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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: A stretch of the Interstate 75/85 highway that curves around the heart of downtown Atlanta going north and south. ...  
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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Refers to the extensive Internet resources offered by the Library of Congress.

A nickname for Portland given by none other than George Bush and his staff. Every time he would visit there would be such protests and demonstrations that he did not return to Portland when seeking reelection in 2004; but sent other staff members to gain support.

A phrase referring to Peoria’s reputation as a famous test market because of its representation of the diversity of the country as a whole. During its vaudeville days up to the present, if a show, law, or product was popular in Peoria, it would work anywhere.

1. The Hollywood sign has been changed to "Hollyweed" on a few occasions, once in the '70s after legislation that would decriminalize marijuana, as well as for a scene in a movie. Since then marijuana...

There's a sign at the edge of town that dubs Yakima the "Palm Springs of Washington," alluding to the sunnier weather with respect to the rest of the state.