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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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The Baltimore Bullet is the nickname for Baltimore native Michael Phelps, the most prolific athlete in Olympic history. Michael Phelps has already beaten the gold medal record of nine, and has eleven as of tonight. He also stands to break Mark Spitz's record of seven gold medals in any one Olympics. Phelps is perfect so far in Beijing 2008 and is favored to complete his quest for eight gold medals.

Nickname ascribed to Charlotte that dates back to the Revolutionary War when Charlotte residents clashed with British troops. The term was originally used by General Charles Cornwallis to describe the fiery independence of Charlotteans. Although the NBA has taken away...

A nickname for those that move to warmer climates in the winter (usually Florida or Arizona) and then back to Wisconsin in the summer.

Local nickname for the off-price retailer "Ross Dress for Less." Ross Stores is headquartered in nearby Pleasanton, CA, and also operates dd's Discounts. Since these stores offer prices even lower than the Dress for Less stores, they call them "dd's," which stands for "deep discounts." Of course this makes the name redundant (Deep Discount's Discounts).

Milwaukee-speak for clear soda, such as 7-Up or Sprite.