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1. nutmegger: a person from Connecticut  
2. Albertus Magnus College: Small private college that has a liberal arts focus.  
3. Southern Connecticut State University: A public university that specializes in the development of students in the education program.  
4. University of New Haven: A private college in New Haven, CT.  
5. Connecticut College: A private liberal arts college.  
6. Eastern Connecticut State University: The third oldest public college in the United States. Liberal arts focus.  
7. Central Connecticut State University: The oldest public university in the United States.  
8. Western Connecticut State University: A public university, houses the Jane Goodall Center for Excellence in Environmental Studies.  
9. Saint Joseph College: Roman Catholic liberal arts women's college.  
10. Wesleyan University: Highly credited private liberal arts college.  
11. University of Bridgeport: Private college, known for bringing in international students.  
12. Hartford Seminary: Theological college in Hartford,CT.  
13. University of Hartford: Known as Uhart, the University of Hartford is a private university in West Hartford,CT.  
14. Yale University: One of the most prestigious university in the United States, Yale is always in the top 5 in all categories regardin...  
15. DPI: The local abbreviation used to describe the Daniel Packard Inn.  
 
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In January 1996, a blizzard hit and shut down NYC. Hundreds of stranded travelers were forced to live in the terminals of JFK Airport for two days, since even buses and taxis were immobilized.

(noun) Round dessert treat common throughout Maine consisting of a marshmallow filling in between two firm pieces of cake (usually chocolate). Its shape resembles a hamburger in a bun.

Rappers will sometimes call Ft. Myers "Lil Pakistan" because of its relatively high crime rate. Although Pakistan's crime rate is low compared to industrialized countries, people in the US often get the impression that Pakistan is war-torn and crime-ridden, in all places at all times.

1. Mt. Horeble, or Mt. Horrible, is a derogatory name for the town, often invoked by local high schoolers to describe Mt. Horeb's alleged lackluster assets or traditional, closed mindset

2. I've lived in Mt. Horeb and I've never heard this nickname.

3. A playfully derogatory nickname for Mount Horeb.

Sarcastic reference to Santa Monica's tenant-friendly rent-control laws. The expression is popular among landlords in Santa Monica, a suburb of Los Angeles.