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California Taglines

  1. If I’ve only one life, let me live it in California
  2. Happy cows wake up in a cold sweat with thoughts of living here
  3. Where happy cows are from
Past Words of the Day

This is one of the many nicknames for the giant sculpture of Jesus Christ. The photos leave no doubt where the nickname comes from.

Deep fried ravioli, a St. Louis specialty.

Brew/movie, relating to any number of theaters that serve beer. Popular ones are Kennedy School, Laurelhurst, Baghdad.

A West-Side Manhattan neighborhood that at one time, was just what its name suggests. However, since the 1990s it has somehow managed to evolve into a hip and fashionable place to be, complete with an active nightlife and many trendy nightclubs.

Richmond has its very own Dog n Suds Drive In, better known by the locals as "Arf n Barf."