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76. Ballooning Capital of the World: A nickname for Decatur  
77. Home of America's First Wave Pool: A nickname for Decatur  
78. Selma Marches: The famous civil rights marches began in Selma and ended in Montgomery.  
79. Kelly Ingram Park: A four-acre park in the Civil Rights District, a place of demonstration during the Civil Rights Era.  
80. Alabama Jazz Hall of Fame: A 2200 square foot museum in downtown Birmingham celebrating the state's jazz heritage and jazz artists.  
81. Vulcan Park: A ten-acre park and museum that celebrates Birmingham's roots, growth, and culture.  
82. Pickwick Hotel: Former name of the Hotel Highland on South Street; a luxury hotel in Birmingham.  
83. Pete's Famous Hot Dogs: A Birmingham tradition since 1915, a one-of-a-kind hot dog stand on 2nd Avenue that has maintained its loyal custom...  
84. Talladega Superspeedway: A motorsports complex located in nearby Talladega; hosts NASCAR races and other events.  
85. Really Cool Stuff: The McWane Center gift shop; sells science-related souvenirs and gizmos.  
86. Reed Book: The rare book shop owned by author and columnist Jim Reed.  
87. Peanut Depot, The: Since 1907, has been turning out mass amounts of fresh roasted peanuts from a historic building.  
88. Smith Variety: An old style five-and-dime store complete with candy counter.  
89. Magic City, The: A nickname for Birmingham due to its rapid growth in the early 1900s.  
90. UAB Hospital: A first-rate trauma center and research/teaching hospital, located on the University of Alabama at Birmingham's cam...  
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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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Referring to something that was damaged or destroyed during Hurricane Hugo in 1989. The hurricane made landfall as a category 4 storm and did extensive damage to downtown Charleston as well as the northern suburbs of Mount Pleasant, Sullivan's Island, and Isle of Palms.

Bluecifer is a nickname for the devil-eyed blue mustang sculpture by Denver's airport.

Paczki's are deep-fried Polish doughnuts which mark the beginning of Lent, and are most often consumed on "Fat Tuesday." Traditionally, these rich doughnuts were intended to use all of the forbidden lard, sugar...

Gravy made from instant coffee and ham grease. it probably tastes better than it sounds, but the non-Alabama native may opt to take someone else's word for it.

Forbes Magazine bestowed this honor upon the Mile-High city in light of its record breaking contraceptive sales.