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76. Home of America's First Wave Pool: A nickname for Decatur  
77. Selma Marches: The famous civil rights marches began in Selma and ended in Montgomery.  
78. Kelly Ingram Park: A four-acre park in the Civil Rights District, a place of demonstration during the Civil Rights Era.  
79. Alabama Jazz Hall of Fame: A 2200 square foot museum in downtown Birmingham celebrating the state's jazz heritage and jazz artists.  
80. Vulcan Park: A ten-acre park and museum that celebrates Birmingham's roots, growth, and culture.  
81. Pickwick Hotel: Former name of the Hotel Highland on South Street; a luxury hotel in Birmingham.  
82. 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...  
83. Talladega Superspeedway: A motorsports complex located in nearby Talladega; hosts NASCAR races and other events.  
84. Really Cool Stuff: The McWane Center gift shop; sells science-related souvenirs and gizmos.  
85. Reed Book: The rare book shop owned by author and columnist Jim Reed.  
86. Peanut Depot, The: Since 1907, has been turning out mass amounts of fresh roasted peanuts from a historic building.  
87. Smith Variety: An old style five-and-dime store complete with candy counter.  
88. Magic City, The: A nickname for Birmingham due to its rapid growth in the early 1900s.  
89. UAB Hospital: A first-rate trauma center and research/teaching hospital, located on the University of Alabama at Birmingham's cam...  
90. HealthSouth: One of the largest healthcare services providers in the country, headquartered in Birmingham.  
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A baked casserole dish that is commonly eaten in Minnesota homes. Popular varieties include Tator Tot hotdish, Party Potatoes (aka Funeral Potatoes), Green Bean casserole and Wild Rice casserole. Many of these are cooked with Campbell's Soup such as Cream of Chicken.

Philadelphia's area code and a colloquial term for Philadelphia itself, as in the following sentence:

"Allen Iverson was really representin' the 215 in Los Angeles last night when he torched Kobe."

A mixture of red and green chile ordered together on a plate.

Rappers will sometimes call Ft. Myers "Lil Pakistan" because of its relatively high crime rate. Although Pakistan's crime rate is low compared to industrialized countries, people in the US often get the impression that Pakistan is war-torn and crime-ridden, in all places at all times.

A nickname for the Dinkytown area that is earned by the many rowdy college kids that live in the neighborhood.