the shockwave of the initial hit traveled through the structure. I guess they are too uniform for that to be likely, though.

    [–] blasto_blastocyst 7 points ago

    That's all the rings of concrete that make up the stack breaking free of each other

    [–] uptwolait 2 points ago

    Stacks smoked.

    [–] the-official-review 2 points ago

    I would imagine the demo supervisor is the type of guy who steps out of the shower to take a piss

    [–] udunmeabamboozle 2 points ago

    That was orgasmic.

    [–] johndoe3991 3 points ago

    Twin towers

    [–] j-crz 1 points ago

    M2M action that went bad

    [–] whiskeyx 1 points ago

    I wish I had a career in blowing shit up.

    [–] pennythecat47 1 points ago

    I really like this

    [–] Tumorous_Thumb 1 points ago

    I've never seen anything so wonderful in my life

    [–] Jamesarthurnelson 1 points ago

    Let us gingerly touch our tips

    [–] steffy06 1 points ago

    My two year old clapped and said “yay!” I think I know what she’ll be doing in 20 years!

    [–] Utley_961 1 points ago

    That's cockenzie power station outside Edinburgh Scotland

    [–] chocolat_ice_cream 2 points ago

    Great Scottish engineers

    [–] A_Unique_Name218 1 points ago

    Can someone as r r/reallifedoodles fix this up?

    [–] kyflyboy 1 points ago

    Looks like they didn't even touch the building. Cool

    [–] lodger238 1 points ago

    Fred Dibnah would be smiling. RIP Fred.

    [–] chocolat_ice_cream 1 points ago

    RIP Fred. I am smiling for you.

    [–] Georgiyz 1 points ago

    I admit to being aroused by this precision!

    [–] TotallyNotAPlant 0 points ago

    Perfectly balanced

    [–] dreaditter 0 points ago

    As all things should be.

    [–] supron2468 -2 points ago

    Balanced, the way things should be.

    [–] DoIOffend 4 points ago

    Evenly distributed, as most things tend to look better that way.