So tweets City AM’s Christian May.
Everybody is now bitching about this Thing, just like they did with the Eiffel Tower. Do “we need” it? Blah blah. Well guess what: I want it. And more to the point the people paying for it and wanting to build it want it.
Although, I did agree with the Dezeen commenter who said that maybe a Tulip is not the sort of thing you want in the middle of one of the world’s great financial districts.
LATER: Julia H-B:
Like all of London’s new skyscrapers, I’ll hate it.*
*Until I love it.