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$12.9 million: amount the city’s Grants for the Arts division had available for grants in Fiscal Year 2020 . . . 81: percentage of viewers surveyed by who said they would find it too awkward to watch Bridgerton with members of their family . . . 51: percentage who said Sex and the City was too awkward . . . Second: ranking of California in WalletHub’s list of “2021’s Most Sinful States”; the Golden State’s position was derived from an average of its rankings on various categories, such as 12th place for “anger and hatred,” second place for both “lust” and, of course, “vanity” . . . 114: percentage by which the number of women-owned businesses has increased in the past 20 years, according to

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