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226. R. Kelly: R. Kelly is a Chicago hip-hop artist that was very popular in the late 1990's. He recently released a new album ti...  
227. Oprah Winfrey: Chicago is home to the Oprah Winfrey Show. Oprah Winfrey also lives in Chicago and is one of the worlds most succe...  
228. Bethel Lutheran Church: Bethel Evangelical Lutheran Church is a congregation of the Lutheran Church--Missouri Synod (LCMS). The name "Be...
229. Ho-Flo: Nickname for Homewood-Flossmoor High School, a school located in Flossmoor but with a majority of students from Hom...  
230. Ho-Flo: Ho-Flo is a nickname for Homewood-Flossmoor area and its high school (Homewood-Flossmoor High School). Even though ...  
231. foodlife: A fast casual food court area in Water Tower Place. A hostess sits you down and hands you a card that you can take ...  
232. March Madness: Illinois is the home of the America’s original March Madness Basketball Event. The Peoria Civic Center is currently...  
233. Trefzgers: First opened in 1856, a popular local bakery on Prospect Road known for their from-scratch German pastries, breads,...  
234. Spirit of Peoria: “Wedding Cake” style four level self-propelled paddle boat that sits at the bottom of Main Street on the Peoria Riv...  
235. Country Club High: Local nickname for the northernmost high school in the Peoria Public School District, Richwoods High School. Known ...  
236. (Central) Peoria High School: Peoria High School and Central are synonomous. Also, one of the staff on the cartoon Simpson's went to Central and...  
237. Grandview Drive: A mansion-lined street in Peoria Heights, overlooking the Illinois River Valley. Named so by Theodore Roosevelt dur...  
238. Twin Towers: Rising high above the city, the twin 28-story residential condominium towers make up a large chunk of the Peoria sk...  
239. Big Al's: “World Famous” Adult Entertainment located on Main Street downtown. A major tourist attraction located within walk...  
240. Peoria: A city located in the Heart of Illinois along the Illinois river. The old phrase, "Will it play in Peoria?" was co...  
 
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1. A group, led by a captain, that organizes a parade during Carnival season.

2. Members of a carnival organization.

Norwegian phrase used to express annoyance. Much like the jewish phrase oy ve.

Slugging is a form of hitchhiking in DC that benefits both the hitchhiker and the driver. The driver can use the much faster HOV lane after taking on a passenger.

This is slang for the Berkshire Hathaway annual shareholder's meeting. Warren Buffett's thousands of cult followers descend upon Omaha to hear the oracle utter his words of humble wisdom.

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...