Savannah has earned this somewhat dubious designation, probably due to the popularity of local 'ghost tours' among tourists.
1. The area is defined by many oil industry related companies and large corporations, such as ExxonMobil and Shell. Also it is home to residential neighborhoods, restaurants, and parks.
2. A district located along Memorial Drive and Eldridge Parkway where much of Houston's oil industry is localized.
Region of New York State in which Utica resides. James Fenimore Cooper (the most famous bad writer in American Literature) set his "Leatherstocking Tales" in this region.
A (laughable) nickname for Seattle. Seattle is perhaps more aptly described as the Gateway to the Pacific.
This was the alternate nickname for the "Phi Slama Jama" University of Houston Cougars basketball team from 1982 to 1984 that featured basketball legends Clyde Drexler and Hakeem Olajuwon. The fraternity had a joyful reunion during the 1994-1995 NBA season when Clyde Drexler was traded to the Rockets at mid-season, solidifying what was to be the second-straight championship team for the franchise.