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1. Ooey Pooey: Indiana University-Purdue University at Indianapolis, or IUPUI, the acronym that inspired the not-so-flattering nic...  
2. India No Place: When the city of Indianapolis either bores or annoys its residents.  
3. 5 Hunnert: A reference to the Indianapolis 500 automoble race.  
4. Peyton's Place: A reference to the RCA Dome and the star quarterback of the Indianapolis Colts, Peyton Manning.  
5. Crossroad: Another nickname for the city of Indianapolis which comes from its geographical location which bridges commerce lin...  
6. Indy: Nickname for the city of Indianapolis  
7. Circle City: A nickname for the city of Indianapolis, a reference to the circular shape of its city limits.  
8. Lucas Oil Stadium: A new sports arena currently under construction to be the new home of the Indianapolis Colts when it's completed in...  
9. Indianapolis International Airport: Southwest of the central business district of Indianapolis, the airport is the largest in the state in Indiana and ...  
10. One Mile Square: Located at the center of the city, it is contained by east, west, north, and south streets and includes streets, al...  
11. Capitol/Senate Avenue: The location of many Indiana state government buildings.  
12. Crown Hill Cemetary: The highest geographical point in the city of Indianapolis.  
13. Hoosier: Colloquial term for a resident of Indiana.  
14. Soldier and Sailors Monument: Located downtown in Monument Circle, the monument is an over 300 foot bronze obelisk. Since it is in the middle of...  
15. Downtown Indy: Also known as the business district, downtown Indianapolis contains the three tallest skyscrapers in the state, sta...  
 
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Was posted on a billboard in the 70's (I think). Initially referred to all of the layoffs from Boeing in the 60's and 70's since Boeing was the major employer in the area, but has since been used whenever a major employer has done layoffs (i.e., Boeing, Microsoft, etc.).

A nickname for the Port of Miami, due to the brisk business of passenger cruises situated here.

Many Missourians refer to their state as Misery, often refferring to the unpredictable weather.

SLUT stands for South Lake Union Transit. It was added at part of mass transit in Seattle a couple of years ago but everybody kind of thinks it's a joke because the trolley doesn't really "go" anywhere. It has since been renamed, the South Lake Union Streetcar (also called the Seattle Streetcar), for obvious reasons. Not quite as dynamic, if you ask me.

1. A day shift manager at a grocery store who has hilarious encounters with employees and customers. Poor Chad Vader, younger brother to Darth Vader, just doesn't relate to people.

2. Chad Vader is a character from a series of short videos produced locally by Blame Society Productions at the Willy Street Co-op. Chad Vader is younger brother to Darth Vader and works ineffectively as a day shift manager. The first episode was popularized through different social networking sites and has bee seen nearly 8 million times on Youtube.