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Battle Lines Drawn Over Old 'Miami Herald' Building

Nov 27, 2012 (All Things Considered) — The Miami Herald's old headquarters on Biscayne Bay have been sold to a developer who wants to tear it down. Historic preservationists are working to stop the demolition, saying the hulking, boxy building is a prime example of Miami modernism architecture from the 50's and 60's. Demolition proponents -- which include some prominent architects -- say it's a clumsy building with no sense of style and not a "MiMo" design worth saving.

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