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That probably means online multiplayer games are a bit overrepresented in our sample, while strictly single-player games might be undercounted.
In the Senate, the least populous states are now more overrepresented than ever before.
Beneficiaries are even more overrepresented in the Southeast and central Appalachia.
That disadvantage doesn’t exist in the Senate, but a related one does: Because the states have equal representation—two senators each—rural states are hugely overrepresented relative to those with larger, more dense populations.
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