As the Professor writes, this CNBC photo essay is definitely “News You Can Use:”

What’s important to single men? According to Maxim’s menu bar, it’s “gaming, girls, humor, movies, music, sports, stuff, TV and video.”

Time and money are precious, so when it comes to where  guys  live, their priorities are that it fit their budget, be close to work and close to nightlife (i.e., girls), according to a recent survey by Rent.com.

The chief reason many of these cities were chosen seems to be that women outnumber men in many of them. But as you go through the list, you may question the quality of life in many of these cities. You may also question why you’re getting your advice from Maxim’s, but that’s a whole ‘nother topic.