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A just-released annual study to name America’s Most Literate Cities puts D.C. at No. 3, right behind Minneapolis and Seattle, which tied for first. The study by a prof at Central Connectictut State University finds, however, that when it comes to buying books over the Internet and subscribing to newspapers, D.C. completely kicks ass. Read all about it (because we know you can) here.