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Great views of Manhattan from this Brooklyn location on the water at the end of Old Fulton St. It's at the base of the...
Spaldeen refers to a type of ball that was used to play stickball in New York. Spaldeen is actually a New York...
ATMs in southern Wisconsin used to run under the brand Take Your Money Everywhere or TYME. The iconic machines were...
Cheeseheads can refer to either 1) the foam cheesehead hats made by Foamation, 2) Wisconsinites, or 3) Green Bay Packer...
This is an annual June event in Eagle that includes, among many events, a rodeo, local craft/food vendors, carnival,...
The SLUT means "South Lake Union Trolley". The trolley is joked about in Seattle by its residents, due to the fact that...
Balboa Park is America's largest urban cultural park. It is home to 15 major museums and is adorned with interesting...

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Five and Dime: Watertown, NY

Watertown is the birthplace of variety retailing, known in other parts of the country as dollar stores, but known in Watertown as "five and dime".

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Disgusta: Augusta, GA

One of the more unpleasant nicknames for Augusta, Georgia.

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pissah: Boston, MA

really excellent; often combined with "wicked" (wicked-pissah)

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Please?: Cincinnati, OH

The unique Cincinnati way of saying 'pardon me?'

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Barber Poll: Augusta, ME

(noun) A longtime election straw poll conducted among the patrons of Duke's Rotary Barber Shop with a reputation for accurately predicting the outcome of local elections.

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Texas Caviar: Houston, TX

A type of relish made primarily from peppers, beans and onions.

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Freedom Tower: New York, NY

1. Freedom Tower, formallly 1 World Trade Center, is the building currently under construction at Ground Zero, the site of the former World Trade Center towers that collapsed with the 9/11 attacks.

2. In March this year they dropped the Freedom Tower name for "1 World Trade Center". It will be 1776 feet high, giving it an extra dose of America.

 
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The official name of the Democratic Party in Minnesota. Formed by the merger in 1944 of the Democratic Party and the even more progressive Farmer-Labor Party. "DFL" is commonly used to save space in newspaper headlines, ...
Humorist, radio host and author. Creator of radio show 'A Prairie Home Companion'; inventor of Lake Wobegon, & numerous fictional businesses: Powdermilk Biscuits, Bertha's Kitty Boutique, the Catchup Advisory Board, Ralp...
Malatts closed the East & West side pharmacies (and costumes) spring 2017. They are strictly mail order now.
Pronounced > Tea-Tea-Zjazz AKA.......Tortillas Popular types-Flour or Corn Usually eaten as a snack, together with appetizers and also a wide variety of dishes.