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Ugliest Buildings

7. Epi Apartments; Seattle, Washington We're all for occasional quirkiness, but in this case we're not sure how adding a bunch of almost intimidating, sharp-looking metal shapes onto an otherwise bland building enhances it. The building's website boldly refers to the structure as "The center of the center of the universe."

10 ugliest buildings in the world

From Thailand to Toronto and both American Washingtons--these 10  office

towers and public buildings, say Reuters photographers, are the ugliest

in the world.