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  1. LA is short for La La Land
  2. Welcome to Smog Angeles!
  3. Welcome to La La Land
  4. Like San Diego only dirtier
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Means "you should believe me when I say this". May be used at the beginning or end of a sentence. Ex: "Believe you me, Peter, they are up to no good."

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

A nickname for Manitowoc for its location on Lake Michigan. I'm not sure why they it's capital with an '-ol' at the end--because I'm pretty sure Manitowoc isn't a building--but that's how it's spelled on the city's marketing literature, including the sign when coming into town.

Waunakee's main claim to fame is that there isn't another town in the US with the same name.

Was posted on a billboard in the 70's (I think). Initially referred to all of the layoffs from Boeing in the 60's and 70's since Boeing was the major employer in the area, but has since been used whenever a major employer has done layoffs (i.e., Boeing, Microsoft, etc.).