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136. WBHM: Birmingham's NPR radio station, at 90.3 FM.  
137. Magic City Hash House Harriers, The: A local running/walking organization that meets several times a month for 2-5 mile walks/runs.  
138. Network Birmingham: A professional women's organization.  
139. Dixie Vintage Automobile Club: A local vintage auto club that meets, of all places, at Krispy Kreme Doughnuts.  
140. First Light: A local homeless shelter for women and children.  
141. Heaviest Corner on Earth, The: In the early 1900s, the nickname for a group of early skyscrapers at the intersection of 20th Street and 1st Ave.  
142. Chow-Chow: A pickled condiment made from cabbage and various other vegetables and spices.  
143. Watermelon Rind Pickles: Sweet pickles made from watermelon rinds instead of cucumbers.  
144. Letter From Birmingham Jail: Martin Luther King, Jr.'s 1963 treatise, written while he was imprisoned for nonviolent protest.  
145. Dudley Randall: The Birmingham poet who penned "The Ballad of Birmingham", inspired by a tragic bombing at the 16th Street Baptist ...  
146. Dr. Richard Arrington Jr.: Birmingham's first African-American Mayor, elected in 1979.  
147. John Coltrane: The jazz musician's song "Alabama" was inspired by Birmingham.  
148. Over the Mountain: Refers to the suburban area on the other side of Red Mountain.  
149. Red Mountain: A prominent mountain directly south of downtown Birmingham.  
150. Sand Mountain: A ridge to the north of Birmingham.  
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Children's street game of bygone days, involving pink Spalding (or "spaldeen") ball and broomstick. Now sadly defunct.

When the city of Indianapolis either bores or annoys its residents.

How people inside the metropolitan Minneapolis/St. Paul area refers to the rest of Minnesota.

Sunny P is a local nickname for Sun Prairie. I guess it's a takeoff of the orange juice like drink, Sunny D.

Found in old NYC neighborhoods, most famously and densely in Brooklyn, this is a term used for homes made from "brownstone," which is a brown sandstone. The Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhood in Brooklyn has the most brownstones in NYC. Many people think of The Cosby Show's Huxtable family when they think of Brooklyn brownstones (as they lived in a traditional Brooklyn brownstone).