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136. St Patrick's Day Parade: Savannah's St. Patrick's Day parade is the second largest in the country, and the grand event is organized all by v...  
137. Live Oaks Library: One of Savannah's comprehensive public libraries. Periodically, they hold book sales, but the Bull St branch also h...  
138. Clary's Cafe: A cute little eatery that has been around since the early 1900s. It was originally an old-style pharmacy with a lun...  
139. Vinnie Van Go-Go's: Locals will tell you that Vinnie's has the best pizza in Savannah; New York style Neopolitan with fresh dough made ...  
140. Cafe Gelatohhh!!!: You can score the most heavenly Italian gelato at this little ice cream shop in the historic City Market; many auth...  
141. Wall's Barbecue: A little shack of a restaurant set back into an alley in the historic area of the city, but don't let the modest de...
142. Gryphon Tea Room: A well-known and quite lovely tea room in the historic district, built into an old pharmacy. They offer hundreds of...  
143. Ponce: The full name of the street is Ponce de Leon, but the official pronunciation is anything but Spanish. The Atlanta ...  
144. Maynard Jackson: Atlanta's first black mayor, elected in 1973.  
145. Grady Curve: The part of the downtown connector that snakes around Grady Memorial Hospital.  
146. Georgia State University (GSU): Public University located in downtown Atlanta. Website states that "with more than 40,000 students seeking degrees...  
147. Pounce: Georgia State University's mascot. A panther.  
148. Carl Patton: President of Georgia State University (1992 through 2008).  
149. Earl, The: Bar and music venue in East Atlanta.  
150. 5 Seasons Brewing: Brewpub in Atlanta with a few locations.  
 
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1. The improper way to pronounce Louisville (LOOuhville).

2. This is how an outsider would pronounce Louisville. Some outsiders who've been to Louisville will try to pronounce the city's name like a local out of respect for the local pronunciation, and even go as far as to correct people when they pronounce it "LOO-ee-vill." I usually point out to these people that King Louis XVI's name is most often pronounced "LOO-ee" and not "LOO-uh." That's not to say that the local pronunciation is wrong, but that "LOO-ee-vill" is certainly valid. Besides, in English we almost always alter the pronunciation of places to fit our particular language and/or pronunciation. For example, is "Germany" the locals' word for Germany? In Iraq do the locals call their country "eye-RACK" or "eye-ROCK?" Let me help you out--they don't.

This was the alternate nickname for the "Phi Slama Jama" University of Houston Cougars basketball team from 1982 to 1984 that featured basketball legends Clyde Drexler and Hakeem Olajuwon. The fraternity had a joyful reunion during the 1994-1995 NBA season when Clyde Drexler was traded to the Rockets at mid-season, solidifying what was to be the second-straight championship team for the franchise.

A drinking fountain, or bubbler if you will.

A nickname for Salem, Massachusetts, because of the Salem Witch Trials, which took place in and around Salem in 1692 and 1693. More than 150 people were accused of being witches, 19 of which were hanged for the crime of being a witch and one of which was pressed to death for refusing to enter a plea. Much study has gone into what caused the hysteria and...

Pronounced (da BOAT uhv uhm) it simply means "the both of them" in Milwaukee-speak.