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1. ethnic chauvinism: This is what Arizona Superintendent Tom Horne accuses Tucson's Mexican-American Studies of. Horne has tried for yea...  
2. Illegal: Colloquial term for "illegal immigrant"; used to refer to an individual who has not followed or complied to the req...  
3. Old Town: Old Town is a charming area in Scottsdale with a variety of shops, restaurants, hotels and cafes. Specialty stores ...  
4. Sugar Bowl: An old fashion ice cream shop located in Old Town Scottsdale. Enjoy a ice cream cone, sundae or float. The shop fea...  
5. Arizona Cardinals: Official name for the National Football League team in Phoenix, AZ. Part of the National Football Conference (NFC)...  
6. Monti's: An excellent Southwestern steakhouse, built inside an authentic adobe hacienda-the oldest continuously occupied str...  
7. Tempe Town Lake: A 2-mile long man-made lake near Arizona State University that attracts visitors from all over the country. Interes...  
8. Centerpoint Plaza: A decent shopping mall in downtown Tempe with a variety of stores, eateries, and a nice movie theater.  
9. Those Were The Days: A bookstore devoted to antiques; they carry new and used (out-of-print) books, and some antiques. The bookstore its...  
10. Old Town Tempe: Tempe's downtown area, adjacent to ASU (the University).  
11. ASU: Arizona State University, the third largest university in the U.S.-the Tempe campus is located in the area of Unive...  
12. Jackrabbit Fountain, The: In the downtown area, three huge bronze bunnies weighing from 1000-1500 pounds flank a water fountain near the Hark...  
13. Oregano's: A popular pizza joint (one of an Arizona chain) serving up basic but delicious American-Italian "bistro" fare; pizz...  
14. Old Town Books: A used bookstore popular with the college crowd, probably due to its conveniently close location to the University.  
15. My Big Fat Greek Restaurant: The Tempe location of a small regional chain. They serve primarily traditional Greek and Mediterranean-style fare; ...  
 
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A nickname for the Allen's Landing area, the place where August C. and John K. Allen stepped ashore in 1836 and staked claim in the city of Houston.

Along with Brain Dead Island, it's a derogatory nickname for Bainbridge Island.

This is slang for the Berkshire Hathaway annual shareholder's meeting. Warren Buffett's thousands of cult followers descend upon Omaha to hear the oracle utter his words of humble wisdom.

Local slang for a type of hard-shell clam, later, a fictional suburb of Providence featured on the "Family Guy" television show.

1. Refers to the problems caused when I-93 was to be put under construction. There was a terrible allocation of funds, which caused many citizens to become infuriated with the city.

2. A massive underground highway project, the most expensive in U.S. history.