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91. McGuckin Hardware: A local legend in the form of a huge hardware store that carries everything from hammers to household items. There ...  
92. Byers-Evans House, The: A historic red brick mansion (circa 1883) that in the past served as home to two of the more prominent Denver famil...  
93. Molly Brown House, The: Once the house of the woman dubbed "The Unsinkable Molly Brown" (because she was one of the survivors of the sinkin...  
94. Capitol Hill: An artsy neighborhood just east of downtown that juxtaposes the terminally hip over a background of strip malls. Lu...  
95. Babi Yar Park: A park in southeast Denver dedicated to the two hundred thousand victims who died in Babi Yar, Kiev, Ukraine, USSR ...  
96. Gay Park, The: Refers to Cheeseman Park in Capitol Hill.  
97. Front Range, The: The local reference to a series of mountain peaks (some as high as 14,000 feet) just beyond the continental divide  
98. Sheraton Denver: This hotel (formerly known as the Adam's Mark Denver) is the largest in Colorado.  
99. Capitol Building: The Colorado State Capitol building is also a landmark, having been built in the 1880s and entirely out of granite.  
100. Brown Palace Hotel, The: This Italian Renaissance-style hotel dates from 1892 and is an official Denver landmark. Many presidents stayed her...  
101. Beau Jo's: A beloved Colorado pizza-chain started in 1974; originator of the "Mountain Pie". And, they even have a gluten-free...  
102. Mountain Pie: A Colorado-stle pizza, made with honey in the crust and often topped with a spicy sauce.  
103. LODO: Denver's lower downtown area.
104. Stephen Menke: The Colorado State Enologist; yes, believe it or not, Colorado has an official wine expert on staff.  
105. John Hickenlooper: Denver's delightfully eccentric Mayor.  
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Kentucky's obsession with the University of Kentucky men’s basketball team. The tradition rich program is a great source of pride for the locals. The team has seven NCAA and two Helms national championships, 43 SEC regular season championships...

Original nickname for the Syracuse University sports teams. No, it has nothing to do with crackers, but rather Syracuse's prominence in the salt trade. The Saltine Warriors then became the Orangemen, and then the more gender-neutral Orange.

1. Question from an Italian beef vendor about whether you would like it dipped in the juice or not.

2. Chicagoans used to refer to Italian Beef as "Dago Beef," but this practice has been phased out in the last few decades as the term has been recognized as highly offensive.

865 is the area code for the Knoxville area, which spells V-O-L. This is no coincidence, but rather a homage paid to the beloved Volunteer sports teams in the Knoxville area.

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