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Study says Richmond is America's most contented area - with New York its unhappiest
UK Daily Mail ^ | July 22, 2014 | Mark Prigg

Posted on 07/23/2014 6:43:04 AM PDT by ConservativeStatement

New York is America's most unhappy region, a new study has found - while Richmond tops the table as American's most contented place.

The study from the U.S. National Bureau of Economic Research relies on a large survey that asks respondents about their satisfaction with life.

(Excerpt) Read more at dailymail.co.uk ...


TOPICS: Miscellaneous
KEYWORDS: happy; newyork; richmond
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1 posted on 07/23/2014 6:43:04 AM PDT by ConservativeStatement
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To: ConservativeStatement

Never been to Richmond but it has the reputation of being a high-crime area.


2 posted on 07/23/2014 6:52:32 AM PDT by Buckeye McFrog
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To: ConservativeStatement

Richmond? Isn’t that where all the DC swells live?


3 posted on 07/23/2014 6:57:02 AM PDT by E. Pluribus Unum ("The man who damns money obtained it dishonorably; the man who respects it earned it." --Ayn Rand)
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To: Buckeye McFrog

Richmond, like any large city, has its share of muggers and looters but the violent crime rate has plummeted since the ‘90s. The bad stuff is mostly ‘culturally related’ and is easily avoided by decent folks. We keep the bad guys off balance because they never know if we are armed.


4 posted on 07/23/2014 7:27:24 AM PDT by dogcaller
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To: E. Pluribus Unum

Nope, it is about two hours south of DC. If they live in Richmond and commute it is because Northern Virginia is too expensive!


5 posted on 07/23/2014 7:34:12 AM PDT by Rutabega (If you don't want me in your personal affairs, don't stick your hand out for my help.)
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