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  1. Welcome to La La Land
  2. Like San Diego only dirtier
  3. Welcome to La La Land
  4. Welcome to Smog Angeles!
  5. LA is short for La La Land
 
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Leftover tomato pie from Palermos (half fried eggplant, half garlic).

Trenton's unique vision of a pizza pie, light on the cheese and heavy with big chunks of tomato drizzled with olive oil.


A (laughable) nickname for Seattle. Seattle is perhaps more aptly described as the Gateway to the Pacific.

As used in Pittsburgh, the word means "lately" or "currently" as in "The gas prices are outrageous anymore."

1. A supermarket shopping cart.

2. The vehicles in a race held by Carnegie Mellon during their spring carnival since 1920.

The Baltimore Bullet is the nickname for Baltimore native Michael Phelps, the most prolific athlete in Olympic history. Michael Phelps has already beaten the gold medal record of nine, and has eleven as of tonight. He also stands to break Mark Spitz's record of seven gold medals in any one Olympics. Phelps is perfect so far in Beijing 2008 and is favored to complete his quest for eight gold medals.