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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 National Archives: This is where you can view historical documents like the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution.  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 Café: 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 for the Allen's Landing area, the place where August C. and John K. Allen stepped ashore in 1836 and staked claim in the city of Houston.

The official catchphrase for Bardstown, the "Napa Valley of Bourbon".

A device attached to the wheel of a car by Pittsburgh Police in order to immobilize the vehicle and aid in the enforcement of parking violations.

At In-N-Out burger, there are a couple of things that customers can say when they order to get their food cooked a certain way, even though it is not on any menu. "Protein style" means that your burger is wrapped in lettuce rather than a bun.

A Brooklyn event that's kind of like the Alaskan Iditarod, only instead of dogs and sleds, they use people (idiots) and shopping carts. Idiotarod 2010 takes place on January 30th.