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91. Gay Park, The: Refers to Cheeseman Park in Capitol Hill.  
92. Front Range, The: The local reference to a series of mountain peaks (some as high as 14,000 feet) just beyond the continental divide  
93. Sheraton Denver: This hotel (formerly known as the Adam's Mark Denver) is the largest in Colorado.  
94. Capitol Building: The Colorado State Capitol building is also a landmark, having been built in the 1880s and entirely out of granite.  
95. Brown Palace Hotel, The: This Italian Renaissance-style hotel dates from 1892 and is an official Denver landmark. Many presidents stayed her...  
96. Beau Jo's: A beloved Colorado pizza-chain started in 1974; originator of the "Mountain Pie". And, they even have a gluten-free...  
97. Mountain Pie: A Colorado-stle pizza, made with honey in the crust and often topped with a spicy sauce.  
98. LODO: Denver's lower downtown area.
99. Stephen Menke: The Colorado State Enologist; yes, believe it or not, Colorado has an official wine expert on staff.  
100. John Hickenlooper: Denver's delightfully eccentric Mayor.  
101. Most Lustful City in America: Forbes Magazine bestowed this honor upon the Mile-High city in light of its record breaking contraceptive sales.  
102. Five Points: Five Points is among Denver's oldest neighborhoods, as evidenced by the Victorian homes mixed in among newer housin...  
103. CIA Wall: A "legal" graffiti wall located in an alley near the Colorado Institute of Art.  
104. Hanger 61: A strange little airplane hanger with hyperbolic concrete arches, built in 1959 for a cement company. This historic...  
105. Street Theater, The: A diverse group of street performers from all over the country who gather on a five-block stretch of Denver's Pearl...  
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Milwaukee-speak for clear soda, such as 7-Up or Sprite.

(noun) Common term for hamburger in much of Maine, especially when used as an ingredient or topping (as in hamburg pizza).

1. Stinky water from the gutters that mixes with garbage. Don't step in the polio water, or else the polio smell will stick with you all day.

2. Polio Water - A puddle of water.

Refers to a well-known Seattle landmark. Located in the neighborhood of Fremont, the troll lives under the Aurora bridge and was sculpted holding a VW bug. He's carved...

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