The cost of living in America's big name cities isn't getting any cheaper. Here in New York, everyone under the age of 97 has moved to Brooklyn, and everyone else is moving out altogether. This causes some problems.
Today, Aaron Foley had a great piece on the people who realize they could live a more lavish life in Detroit for what they pay in America's more popular cities. That's where reader 55_mercury explained that problem with people like this isn't that they're moving to places like Detroit, it's just that they don't have the right expectations. They don't realize that there's a difference in culture, not just in rent.