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  1. Locals never actually call it Beantown. That's how we know you're from out of town. Posted by: somervilleoperaguy on Jul 14, 2010 (0) (0)
  2. Beantown is a nickname for Boston. You've heard of Boston Baked Beans? Is so, the reason for the nickname should be obvious. Posted by: strudelwagon on Jun 16, 2008 (0) (0)
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