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91. Preservation Hall: A classic New Orleans Music Hall that features nightly jazz concerts.  
92. Fat Tuesday: The Tuesday before Lent.  
93. Anne Rice: The famous author of "Interview With the Vampire" was born and raised in New Orleans, and indeed her popular "Vampi...  
94. Steamboat House: A style of home in New Orleans reminiscent of life on the Mississippi; the first of its kind was built in 1875, and...  
95. Jazz Funeral: A tradition in New Orleans; essentially a funeral ceremony with a musical accompaniment.  
96. Maple Street Book Store, The: What's not to love about this 40 year old, Uptown New Orleans bookstore whose motto is "Fight the Stupids!".  
97. Evangeline: A famous poem written by Henry Wadsworth loosely based on the expulsion of Acadians from Nova Scotia and their subs...  
98. UCM: A weird roadside attraction near New Orleans that bills itself as "Louisiana's Most Eccentric Museum".  
99. Gator: An alligator, of course.  
100. Hotel Monteleone: A historic French Quartet hotel that has been in operation since the late 1800s.  
101. Oz: New Orlean's most popular gay dance club, located on Bourbon Street.  
102. Louis Armstrong: One of the most famous American jazz musicians, Armstrong was born and raised in New Orleans.  
103. Creole Queen, The: An authentic paddlewheeler boat with the largest indoor capacity of any excursion vessel in New Orleans.  
104. New Orleans Saints: Official name for the National Football League team in New Orleans, LS. Part of the National Football Conference. ...  
105. Chris Paul: Born and raised in Winston-Salem, and a former Wake Forest Demon Deacon, Chris Paul is now an NBA superstar as a Ne...  
 
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Nickname for Atlanta that comes from the generally sticky-hot weather in the city.

A nickname for Cincinnati in recognition of its former status as a major pork industry center.

Sarcastic reference to Santa Monica's tenant-friendly rent-control laws. The expression is popular among landlords in Santa Monica, a suburb of Los Angeles.

This was the alternate nickname for the "Phi Slama Jama" University of Houston Cougars basketball team from 1982 to 1984 that featured basketball legends Clyde Drexler and Hakeem Olajuwon. The fraternity had a joyful reunion during the 1994-1995 NBA season when Clyde Drexler was traded to the Rockets at mid-season, solidifying what was to be the second-straight championship team for the franchise.

Satan's Steed with his devily eyes with the Denver airport in the background

Satan's Steed is one of the nicknames of the blue horse sculpture just outside of the Denver International Airport. The horse's creepy red eyes attract all sorts of disgust from the Colorado public, who lament the fact that the sculpture is placed so prominently at the gateway to the city. Adding to the mustang's mystique, scupltor Luis Jimenez died when the horse's head broke off and fell on top of him. His sons finished the job and had it installed in February of 2008.