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16. Illinois DuQuoin State Fair: Facilities: * Grandstand --capacity 7,522 stage * Exhibition Hall -- 45,000 sq. ft. 300' x 150' * ...
17. Sears Tower: The Sears Tower is going to be renamed Willis Tower. Willis Group Holdings acquired the naming rights to the Sears ...  
18. Dan Ryan: Section of the I-90/94 that runs on the south side of the city.  
19. Chi-Town: A common nickname of Chicago. This is mostly used by rappers.  
20. 2016 Olympics: Olympics fail. Chicago made a hard push for the 2016 games, but didn't even make the final cut. Rio de Janeiro ende...  
21. E-Shizzle: Is a slang term for Evanston. Although Evanston is located in the affluent North Shore region, there are still bad...  
22. Gay Games: The Gay Games took place in Crystal Lake in July 2006. This caused a major controversy with the large Christian po...  
23. Al Capone: notorious gangster and criminal operating in the Prohibition Era of Chicago. Known for his violent and smash mouth ...  
24. L: Refers to the L, part of the CTA, which runs around the Chicago Loop. This is the elevated train that weaves throu...  
25. John Hancock Center: Located at 875 N. Michigan Avenue, the John Hancock Tower is a 100 story high skyscraper lining the Chicago skyline...
26. Strip, The: The Strip refers to the numerous amounts of shops and restaurants located along Route 14 and 31. You will find any...  
27. Tribune Tower: The Tribune Tower is located on North Michigan Avenue. The very distinctive Gothic architecture makes it stand out...
28. pump: what chicagoans call fire hydrants. "they have the pump open on Bishop and my water pressure is so low I cant take ...  
29. Maxin': to eat good  
30. tweekin': a term used when someone is acting crazy  
 
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Topeka's mayor recently declared the city "Google, Kansas" for the rest of the month of March 2010. The city is using its creative juices to attract Google. The Internet giant is currently looking for test sites for its new ultra-fast Internet service called Google Fiber. This isn't the first time Topeka...

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A nickname given to Santa Barbara because of its climate's resemblance to the Riviera's wonderful Mediterranean climate.

Refers to neighboring New Jersey, home state of the food additive industry and the Toxic Avenger

A school restroom.