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136. Amory Park: Is directly south of downtown.  
137. Barrio Anita: Was named for an early settler and located between Granada Avenue and Interstate 10.  
138. Barrio Tiburón: Is now known as the Fourth Avenue arts district – designated in territorial times as a red-light district.  
139. Barrio El Jardín: Is named for an early recreational site, Levin's Gardens.  
140. Barrio El Hoyo: Was named for a lake that was part of the gardens. Before the TCC was built, El Hoyo (Spanish for pit or hole) refe...  
141. Tuscon International Mariachi Conference: Mariachi is celebrated annually at this event, as Mariachi music is popular and influential in Tucson, and the city...  
142. Seizure World: Harsh pejorative nickname for Leisure World Arizona, a Mesa-based retirement community.  
143. SB1070: Bill signed into law by Governor Jan Brewer, widely considered the harshest immigration legislation in decades. Mos...  
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The most famous event in New Orleans, essentially one humongous free party that includes a parade and costumed revelers, the latter of which are known for their reputed debauchery and prolific consumption of alcohol.

New York City is the Big Apple, and Atlanta--as the largest city in Georgia--is the Big Peach.

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.

The Polar Plunge is an event for the benefit of the Special Olympics during which participants jump into a swimming hole in Lake Monona. Since the event takes place in late February (February 21st, 2009 at Olin Park), the lake is always frozen solid. Only the bravest (craziest) of souls dare jump. For many, sponsoring a "plunger" is the best way to participate in this very Wisconsinesque activity.

A term for Detroit coined by former president Franklin Roosevelt during the second World War to describe the transition of the Ford Motor Company's production from cars to tanks.