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46. Library Without Walls, The: Refers to the extensive Internet resources offered by the Library of Congress.  
47. Archie Bunker's Chair: This pop culture artifact can be viewed in DC, at the Museum of American History.  
48. National Archives: This is where you can view historical documents like the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution.  
49. Ford's Theatre: This venue was the site of Lincoln's assassination in 1865, and believe it or not, the place is still open and has ...  
50. Newseum: An interactive museum seeking to educate the public about journalism and news  
51. Freedom Park Museum: A 1000-foot-long park and outdoor museum honoring journalists killed in the line of duty.  
52. 16th Street Historic District: A major historical street through D.C. that runs to the White House, part of the city's original architectural plan...  
53. Watergate: The infamous riverfront hotel complex that was a central figure in--and the namesake of--Nixon's political scandal ...  
54. Encore CafĂ©: An eatery in the Kennedy Center that provides an excellent view of the DC skyline  
55. Grand Foyer: An elegant gathering room in the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts.  
56. Cherry Blossom Festival: A springtime event to commemorate Japanese-American relations.  
57. Swiss Embassy: A great place to experience concerts, films and other family activities; on Cathedral Ave.  
58. Halloween: In Georgetown, a huge costume party for adults which includes a fair amount of barhopping.  
59. RFK Stadium: Home to the Washington DC United Soccer Team.  
60. Ellipse, The: An interesting sculpture situated in President's Park, just south of the White House  
 
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A nickname locals use for Springfield. Contrary to its size, SpringVegas has something for everyone.

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.

1. This isn't actually Spanish, and isn't pronounced as such. It's actually an old Southern word for laundromat and it's pronounced "wash-uh-TEER-ee-uh", more like how you'd say the English "cafeteria", and not in some Latin way.

2. Another name for a laundromat, taken from Houston's rich "Spanglish" vernacular.

Italian Ice

A shortened form for Mall of America, standing for big, frickin' mall. See also: MOA.