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61. Cherry Blossom Festival: A springtime event to commemorate Japanese-American relations.  
62. Swiss Embassy: A great place to experience concerts, films and other family activities; on Cathedral Ave.  
63. Halloween: In Georgetown, a huge costume party for adults which includes a fair amount of barhopping.  
64. RFK Stadium: Home to the Washington DC United Soccer Team.  
65. Ellipse, The: An interesting sculpture situated in President's Park, just south of the White House  
66. Christmas Tree Lighting: On the second Thursday in December, the President and First Lady light a big Christmas tree for public viewing.  
67. Metro Etiquette: In the DC subways, be sure to stand on the right on the escalators in order to let the busy commuters run by unimpe...  
68. DC: Washington DC, AKA The District of Columbia, to locals.  
69. Row Houses: A style of housing dating back to the 17th century, similar to a town home; very common in the older parts of D.C.  
70. Exorcist House: The house whose exterior, including the infamous staircase, were featured in the 1970s classic horror movie of the ...  
71. Washington Marina: The 'first class' marina built to satisfy Franklin D. Roosevelt's Presidential Order.  
72. Foggy Bottom: Washington D.C.'s west end district, named after an odiferous gasworks situated there at one time; now home to Geor...  
73. Einstein: A statue of Albert Einstein, located outside the museum of the National Academy of Sciences. Also, a popular climbi...  
74. Department of the Interior: The entity entrusted with protecting and providing access to the natural and cultural heritage of the United States...  
75. Federal Reserve: The central bank of the United States, located on northwest L Street.  
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Adjective used to describe the state of Illinois, whether it be a reference to corrupt politics, aggressive drivers, Cubs fans, or anything else objectionable.

1. The playful nickname for Illinois Central College on the bluff in East Peoria.

2. Nickname for Illinois Central College, the local community college, poking fun at the school since almost anyone can get in there and it's thought of as a grown-up version of high school.

A pickled condiment made from cabbage and various other vegetables and spices.

The grassy area between the sidewalk and the curb, usually owned by the city.

The infamous NYC street vendor hot dog, generally Sabrett's brand shoved haphazardly into a soggy bun and topped with a variety of gloppy condiments. The consumption of this NYC grab-and-go staple is almost an urban rite of passage and the Manhattan version of Russian Roulette.