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46. Miles College: A Small, private liberal arts college.  
47. University of Mobile: Private university that is located in the beautiful city of Mobile.  
48. University of North Alabama: The oldest public university in Alabama.  
49. Regions University: A public university located in Montgomery, AL. It is mainly known for its theology program.  
50. Samford University: Private university, ranks in the top 5 schools for graduate degree institutions.  
51. Selma University: A private liberal arts university tucked away in Selma, AL.  
52. Shelton State Community College: A community college that is nestled in the Tuscaloosa area.  
53. Snead State Community College: Community College located in Boaz, AL.
54. University of South Alabama: Public university that is part of the Alabama network.  
55. Spring Hill College: A private university that is centered in Mobile.  
56. Stillman College: Another university, this one private, located in Tuscaloosa, AL.  
57. Talladega College: Private university in Talladega, AL. If Ricky Bobby would've went to school, this is probably where he would've wa...  
58. United States Sports Academy: A private specialized university that focuses on sports research and development.  
59. University of West Alabama: Public university located in Livingston, AL. Also goes by U-DUB or U-WAH.  
60. River City, The: A nickname for Decatur  
 
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"Even our own governor once said: Alabama is last in everything good and first in everything bad" Edit | History
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General Motors and Ford, the two major automotive companies in the city.

1. Boulder may be 25 square miles in area, but I wouldn't consider its surrounding a paragon of reality. I don't know that the folks in Aspen are in touch the reality of most Americans either.

2. Left-leaning? How about drastically left standing!

A Three Way (spagetti, chilli and cheddar cheese) plus red beans AND diced onions.

Combination of the words "tourist" and "moron" to describe the many loud, obnoxious tourists who visit the Outer Banks

Montana is known as the "Last Best Place" to locals. After the Unabomber, Ted Kaczynski, was captured in a remote cabin outside Lincoln, Montana, Montana became pretty popular in the media as a great hiding place. People were actually printing t-shirts with an outline of the state of Montana, a depiction of Ted Kaczynski's headshot with his unkempt hair, as well as the "Last Best Place" mantra with the word "hiding" scribbled in between 'best' and 'place.'