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61. Kobe Doin' Work: A 2009 Spike Lee Joint that captures a typical gameday for Kobe Bryant, the four-time NBA champ.  
62. Big Aristotle: During a press conference when he was with the Lakers, Shaquille O'Neal told reporters that they ought to call him ...  
63. California's Country Music Capital: Bakersfield is known as California's country music capital. The city is home of the Bakersfield Country Music Museu...  
64. American Riviera, The: A nickname given to Santa Barbara because of its climate's resemblance to the Riviera's wonderful Mediterranean cli...  
65. State Street: Separated into "lower" and "upper" parts, State Street is considered the main drag at the heart of the city. It sep...  
66. João Cabrilho: A Portguese explorer but sailed for Spain and was the first to discover California in 1542 but died on January 1543  
67. Coit's Last Erection: Local slang name for Coit Tower, built atop Telegraph Hill by Lillian Hitchcock Coit to honor her departed husband.  
68. Bishop's Bendix, The: Popular local name for the Cathedral of St. Mary of the Assumption on Geary Boulevard, due to the modern structure'...  
69. USC: Acronym for University of Southern California. For fans/alumni of rival school UCLA, USC is also known as Universit...  
70. Horrorville: A slang name for the town of Oroville, CA; Often used by the more fortunate residents when describing the less than...
71. Forbestown Daze: @ agw - don't know who you talked too but they don't live in the same town as I do. Your information is wrong, see ...  
72. McFarland: We want it better then yesterday.....  
73. Bloods: Gang founded in Los Angeles as rival to the local Crips gang. They are marked by their red clothing, as opposed to ...  
74. Crab: Slang for a member of the Bloods, a gang whose members wear red.  
75. Office Space in Los Angeles: There are lots of other advantages associated with the office space in Los Angeles such as big conference rooms, la...  
 
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Term for the organized carpooling system in San Francisco where carpoolers meet at a designated spot and share rides. Started in the mid 1970s when oil prices were sky-high, casual car pools are not run by an established organization, but are rather arranged ad hoc and continue on tradition. People involved will know the pickup and drop-off points, as well as the rules--the most important of which is that there's no money exchanged between drivers and riders.

Recently becoming trendy, this is an area of Brooklyn just over the Manhattan and Brooklyn bridges from Manhattan. The letters stand for: Down Under the Manhattan Bridge Overpass.

This is an endearing nickname for New York, New York. Although most would regard New York City as more influential than the rest of the state in its entirety, this double naming causes problems for upstaters when they tell people where they're from when abroad. (People in other countries are often unaware that New York is both a state and a city.)

How you can get a po-boy; includes pickles, lettuce, tomatoes, and mayonnaise.

Coffee laced with chicory. Rumored to have originated in New Orleans during the Civil War, when the city was under a federal blockade and could not import enough coffee, which...