The Observer's Tom Acitelli sagely reports that from 2001 to 2006, the BoogieDown has led the three other outer boroughs in net gains of Manhattanites. Brooklyn has consistently been the second most popular destination for NYC residents fleeing the rapidly escalating rents of Manhattan.
As we all know, second place is for losers. Who's yo momma now Bill-Burg?
*Extremely official looking stat chart courtesy of Nigel Holmes: Source: I.R.S.