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46. tapped: Tapped - You're broke, no money.  
47. gutta: Gutta - I gutta go to the store.  
48. summah: June, July and August. EX: "Thank God summah's finally heeya":.  
49. wintah: November-April: 6 months of snow, rain, ice, wind and darkness.  
50. Spring: May 1st-31st.  
51. Fall (no one calls it Autumn): October 1st-31st.  
52. bastid: derogatory name for anything/anybody: EX: "Those bastids booted my cah again".  
53. peatzer: Pizza  
54. Leaser: Not to be confused with a person who leases an apartment, Leaser is Bostonian for anyone with the name Lisa.  
55. North Shore (north shoah): Chelsea, Reveah, , Malden, Lynn, Saugus, Salem Etc. Any town north of Boston adjacent to the Atlantic Ocean or pret...  
56. Reveah: City north of Boston named for Paul Revere. EX: "I'm takin' my buddy to The Squiya in Reveah for his batchella paht...  
57. METS: Metropolitan District Commission (MDC) Police. Parks and recreation police absorbed into the staties years ago. EX:...  
58. 10-Speed: Street racing bicycle with multiple gears. Before the 80's the technology only allowed 10 speeds. EX: "Ma, I'm gonn...  
59. keggah: Drunken party featuring keg(s) of beer.  
60. People's Republic of Cambridge: People jokingly refer to Cambridge as the "People's Republic" because of its left-leaning residents.  
 
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A breakfast that incorporates bourbon, or is comprised of bourbon.

(noun) Traffic light maneuver associated with Pittsburgh. It is when a the first car in either direction waiting for a stop light is allowed to (or claims the right to) turn left before the car facing the opposite direction proceeds straight ahead.

A historic mansion that is now used to host visitors and events, and to offer bourbon tastings and house a bourbon cooking school.

The Allen Bradley clock tower, located on the Southside, where historic demographic was Poles. It's the largest four-faced clock in the world and the face is lit at night.

A nickname for Salem, Massachusetts, because of the Salem Witch Trials, which took place in and around Salem in 1692 and 1693. More than 150 people were accused of being witches, 19 of which were hanged for the crime of being a witch and one of which was pressed to death for refusing to enter a plea. Much study has gone into what caused the hysteria and...