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31. didga: didga-"Did you"  
32. Newes From America: A restaurant at the Kelly House Inn, close to the Chappy Ferry in Edgartown. The Newes has a great, simple menu tha...
33. Edgartown Wharf: Edgartown Wharf sits on Edgartown Harbor, overlooking the water and provides excellent views of the Edgartown Light...  
34. Harbor View Hotel: The Harbor View Hotel is an award winning hotel overlooking the Edgartown Harbor and lighthouse. Aside from being a...  
35. pissah: really excellent; often combined with "wicked" (wicked-pissah)  
36. Boozie: A drunk. Someone who likes to get drunk. Someone who is getting drunk. EX:("Hey Boozie, why don't you chill out")  
37. Booze-bag: Drunk person. Female drunk person.EX: "She's a real Booze-bag"  
38. hookah: A Middle Eastern water pipe in most parts of the US, or a sex worker if pronounced by a Bostonian.  
39. Spuckie: I remember an Italian variety store and sandwich shop next to the Green Shoe factory. The workers used to come over...  
40. rokka: rokka-A rokka is a rocking chair.  
41. Tonic: Tonic---Coke, Pepsi, 7-up, ect...  
42. Waddaya: Waddya - As is "what do" you want.  
43. lemmie: lemmie - Let me  
44. wannah: wannah - As in "want to go to the beach"  
45. drink, The: The Drink - Booze/Alcohol "he has a problem with the drink"  
 
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A nickname originally given to the Elmira Civil War Prison Camp by its Confederate prisoners. Hellmira can still be used as a derogatory term for the city of Elmira itself.

A nickname for New York City. Gotham City is a fictional city used in DC Comics, but it is said to be modeled after NYC.

A voluntary program that allows people to purchase a percentage of their electricity from renewable, wind-powered sources.

A Jucy Lucy is a cheeseburger which has the cheese inside the beef patty rather than on top. The origin of the Jucy Lucy is under dispute. Some claim that it originated at Matt's Bar in south Minneapolis while others suggest that it was invented at the 5-8 Club, another bar a short distance away (which spells it, "Juicy Lucy").

1. Town square in the Treme neighborhood where slaves used to meet on Sundays to dance.

2. Sunday was the slave's day off. They would meet at "Place de Negres," which is now called Congo Square. Treme is the cradle of African American music in the New Orleans area, and Congo Square is ground zero.