How much do people read in the nation's largest metro areas? Read more to find out if your city made the top 20.
1. Washington, D.C. For the second consecutive year, the capitol is ranked as the most literate city in the country.
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St. Louis nearly burns to the ground, the first Kentucky Derby is held, the Supreme Court strikes down segregated schools, the Senate Watergate Committee begins televised hearings, and same-sex marriages begin in Massachusetts, all on this day.