Wednesday, July 23, 2008

Title Town Facts

Valdosta has been completely gaga over ESPN's TitleTown contest. I do not care to think how much money our various governments spent on banners, security, and whatever when we hosted the ESPN team at Cleveland Field.

Here are the sources for my facts in the Titletown Story:

This is the easiest site to get quick demographic data

Lowndes County QuickFacts from the US Census Bureau

New York City QuickFacts from the US Census Bureau

Not only do they track internet penetration, but we are waaaay behind. This is a newstory so the links do tend to go away over time.

And now it gets really weird, the effects of testosterone levels on fans

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