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241. MacArthur Park: A park in the Westlake neighborhood of Los Angeles that features a lake, a bandshell and the usual trees and playgr...  
242. Culver City: A city in western Los Angeles County that has historically served as headquarters for movie and television producti...  
243. Highland Park: A scenic neighborhood in northeast Los Angeles where many movies are filmed, and also one of the city's oldest sett...  
244. Manhattan Beach: A primarily residential area in southwestern Los Angeles County that lies along the Pacific coast.  
245. Jet Propulsion Laboratory: A NASA laboratory established by the California Institute of Technology in the 1930s.  
246. Pasadena: This is a city where the Rose Bowl takes place and is host to the California Institute of Technology.  
247. Torrance: A large and diverse city in Los Angeles County located along the Pacific Coast Highway.  
248. West Covina: A city in Los Angeles County that is primarily residential and commercial, and has a large minority population.  
249. Orange County: Popularly called "the OC," the county just below Los Angeles County.  
250. Brea: A city located in northern Orange County rich in history and currently popular for its shopping and dining.  
251. Irvine: One of the largest planned urban communities in the United States and home to the University of California-Irvine.  
252. San Bernando: The valley to the east of Los Angeles that partially encloses the city of the same name, adjacent to the San Bernan...  
253. Studio City: A community in the San Fernando Valley that, true to its name, has been essentially created and maintained by the L...  
254. Ventura Boulevard: A primary east-west thoroughfare and the oldest route in the San Fernando Valley, and a pop-culture icon to some ex...  
255. Walk of Fame: The Hollywood Walk of Fame, featuring those famous commemorative 'stars' in the sidewalk of Hollywood Boulevard, ru...  
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Past Words of the Day

Some refer to CR as the City of Five Smells since the odor from various grain & food processing plants (Quaker Oats, Cargill, Ralston Foods, etc.) can be detected depending on the day & wind direction. See also: "The City of Five Seasons".

The native Rhode Islanders' reference to the hordes of tourists from Massachusetts who swarm their beaches each summer.

Common nickname for the Pennsylvanian Railroad.

Means "you should believe me when I say this". May be used at the beginning or end of a sentence. Ex: "Believe you me, Peter, they are up to no good."

Yerp is a new form of greeting someone. It can be used in a variety of scenarios effectively. Like for example if someone is down the hallway you can yerp to get their attention. Or you can also answer the phone and say yerp to start the conversation