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46. Cajun's Wharf: A local favorite for fresh seafood, overlooking the Arkansas River. They have hoppin' deck parties and drink specia...  
47. Sonny William's: One of the best steakhouses in Little Rock; they specialize in aged Angus beef, but also serve seafood and game and...  
48. Loca Luna: A bistro-style eatery featuring upscale southern cuisine and wood-fired pizzas, and their own bakery.  
49. Ten Thousand Villages: A gift shop that supports fair trade with countries around the world. They sell a variety of interesting items, jew...  
50. Bridge House: What else but a place to play bridge-six nights a week. They offer free mini-lessons and are always happy to welcom...  
51. UALR Planetarium: The largest planetarium in Arkansas, at the University of Arkansas-Little Rock; the Astronomy department also has a...  
52. Whole Hog Cafe: An award-winning local favorite, this barbeque joint is known for its pulled pork and chicken sandwiches, ribs, and...  
53. Clinton Presidential Library: This is actually more like a Bill Clinton museum; here, you can check out a model of the Oval Office circa the Clin...  
54. Trailer on Stilts, The: You may hear the locals refer to the Clinton Presidential Library this way. It does sort of resemble one.  
55. Little Rock Central High School: This is the same school where historic desegregation events took place in 1957. The school still functions as such,...  
56. Old State House: The oldest capital building still standing (west of the Mississippi at least) now houses a museum regarding Arkansa...  
57. Historic Arkansas Museum: A museum and historic grounds that showcases Arkansas history and culture. The oldest intact house in the state is ...  
58. Villa Marre: A historic home, and a pop-culture icon due to its appearance in the opening for the television show 'Designing Wom...  
59. City of Colleges, The: Nickname for Conway, given its multiple universities.  
60. Toad Suck Daze: A springtime festival that has been a Conway tradition since the early 80s. The celebration is for a good cause; th...  
 
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A stupid person; short for "bucket head".

Big Papi is the nickname for superstar DH for the Red Sox, David Ortiz. Big Papi has been a media darling in Boston, as he has always been much friendlier than unpredictable long-time teammate, Manny Ramirez, who is now with the Dodgers. Ortiz is a native of the Dominican Republic.

1. Question from an Italian beef vendor about whether you would like it dipped in the juice or not.

2. Chicagoans used to refer to Italian Beef as "Dago Beef," but this practice has been phased out in the last few decades as the term has been recognized as highly offensive.

Bon Appetit and GQ magazine's 2007 "Chef of the Year," David Chang is New York City's most talked-about chef at the moment with three restaurants in the East Village - Momofuku Noodle Bar, Momofuku Ssam Bar, and Momofuku Ko. As Frank Bruni (New York Times restaurant critic) put it: "David Chang is at this point the New York restaurant world’s equivalent of Tiger Woods or Roger Federer, armed with a spatula in place of a nine-iron or tennis racket. He’s marveled at and clucked over like nobody’s business. He’s it."

Literally, "Is it not so?", a slurring of "ain't it, hey?". May be used after a statement of fact when one expects a response, reply, or nod of acknowledgement. Ex: "Dem Brewers is doin' good dis year, aina hey?".