Twin Cities 13th "most lesbianish" metro, says Jezebel

If the recent lists are to be believed, MSP is slightly more gay than lesbian.
If the recent lists are to be believed, MSP is slightly more gay than lesbian.

Minneapolis-St. Paul is the 13th "most lesbainish" metro in the country, according to Jezebel's first-ever ranking of lesbian hot spots.

Jezebel doesn't explain the list's methodology, so take it for what it's worth, but the Twin Cities gets kudos for our abundance of piercing-laden bicycle chicks, Carleton College (how is Carleton more of a lesbian haven than St. Kate's?), and a certain championship-winning professional basketball team.

In fact, Jezebel characterizes Minnesota Lynx games as "the best place to meet a lady" in the whole Twin Cities. Lesbian or not, it's a tip worth keeping in mind if you're single, even if it's hard to imagine chatting up a romantic prospect at the Target Center.

But before Twin Cities lesbians get all high and mighty about our relatively high level of lesbianishness, know that Minneapolis-St. Paul is actually bested on the list by two other Midwestern cities -- Chicago (number six) and Madison (number 12).

As for number one? Jezebel awarded that honor to Northampton-Amherst, Massachusetts -- the birthplace of Rachel Maddow's career and home to more lesbians per capita than any other city in the country.

To see the full list, click here.

See also:
-- Twin Cities: Less gay than last year, but still pretty gay

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