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Aspen, Colorado
Aspen is great, but it’s really not my kind of town. Don’t get me wrong. I’d love to live here. But I’d also love to be able to afford to live here. In 2011, the Wall Street Journal declared Aspen to be the most expensive town in America, with an average home price of $6 million. Those high prices bring a level of perfection that I could feel, as I walked around the streets of Aspen, trying to find a reasonably-priced place to eat. It was just before sunset, and the low-hanging sun was aligned perfectly with Aspen’s city streets, …