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    Top 15 ______ Cities

    So it seems that Yahoo / Forbes / Business Insider / Etc. are always coming out with new surveys about which cities are best / worst/ ugliest / etc. The newest is hottest cities. The list includes...

    http://finance.yahoo.com/news/the-15...he-future.html
    1) Brooklyn, NY, will become a cool capital of culture
    2) Seattle, WA, will be the best place to be a young professional
    3) Austin, TX, will create tons of new jobs
    4) Portland, OR, will become one of the coolest cities for young people
    5) Boulder, CO, will become the newest hotbed for startups
    6) Raleigh, NC, will be an amazing place to get a job
    7) Detroit, MI, will make a comeback
    8) Philadelphia, PA, will become a dynamic arts destination
    9) Nashville, TN, will offer a lot more than just country music
    10) Bentonville, AR, will thrive as home to one of the biggest companies in the US
    11) Burlington, VT, will continue to trail blaze as a sustainable city
    12) Mountain View, CA, will continue to lead as a tech city
    13) Pittsburgh, PA, will become the next hipster haven
    14) Salt Lake City, UT, will attract the most college grads
    15) Williston, ND, will make oil money hand over fist

    So the obvious question is....

    What will your / or any city you can think of do?

    16) Las Vegas, NV, will explode when Aliens try to steal the Luxor.
    17) Miami, FL, will change their slogan to "I'm taking my talents to South Beach".


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    The surprise in this list is only that the list is so mundane. All of these cities have been as they are described for a long time, except maybe Williston, which had a previous oil boom in the 1970's. In that vein...

    18) Brooklyn may be cool, but International Falls will remain one of America's coldest cities.
    19) Washington, DC will emerge as a center of government.
    20) Branson, Missour will become a mecca for lower-income retirees with a taste cheap buffets and for all things tacky.
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    i seriously doubt college grads will flock to any location that has such strict limits on alcohol. Who made this list?

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