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31. Adams Morgan: An arty, bohemian neighborhood where young artists are commissioned to paint murals on otherwise ordinary brick fac...  
32. Union Station: An historic building with marble floors, now a shopping mall and modern rail station with over 32 million annual vi...  
33. Georgetown: The area of Washington D.C. that predated the capital, originally a Native American settlement and now a historic a...  
34. National Mall: A tree-lined park that stretches two miles and includes such landmarks as the Lincoln Memorial and the Washington M...  
35. Potomac River: The river forming part of the boundary between Washington D.C. and Maryland.  
36. Sewall-Belmont House: A museum and library in honor of the women's rights movement, near Union Station  
37. National Cathedral: An interfaith church dating back to the birth of the city itself, still holding services and open to the public.  
38. Smithsonian Institution: A world-renowned research institution that oversees more than a dozen museums and galleries along the National Mall...  
39. National Air and Space Museum: One of the most popular of the Smithsonian museums in the National Mall area; features real aircraft and spacecraft...  
40. Alexandria: The part of Virginia just south of Washington D.C., on the west bank of the Potomac River.  
41. Arlington: The nearby area of Virginia that contains the Arlington National Cemetery, the military memorial where war veterans...  
42. Washington Post: The largest newspaper in the Washington D.C. area, and one of the oldest as well (started in 1877).  
43. Pennsylvania Ave: The main street joining the Capitol to the White House.  
44. Embassy Row: The area of D.C. with the primary concentration of international embassies, along northwest Massachusetts Avenue.  
45. DuPont Circle: A traffic circle in northwestern Washington D.C. where Massachusetts Ave, Connecticut Ave, New Hampshire Ave, P Str...  
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A person so transfixed by gambling machines that he or she becomes virtually oblivious to the rest of the world.

Local Artist 'EROS ONE

(noun) Nickname for Minneapolis, particularly in the 1980s and 1990s; meant as a contrast to "The Big Apple", New York City.

1. A bizarre piece of architecture that looks like a piece of a fairy-tale, now a private home in Beverly Hills. It was originally built for a movie studio in 1921 and then moved to its current location five years later.

2. Originally called the "Spadena House", The Witch's House was also originally intended to not look like a total spooky horror. Well, that didn't work out, which is why everyone knows it as "The Witch's House".

A nickname for the Dinkytown area that is earned by the many rowdy college kids that live in the neighborhood.

Trenton has its own 'style' of this lawn game, where one pitches round metal quoits (sort of like metal hoops or rings) at a target.