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@libbyanelson Louisville has a lot going for it. Good food scene, great music, affordable housing.
@TimAeppel @guardian As opposed to us human journalists, who also never sleep.
Well, one line: "... schools justify these facilities as important for recruitment and retention."
How do you write ~1k words on lazy rivers on college campuses without ever mentioning cost/impact on affordability?
In the spirit of openness, I think all news orgs should have to publish their prewritten "Yes Wins!" analysis pieces too. #indyref
@jdlahart ...how the Alibaba IPO will affect the various Senate models...
@albertocairo All credit to @ReubenFB. And I agree--they're terrific.
@GlomarResponder @FiveThirtyEight Believe it or not, no. Down ~2.5% since 2009.
How the housing bust reshaped communities: more renters, more vacancies, lower values.
Recovery? Of the ~100 metro areas with pops. of 500k, 10 have seen median incomes rise since the recession ended.
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