DC among America’s most ‘sinful’ cities, according to list

The District is among America’s most sinful cities, according to a list published today.

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D.C. clocks in at No. 9 on Wallethub’s list, which developed the criteria for sinfulness by creatively interpreting a variety of data ranging from casinos per capita (“greed”) to the number of tanning beds per capita (“vanity”).

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The nation’s capital was buoyed by the list’s “Anger and Hatred” score.

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The District was No. 5 on the list for that particular category – which Wallethub put together by examining primarily violent crimes.

To see the complete list or to examine the methodology, click here.