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Cities with the lowest unemployment

Since employment is always a favorite topic here, I thought I'd give this link to the Forbe's top 5 cities with the lowest unemployment:

Huh, let's see ...
Madison, WI - nice picture of Madison.
Des Moines, IA - nice picture of Des Moines.
Knoxville, TN - nice picture of Knoxville.
Columbia, SC - nice picture of Columbia.

I laughed so loud I woke up the baby.  I bet the Sarasota Chamber of Commerce is pissed.

Sunday, June 15, 2003


Sunday, June 15, 2003

Being a Floridian, that picture of Sarasota is entirely accurate.

S. Gwizdak
Sunday, June 15, 2003

Yea, unfortunately they do a great job of showing unemployment but not per capita income. :)

Sunday, June 15, 2003

Nick - it's entirely different if those trailers are owned and not rented. If they're owned then per capita, they may be wealthier than most of america.
Sunday, June 15, 2003

Yeah, that is a nice picture of Madison -- but its been artificially done over and you can't even see the Frank Lloyd Wright convention center. :(

Steven C.
Monday, June 16, 2003

And if there is a gold bar in every one of those trailers, they would be very wealthy also.

Got a mortgage on a double-wide, huh?
Tuesday, June 17, 2003

A 30 year old with a mortgage on a double wide is doing considerably better than a 30 year old paying $1,000 in rent every month.
Tuesday, June 17, 2003

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