The Rent is too Damn High Edition
The price we pay to live in premier cities such as New York and San Francisco among others is often staggering to those don’t live there. If you show a born and bred Omaha-ian the cost of a 300 square foot studio in one of those cities you may be guilty of manslaughter as our friend from Omaha suffers what’s sure to be a heart attack. The effect of high rent is also felt in the cost of living, and is especially noticeable in the cost of food. A $20 burger isn’t weird to those of us who choose to live in these world class cities. Yeah, we addressed that stuff.
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