The Empire state building throws an impressive shadow:
|Or the Chrysler tower. Whatever. Big shadow!|
Crane on top of puny skyscraper. Empire State Building laugh! Skyscraper puny!
The spire on top was ment as a docking station for dirigibles. Unfortunately, the huge updrafts created by the building itself prevented its use. Think of how awesome it would have looked like if the Hindenburg was moored to the tallest skyscraper of New York!
Something like this, maybe: