1. My newly born niece is nearby.
2. I have several friends in the area.
3. I have an opportunity to meet people through my JET network.
4.The city has a very international scene.
5. The city is known by all, so people like Cousin Ryumi, Sexxy Jimmy, Thip-Sexy, and Fashion Diva Elie-san may visit me from abroad.
6. I'm no longer in the Midwest.
7. I have access to the CW tv network, therefore I can become re-addicted to GIRLFRIENDS.
8. There are many free events happening in the city.
9.There are many places selling coffee in the city and suburbs.
10. There are a number of cinemas showing
1. The public transportation system cost to much in my view.
2. I'm not sure if my New York City friends will come to visit me.
3. The movies aren't under $10USD all the time.
4. I heard the public libraries suck.
5. I have to learn my way around a new city in the cold!
6. It ain't London, Mumbai, Tokyo, Bangkok, Hanoi, Cape Town or Dublin.
7. On a good day, I'd prefer to be mid-flight to a new destination.
8. I haven't found the international people, yet.
9. There is a Krispy Kreme shop in a major location which spells temp-tation for moi!
10. I have to find a job!