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British Virgin Islands
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    (1493- )
    Dependent territory of the UK
    Capital is Road Town
    Population is about that of a sell out crowd at a hockey or basketball arena
    Almost the size of Washington, DC
    Comprised of 36 islands in the Caribbean (16 of which are inhabited)
    Made up of Tortola (Land of turtle doves), Virgin Gorda (Fat Virgin), Anegada, Jost Van Dyke and thirty-two other islands
    British took the islands from the Dutch (1666)
    Part of the Leeward Islands (1872-1956)
    Twenty of the thirty-six islands are uninhabited.
    The islands are volcanic and are primarily made of coral.
    They are in a hurricane and tropical storm zone.
    The majority of the water comes from wells.
    The soil does not yield much agriculture.
    The Queen Elizabeth bridge that links East End Beef Island Airport to the capital, Road Town is just a single lane.
    More than 300 ships have wrecked on the tiny island of Anegada.
    Jost Van Dyke was hideaway of the Dutch pirate of the name.
    The British Virgin Islands uses the American dollar as currency, rather than the British pound (since 1959).
    It has one of the richest economies in the Caribbean, relying highly on tourism.
    To make additional revenue, the country offers offshore incorporation, which a 1/4 million companies took advantage of.
    It is known primarily for its beaches.
    Many yachts dock in the B.V.I.
    The local pubs serve Pusser's Rum (a traditional British Navy drink since 1700) and a local fruity drink they call 'The Painkiller.'
    Virgin Gorda has a beach called 'The Baths,' which features hidden pools and secret passages.
    For 2021, as of last week, Out of 6 Votes: 33.33% Annoying
    In 2020, Out of 5 Votes: 80.0% Annoying
    In 2019, Out of 6 Votes: 50.0% Annoying
    In 2018, Out of 14 Votes: 50.0% Annoying
    In 2017, Out of 13 Votes: 38.46% Annoying
    In 2016, Out of 5 Votes: 60.0% Annoying
    In 2015, Out of 6 Votes: 16.67% Annoying
    In 2014, Out of 8 Votes: 50.0% Annoying
    In 2013, Out of 21 Votes: 52.38% Annoying
    In 2012, Out of 14 Votes: 42.86% Annoying
    In 2011, Out of 18 Votes: 50.0% Annoying
    In 2010, Out of 35 Votes: 45.71% Annoying
    In 2009, Out of 27 Votes: 40.74% Annoying
    In 2008, Out of 30 Votes: 50.0% Annoying
    In 2007, Out of 63 Votes: 53.97% Annoying
    In 2006, Out of 100 Votes: 45.00% Annoying
    In 2005, Out of 167 Votes: 44.31% Annoying
    In 2004, Out of 255 Votes: 50.98% Annoying
    In 2003, Out of 480 Votes: 44.58% Annoying
 
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