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46. La Kwinta: This is how tourists and other total gringos pronounce La Quinta [la keenta].  
47. Epic Beard Man: A 67-year-old Vietnam veteran named Thomas Bruso who recently punched out a man on a bus. The incident was caught o...  
48. Thomas Bruso: The man who was recently caught on tape beating a man after being provoked on an AC Transit bus in Oakland. He is a...  
49. Slo Mo: Formally John Kitchin, Slo Mo is an infamous rollerblader who can be easily spotted strolling along the boardwalk a...  
50. In-N-Out: A great fast food restaurant in California. I make sure to go to In-N-Out Burger as much as possible when I'm there...
51. Balboa Park: Balboa Park is America's largest urban cultural park. It is home to 15 major museums and is adorned with interestin...
52. San Fran: What non-locals call San Francisco. Local San Franciscans hate it when SF is called this. Use of this word is a su...  
53. East Los: Shorthand term used for East Los Angeles  
54. San Diegan: A person from San Diego  
55. Rob-a-Bank: A rather obvious variation of "Rabobank", a Netherlands-based banking group that failed to change its name upon ent...
56. Qualcomm Stadium: Home to the San Diego Chargers and the San Diego State Aztecs. It used to be called San Diego Stadium and Jack Murp...  
57. hodad: A hodad is a guy who pretends to be a surfer but really isn't. He may or may not actually surf, but for the most pa...  
58. UCSD: The University of California, San Diego was founded in only 1960, but has since established itself as a world-class...  
59. La Jolla Shores: La Jolla Shores is a great beach, which includes the UCSD Scripps Institute of Oceanography (and the Scripps Pier)....
60. PB: "PB" is what the locals call Pacific Beach, a beach known for its surfers and rowdy college kids. It's always an in...
 
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Nickname for Warren Buffett, the investing legend known for his disciplined value investing and gaudy long-term returns. The guy simply has a talent for picking good companies with real staying power. Buffett has experienced annualized returns of roughly 20% over a few decades. This is VERY hard to do. He works and lives in Omaha, Nebraska.

The infamous NYC street vendor hot dog, generally Sabrett's brand shoved haphazardly into a soggy bun and topped with a variety of gloppy condiments. The consumption of this NYC grab-and-go staple is almost an urban rite of passage and the Manhattan version of Russian Roulette.

1. Italian swear word used commonly, since most of the city is Italian. Let's just say it's an f-word.

2. New York Italian slang for the "f word"

The linguistic term for the Bostonian tendency to leave out an 'r' when it precedes a consonant or is at the end of a word. For example, "I just parked the car" would sound like [I just pahked thah cah]

Topeka's mayor recently declared the city "Google, Kansas" for the rest of the month of March 2010. The city is using its creative juices to attract Google. The Internet giant is currently looking for test sites for its new ultra-fast Internet service called Google Fiber. This isn't the first time Topeka...