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has whittled down the list of cities it’s considering for its second North American headquarters, it’s time for a new round of everyone’s favorite parlor game: arguing about which city would suit the technology giant best.

After the e commerce company said it was seeking a second HQ to relieve pressure on its Seattle home base, it received proposals from 238 locations, full of rich economic incentives and goofy marketing gimmicks. A recent focus on redevelopment projects like the BeltLine a series of parks built on an old railroad spur that runs through the city may add to the city’s appeal.

Cons: It’s still not that cool. Amazon prides itself on its urban Seattle locations being walkable and bikable, and a more suburban city like may contradict that spirit. No Texas income tax, an established tech industry and home to Whole Foods,
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which Amazon recently acquired.

Cons: Small airport. Good public transit, walkable neighborhoods and a variety of housing choices, from downtown apartments to traditional suburbs.

Cons: Shootings in the city have become national news, and the state is still emerging from dire financial straits. There’s no state income tax, and unlike , it’s a major city and an airline hub.

Cons: The sheer of size of the Amazon HQ could swamp the city’s residential and commercial real estate markets. As in ,
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the cheap housing here isn’t a mystery.