Athletic Achievements by Jordan and Phelps


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The 1986-87 NBA season was full of success for Michael Jordan who was at the time playing for the Chicago Bulls. Not only did he score a career-high of 37.1 points per game, but according to , Jordan became the first basketball player to surpass 3,000 points in a season. During November and December of the same season, he managed to increase his scoring average to 40 points in nine consecutive games. In addition, Jordan won the Slam Dunk Championship and was named to the All-NBA First Team.
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Times of High Unemployment

The chart provides data on the rate of unemployment in the United States from 2005-2015. The rates plummeted and reached the lowest points between 2008 and 2009. We begin to see a little improvement the following years, however, it has not reached a point of consistency.

Legal Marijuana and its Effects on Beer Sales


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The state of California ranks first in the nation with the most craft breweries. According to the Brewers Association, there are 1.9 breweries per capita. The economic impact in the state also ranked first in the nation with a total of $ 6.9 billion. Surprisingly, the impact per capita estimated to be $251.89, ranking 23rd in the nation. California ranks 2nd in production with 3.8 million barrels of craft beer produced per year.
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Attendance Increases in Support of LGBTQ Festivities in Chicago


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Since the commencement of the annual gay pride march in 1970, the gay community in Chicago became more prominent. According to Chicago Pride, the following years brought upon more festive and less political feel to the marches. Further on, the popularity of the Chicago Pride Parade continued to expand as well as the routes walked by the participants.                                                                                                                               The march in 1981 took on the longest route to date, where the participants commenced the walk on Halstead and Addison and ended in the Lincoln Park Free Forum. The routes and prominence of the festivity are not the only factors that have expanded over the years, as the graphic shows, the attendance has increased as well.

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