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31. Hollywood: A Los Angeles district northwest of the downtown section of the city that has become essentially synonymous with th...
32. In the Valley: Generally refers to the San Fernando Valley area.  
33. Getty, The: An international institution, based in Los Angeles, that is one of the world's largest funding sources for the art...
34. La La Land: A nickname for Los Angeles.  
35. Tinseltown: A nickname for Hollywood.  
36. World Famous Bushman: Formally known as David Johnson, the World Famous Bushman is a street performer who lurks behind bushes at Fisherma...  
37. Frank Chu: San Francisco's most famous street protester, Frank can be found in highly trafficked areas of San Francisco to pro...
38. People's Republic of Berkeley: Nickname for Berkeley because of its deserved reputation as a hotbed for subversive political goings-on.  
39. Smog Angeles: "Smog Angeles" is what many San Diegans call Los Angeles, the rival city to the north.  
40. Hella: adj. 1. Many: "I ate hella donuts." 2. Much: "I ate hella donut glaze." adv. 1. Very: "That donut was hella g...  
41. Paris of the West: Nickname for San Francisco  
42. Pac-1: This nickname is brought on by USC's dominance but only applies to football. Other Pac-10 sports are quite competit...  
43. Berzerkeley: Berkeley is known for its odd culture and political leanings, and has been since the 1960's. Berzerkeley is a nickn...  
44. 559, The: "The 559" is a nickname for Fresno, California that refers to its area code.  
45. Raisin Capital of the World: Nickname for Fresno  
 
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Slugging is a form of hitchhiking in DC that benefits both the hitchhiker and the driver. The driver can use the much faster HOV lane after taking on a passenger.

The common name of the Newport Southbank Bridge. Given its color and status as a pedestrian bridge, the nickname isn't going away anytime soon.

The bridge connects downtown Cincinnati Ohio to Newport Kentucky. The bridge crosses the Ohio River and is just over a half mile long.

House of Paign refers to Assembly Hall, the home of the University of Illinois basketball teams.

Slang for the beer Milwaukee's Best. Can also be shorted to just The Beast.

Short for Kummelweck, a roll that is covered in caraway seeds and kosher salt. This New York bread found its way into the original name for Buffalo Wild Wings (Buffalo Wild Wings & Weck). This confuses many people when they hear the nickname BW3's. The third double-u is 'weck'.