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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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A stew-like dish made from beans, beer, pork, peppers.

The Tuesday night special at Wando's Bar on University Avenue. It features $1 beers as well as trays of free bacon. It was made famous by ESPN broadcaster Scott Van Pelt during his radio show. Van Pelt had visited Madison and ended up at Bacon Night, where he became smitten with the concept of free bacon.

1. The improper way to pronounce Louisville (LOOuhville).

2. This is how an outsider would pronounce Louisville. Some outsiders who've been to Louisville will try to pronounce the city's name like a local out of respect for the local pronunciation, and even go as far as to correct people when they pronounce it "LOO-ee-vill." I usually point out to these people that King Louis XVI's name is most often pronounced "LOO-ee" and not "LOO-uh." That's not to say that the local pronunciation is wrong, but that "LOO-ee-vill" is certainly valid. Besides, in English we almost always alter the pronunciation of places to fit our particular language and/or pronunciation. For example, is "Germany" the locals' word for Germany? In Iraq do the locals call their country "eye-RACK" or "eye-ROCK?" Let me help you out--they don't.

A panty tree is a designated tree below a chairlift on top of which people can throw bras, panties, and the like. Steamboat has such a tree and it's chock-full of undergarments of all colors. It's about midway up the Storm Peak Express chairlift.

1. The virgin vault was the former all-female Elizabeth Waters dormitory at the University of Wisconsin. It has recently been made co-ed, however, so the virigns have been let out of the vault.

2. Also formerly referred to...