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April 23, 2008

Score Your Walk

Most Americans take to walking like ducks to asphalt. But it's not always our fault. Many of us live in communities where walking to the store is dangerous, impossible, or both.

Now walkscore.com has launched a website that lets you get a sense for how "walkable" any neighborhood really is -- based on the proximity of stores and other services.

Do you live in a "walker's paradise" (score of 90-100)?

Find out for yourself.


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