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March 6, 2007

Host the World Cup = Increase in Birth Rate

Apparently, hosting the World Cup has done wonders for Germany's birth rate. The German paper, Der Spiegel, is attributing a bump in the national birth rate to the hosting of the World Cup.The real question is--what does this mean for Mayor Daley's insistence on winning Chicago an Olympic Bid? Are we looking at a future population explosion on the South Side?