If you publish a list of The World’s Greatest Cities, you need to ensure that your #1 pick doesn’t cause howls of incredulous laughter, coupled with snorts of irritation and open-jawed astonishment. Here’s Time Out’s list:
When did they take this survey — in 1965? Certainly, it was pre-WuFlu, except:
If you’re going to make a list of places to visit, try this one instead. It’s pretty much as full of shit as the first one, though.