The Rochester region did it this week when it made an impressive** intellectual leap from 26th on The Daily Beast's 2009 list of America's smartest cities all the way up to 10th
These metro areas were deemed the smartest
2. Hartford-New Haven
3. San Francisco
8. Minneapolis-St. Paul
9. Washington, D.C.
New York City ranked 16th and Buffalo came in 42nd.
*** Couldn't help it, but I didn't like how the Rochester Democrat and Chronicle slammed teachers..once again....