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61. MIT: Massachusetts Institute of Technology. One of the world's most prestigious colleges.  
62. Bunk: Bunker Hill Community College. A community college in Boston that is often ridiculed.  
63. Ben Affleck: Perhaps the most famous actor to hail from Boston.  
64. Guster: An Indie rock band that originated in the Boston area and is now quite famous.  
65. Mass Pike: aka "the pike"  
66. Bostonians: A book written by Henry James that outlines aristocratic life in Boston.  
67. Bean Town: Another nickname for Boston. This refers to the amount of beans that the city consumes.  
68. John Winthrop: The first governor of the Massachusetts Bay Colony back when Boston was first founded.  
69. Gillette: Perhaps the biggest international business that is located in Boston. Gillette makes razors for shaving. Gillette...  
70. Saint Patrick's Day Parade: The St. Patrick's Day Parade is very popular because of Boston's large Irish population.  
71. First Night: A major event taking place on New Year's Eve in Boston. New Years is crazy in Boston because of the art and music ...  
72. Boston Marathon: The Boston Marathon is a race that occurs every year in April and is deemed a very prestigious marathon.  
73. Orpheum, The: The Orpheum Theatre. A major venue for concerts and other entertainment. Very popular among college students atte...  
74. Dig: Boston Weekly Dig. A weekly newspaper in Boston that is extremely popular among college students. It focuses on a...  
75. Celts: Nickname for the Boston Celtics in everyday Boston language.  
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