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91. IRS Building: The main headquarters of the Internal Revenue Service are located on Constitution Ave in D.C.  
92. Gallaudet University: The only school of higher education specifically designed for the deaf and hard of hearing.  
93. Kramer Books & Afterwords: A 24-hour independent bookstore and cafĂ© in D.C.'s Dupont Circle neighborhood.  
94. Old Stone House: The oldest house in D.C., built in 1765 by a cabinet maker.  
95. Awakening, The: A huge aluminum sculpture of a giant clawing its way out from the underground, located on the grounds of Haines Poi...  
96. Tidal Basin: An artificial inlet of the Potomac River that links to the Washington Channel.  
97. Sakura: The Japanese cherry tree that makes the National Cherry Blossom Festival possible. The festival first started in 19...  
98. Vietnam Memorial: A national war memorial in Washington D.C. honoring those who died or disappeared in service during the Vietnam War...  
99. Rock Creek Path: A parkway running through western D.C., surrounded by lovely park-like scenery.  
100. X6 Shuttle: A shuttle bus that runs between Union Station and the National Arboretum.  
101. Constitution Gardens: A 50-acre national park with a small lake, adjacent to the National Mall.  
102. Folk Festival: Great live music and craft vendors at Glen Echo in the spring.  
103. Woodley Park Historic District: An early 20th century neighborhood containing two distinctive luxury hotels of the era; the Shoreham and the Wardma...  
104. Cleveland Park: An area known for its historical residences and vintage buildings, in the Connecticut Avenue Corridor section of D....  
105. Van Ness: A neighborhood in the Connecticut Avenue Corridor Section, just north of Cleveland Park.  
 
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The Baltimore Bullet is the nickname for Baltimore native Michael Phelps, the most prolific athlete in Olympic history. Michael Phelps has already beaten the gold medal record of nine, and has eleven as of tonight. He also stands to break Mark Spitz's record of seven gold medals in any one Olympics. Phelps is perfect so far in Beijing 2008 and is favored to complete his quest for eight gold medals.

The original name for the area now known as Roanoke. "Big Lick" got its name from an exposed portion of salt that drew wildlife to the area.

1. Philadelphian speak for Italian Ice, a frozen desert made of flavored syrup.

2. Italian Ice

The technical definition is an adjective used to describe something as cheap or inferior. New Yorkers use it as a term encompassing all of the souvenirs sold in Times Square that tourists take home with them to remind them of their trip to New York City. (I mean, what else would you call a melamine ash tray shaped like a yellow taxi?) AKA kitsch. Individual items of schlock or kitsch are known as tchotchkes.

Yankee fans wouldn't shut up about a curse that prevented the Red Sox from winning the World Series since 1918. That is, until the Red Sox won in 2004 to dispel such a myth.