Breaking: Portland’s not that cool, L.A. not that superficial.
April 8, 2012 5:47 PM Subscribe
"No one likes a stereotype, unless it’s about someone else — then it’s hilarious. Los Angeles? Celebrity-obsessed lipo-junkies. Portland? Hipster snobs. Boston? Sports fanatics who think that a win for the Sox somehow makes them winners, too. There’s nothing really wrong with these stereotypes — in fact, they give each city a unique cultural identity. How true they are is another matter."
"So in wildly unscientific form, [writer Will Doig] decided to look at the data. This is just for fun, so try not to take it too seriously and freak out. We’re looking at you, New York."
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