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One problem had been that certain record labels or label groups seemed overrepresented year in and year out, something that was especially noticeable in some of the classical categories.
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.
Beneficiaries are even more overrepresented in the Southeast and central Appalachia.
In the Senate, the least populous states are now more overrepresented than ever before.
That probably means online multiplayer games are a bit overrepresented in our sample, while strictly single-player games might be undercounted.
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