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PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — An award from GQ Magazine has confirmed what we already know: Philadelphia is the “city of the year” for 2018.

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It was an easy choice, too.

The Eagles brought the city together, winning the first Super Bowl in franchise history. Gritty became a global icon. “You don’t have to sell your plasma or your soul to afford an apartment in the city,” writes Zach Baron — who just so happens to be an unbiased Germantown native.

“Wow. That’s impressive. GQ definitely knows what they’re talking about,” says one person.

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“I think that’s amazing. Honestly. I mean it’s Philadelphia, what do you expect?” another person says.

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The two-page spread is featured in the magazine’s December issue and includes interviews with Malcolm Jenkins, Meek Mill, District Attorney Larry Krasner and South Philly Barbacoa chef and co-owner Cristina Martinez.

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