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16. Carriage: Shopping cart.  
17. Grasshopper: A vegan restaurant on North Beacon Street, in the Allston-Brighton area of Boston.  
18. Corrupt Midget: Nickname for former state Senate President and former University of Massachusetts President William Bulger.  
19. Northeastah: Very bad windy storm spinning off the coast causing ferocious northeast winds. EX: "Mary, get the shovels outta th...  
20. 18-1: The New England Patriots' record in 2007 after going a perfect 16-0 in the regular season. It's a joke that non-Pat...  
21. Polio Water: Stinky water from the gutters that mixes with garbage. Don't step in the polio water, or else the polio smell will ...  
22. suppah: dinner  
23. Coke: Any type of soda.  
24. Nickel Chasers: Taxi cabs.  
25. Beantown: Locals never actually call it Beantown. That's how we know you're from out of town.  
26. Bostonian: What one would call a resident of Boston.  
27. Cantab: Nickname of what people that live in Cambridge are called.  
28. Salemite: People from Salem, MA.  
29. Big Papi: Big Papi is the nickname for superstar DH for the Red Sox, David Ortiz. Big Papi has been a media darling in Boston...  
30. Bo Sox: Bo Sox is short for the Boston Red Sox. The 'Bo' part is highly unnecessary in Boston, as Bostonians will never ref...  
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A (largely derogatory) nickname for people who live in/hang out in the Milwaukee suburb of West Allis. See also 'Stallis.

A rose bush or thorn bush

On July 30th, 2009, Harvard professor Robert Louis Gates and Cambridge police officer James Crowley had a private discussion (and some beers) with Barack Obama at the White House after Gates' famous July 16th arrest. This meeting has been called the "Beer Summit" by amused onlookers.

1. Boulder may be 25 square miles in area, but I wouldn't consider its surrounding a paragon of reality. I don't know that the folks in Aspen are in touch the reality of most Americans either.

2. Left-leaning? How about drastically left standing!

The oldest coffeehouse in New Orleans, famous for beignets and chicory-laced coffee.