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June 21, 2006

Seattle is the smartest city in America

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San Francisco is second and Austin, Texas third.

Those are the results of a study conducted by Bizjournals.com, which analyzed the educational levels of adults in the 53 largest cities in the U.S.

Turns out 47% of Seattle's adults hold bachelor's degrees, nearly double the U.S. average of 24.4%.

21% of Seattle adults have advanced graduate or professional degrees, compared to a national average of 8.9%.

The remainder of the top 10:

4. Colorado Springs

5. Minneapolis

6. Charlotte

7. San Diego

8. Washington, D.C.

9. Portland, Oregon

10. Albuquerque

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Now you tell me how to bake flat cakes 49 years after I get married and now that we can't eat cake anymore

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