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16. Sheraton Birmingham: The largest hotel in Alabama.  
17. Birminghamtrends: A website devoted to Birmingham's nightlife.  
18. Hominy: A regional side-dish made from corn boiled in brine.  
19. Congealed Salad: A dessert made from flavored gelatin, buttermilk and fruit.  
20. Marsh Bakery: Would love to know how they made their Rum cake, I know they took left over cakes and made a torte type cake.  
21. Avondale: A neighborhood just east of Birmingham comprised of the three smaller North Avondale, South Avondale, and East Avon...  
22. Lloyd's: A local favorite, serving authentic Southern-food and sweet tea since 1937.  
23. Birmian: A 'Birmian' is someone that lives in Birmingham, Alabama.  
24. East Lake: East Lake is an up- and coming turn-of-the-century neighborhood in full swing of revitalization. There is a movemen...
25. Dawson Family of Faith: A church located in the Homewood area of Birmingham. 1114 Oxmoor Rd Birmingham, AL 35209 205-871-7324
26. Century 21 Lake Area Realty, Inc.: Enjoy the natural beauty of living on the shoreline of the picturesque Lake Martin in Alabama when you buy one of t...
27. N & W Metals Inc.: Scrap Metal Recycling, Junk Yards
28. Jim Woodham & Son Tire & Auto: New Tires, Auto Repair, Brake Shop, Timing Belts, Radiators, Check Engine Diagnostics, Auto AC Repair, Auto Electri...
29. Southern Services: Heating, Air Conditioning, Air Conditioning Installation, Heater Installation, Air Conditioning Repair, Air Conditi...
30. Hoover Towing: Towing Service, Auto Wrecker, Auto Repair, Wrecker Services, Auto Storage, Roadside Assistance, Fuel Delivery , Car...
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Alabama Tagline
"Even our own governor once said: Alabama is last in everything good and first in everything bad" Edit | History
Past Words of the Day

Slang for a member of the Bloods, a gang whose members wear red.

1. Question from an Italian beef vendor about whether you would like it dipped in the juice or not.

2. Chicagoans used to refer to Italian Beef as "Dago Beef," but this practice became has been phased out in the last few decades as the term has been recognized as highly offensive.

Local nickname for the off-price retailer "Ross Dress for Less." Ross Stores is headquartered in nearby Pleasanton, CA, and also operates dd's Discounts. Since these stores offer prices even lower than the Dress for Less stores, they call them "dd's," which stands for "deep discounts." Of course this makes the name redundant (Deep Discount's Discounts).

Adjective used to describe the state of Illinois, whether it be a reference to corrupt politics, aggressive drivers, Cubs fans, or anything else objectionable.

A term for Detroit coined by former president Franklin Roosevelt during the second World War to describe the transition of the Ford Motor Company's production from cars to tanks.