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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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This is an endearing nickname for New York, New York. Although most would regard New York City as more influential than the rest of the state in its entirety, this double naming causes problems for upstaters when they tell people where they're from when abroad. (People in other countries are often unaware that New York is both a state and a city.)

1. Stinky water from the gutters that mixes with garbage. Don't step in the polio water, or else the polio smell will stick with you all day.

2. Polio Water - A puddle of water.

The name of way too many streets in Atlanta. First of all, there's the main Peachtree-related drag, which changes its name every time locals get comfortable. Peachtree Road/Street/Industrial Boulevard. Are you kidding me?

Other Peachtree roadways include Peachtree Drive, Peachtree Circle, Peachtree Avenue. People say there are 71 Peachtree variations (and not the paltry 40 mentioned in another definition. Can we put a stop to this?

The top of the hill.

1. The annual Crazylegs Classic is an 8k (roughly 5 mile) run or a 2 mile walk. It starts on the Capitol Square and end on the field at Camp Randall Stadium. It started in 1982 and has grown to a race of almost 15,000 by 2007. The race has received national recognition as America's Best 100 Events in Runner's World Magazine. I can personally attest that this is a very fun event. They even have beer for you after you run! 2008 Update: The race this year was quite cold. The temp was in the forties but the 30mph wind made it seem colder. However, the cold didn't seem to hurt the attendance as it was a new record at over 17,000.

2. A great tradition in Madison that got better with the addition of wave starts. It used to be a two mile walk followed by a three mile run after you passed all the people that started way ahead of their actual mile pace. One can actually run the entire race now. A little pricey for just a tshirt but I guess you do get beer at the end and the money goes to a good cause. THE ATHLETIC DEPARTMENT. Gotta support those non rev sports.

A person so transfixed by gambling machines that he or she becomes virtually oblivious to the rest of the world.