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Tuesday, April 13, 2010

Statistician Nate Silver has ranked every neighborhood in the city, and has the hard numbers to back it up.  Where does your ‘hood stand?  Plus, City Comptroller John Liu on taxing Wall Street bonuses; Alan Rusbridger, the Editor of the Guardian; And a new Census Quiz.

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Taxing Bonuses

As the state and city try to fill massive budget shortfalls, the Working Families Party has proposed an up to 50% tax on Wall Street bonuses. Mayor Bloomberg and Governor Paterson are both opposed to this idea. New York City Comptroller John Liu talks about ...

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The View from Across the Pond

Guardian; editor Alan Rusbridger talks about the British newspaper industry, how the United Kingdom views health care, nuclear talks, and other United States news, and more.

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Following Up: St. Vincent's

3,500 employees of St. Vincent’s received termination notices yesterday.  New York State Health commissioner Dr. Richard Daines comments on the loss of the hospital and responds to criticism of his role in efforts to prevent its closing.

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Nate Silver Ranks Your "Hood"

Statistician and blogger Nate Silver ranks 50 NYC neighborhoods.

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10 Questions That Count: Pop Quiz #3

Throughout our Census coverage, we're posting quizzes every two weeks to test your demographic knowledge. Brian Lehrer Show Census Project Editor Valerie Lapinski talks about the third quiz, and reveals the answers to quiz #2.

New Quiz Posted Today! Take it here. Missed the old quizzes? ...

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10 Questions That Count: Polish New York

Ewa Kern-Jedrychowska, reporter for Feet in Two Worlds and for Nowy Dzienik/The Polish Daily News, talks about the changing demographics of Polish immigrants.


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Census Quizzes - Test Your Demographic Knowledge!

Throughout the 10 Questions that Count Census project, we're going to be posting quizzes every other week to test your demographic knowledge. The latest quiz will always live on the 10 Questions home page, but if you missed one, you can take it here (expand this post). Good luck!

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