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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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Combination of the words "tourist" and "moron" to describe the many loud, obnoxious tourists who visit the Outer Banks

On July 30th, 2009, Harvard professor Robert Louis Gates and Cambridge police officer James Crowley had a private discussion (and some beers) with Barack Obama at the White House after Gates' famous July 16th arrest.

This meeting has been called the "Beer Summit" by amused onlookers.

Nickname for Providence used mostly by students of Providence College and fans of the school's D1 athletic teams.

1. The use of "Willy Street" to describe Williamson Street originates with Madison cab dispatchers.

2. Willy street as you pass through might seem a little rough around the edge's, it is a very warm and exciting neighborhood. There are many characters, you get to know the people for who they are and except it for that. I love willy street! (also known as, granola-ville)

3. Willy Street is sometimes also used to refer to the Williamson street Co-op that is located on Williamson street. Example: I'm going to Willy street, do you want anything?

4. Willy Street is short for Williamson Street, home to one of the "hippiest" neighborhoods in Madison, located on the Near East side. In this neighborhood you have the Willy Street Co-op, Jolly Bob's Jerk Joint, a good Caribbean restaurant and bar, as well as other cool hangouts, such as the Weary Traveler. This bar has board games to play while you're drinking with your friends.

5. Willy Street is the nickname for Williamson Street in Madison. The street is well-known as a haven for liberal hippie-types. In recent years some of the more dilapidated homes have been replaced by newer condos.

Rubber Bands.