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1. Oaklander: Those that reside and grew up in Oakland, California.  
2. Hella: adj. 1. Many: "I ate hella donuts." 2. Much: "I ate hella donut glaze." adv. 1. Very: "That donut was hella g...  
3. 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...  
4. 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...  
5. Oakland Raiders: Official name for the National Football League team in Oakland, CA. Part of the American Football Conference (AFC)...  
6. Holy Names University: Small Roman Catholic private university that rests in Oakland.  
7. Zachary's: Great pizza establishment, known for chicago style deep dish pizza. Popular with Cal Berkeley students.  
8. Jack London Square: One of Oakland's top tourist attractions, the Square is located on the waterfront of the city and includes stores, ...  
9. Oakland Museum of California: Opened in 1969, the Oakland Museum includes multiple pieces of art and exhibits dedicated to history and natural sc...  
10. Lake Merritt: Lake Merritt is spelled with two 'T's. It was created by damming a tidal slough, and mayor Samuel Merritt paid for ...  
11. MC Hammer: A famous rapper from Oakland, known for his 1991 hit, "Can't Touch This".  
12. Tupac: One of the most popular rappers in history, Tupac also known as Machiavelli was born in Oakland. He produced multi...  
13. Loma Prieta Earthquake: A major earthquake that reached a 6.9 on the Richter Scale. it ironically occurred during the World Series between...  
14. Oakland Athletics: Oakland's professional baseball team.  
15. Telegraph Avenue: Located in Oakland's historic downtown district, Telegraph Avenue borders the south portion UC Berkeley's campus. ...  
 
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