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1. Hotlanta: Nickname for Atlanta that comes from the generally sticky-hot weather in the city.  
2. Pimento Cheese: Pimento cheese, a popular local snack-food/condiment, often eaten in a sandwich on white bread with mayo.  
3. City of Trees, The: A nickname for Atlanta, due to it's proliferation of dogwoods and azaleas.  
4. WaHo: The Waffle House chain of restaurants. Also known as the Awful Waffle.  
5. Shirley Franklin: The first female African-American mayor of Atlanta.  
6. Flying Biscuit: A popular brunch spot, worth the wait, for the delicious biscuits, and enormous menu.  
7. Big Peach: New York City is the Big Apple, and Atlanta--as the largest city in Georgia--is the Big Peach.  
8. Emory University: Contrary to what people may say, Emory University was NOT founded by John Emory. The confusion comes about because ...  
9. Bankhead Bounce: The Bankhead Bounce is a dance that originated in the Bankhead neighborhood on the west side of Atlanta.  
10. Dirty Bird, The: The Dirty Bird is a celebratory dance popularized by ex-Atlanta Falcons star Jamal Anderson. Anderson, who was know...  
11. Battle of Atlanta: the largest battle in the Civil War's Atlanta campaign, which led to a Union victory and General Sherman burning th...  
12. Jimmy Carter: Former president of the United States and Atlanta native. He has been a visiting professor at Emory.  
13. Hank Aaron: Former all-time Major League Baseball home run leader.  
14. Evander Holyfield: Famous heavyweight Boxer from Atlanta, most known for his bouts with Mike Tyson.  
15. Crunk: A genre of music that originated in Atlanta.  
 
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Kentucky's obsession with the University of Kentucky men’s basketball team. The tradition rich program is a great source of pride for the locals. The team has seven NCAA and two Helms national championships, 43 SEC regular season championships...

1. Flip-flops. Origin: the Spanish word "chancletas", meaning sandals.

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You'd better not do that.

A person so transfixed by gambling machines that he or she becomes virtually oblivious to the rest of the world.

National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, located in the middle of Puowaina Crater (a dead volcano). This is a beautiful national cemetery for those who served in the U.S. Armed Forces. The grounds are beautifully kept and the views of Honolulu and the hills are great.