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Old 14 June 2012, 02:22 AM
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Icon101 10 Myths About US Cities and States Debunked

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10. Average state IQs correlate with voting patterns.

I had to throw this one in at the end because it must be one of the most successful state myths ever devised. Several major news outlets repeated it, and a lot of people probably still believe it. Check out Snopes for the full explanation as to why this claim is completely false.
http://www.forbes.com/sites/daviddis...es-debunked/2/
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Old 14 June 2012, 03:09 AM
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I've never even heard most of those myths.

And I wonder which Springfield they were referring to in the myth about crime.
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