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16. Carriage: Shopping cart.  
17. Grasshopper: A vegan restaurant on North Beacon Street, in the Allston-Brighton area of Boston.  
18. Corrupt Midget: Nickname for former state Senate President and former University of Massachusetts President William Bulger.  
19. Northeastah: Very bad windy storm spinning off the coast causing ferocious northeast winds. EX: "Mary, get the shovels outta th...  
20. 18-1: The New England Patriots' record in 2007 after going a perfect 16-0 in the regular season. It's a joke that non-Pat...  
21. Polio Water: Stinky water from the gutters that mixes with garbage. Don't step in the polio water, or else the polio smell will ...  
22. suppah: dinner  
23. Coke: Any type of soda.  
24. Nickel Chasers: Taxi cabs.  
25. Beantown: Locals never actually call it Beantown. That's how we know you're from out of town.  
26. Bostonian: What one would call a resident of Boston.  
27. Cantab: Nickname of what people that live in Cambridge are called.  
28. Salemite: People from Salem, MA.  
29. Big Papi: Big Papi is the nickname for superstar DH for the Red Sox, David Ortiz. Big Papi has been a media darling in Boston...  
30. Bo Sox: Bo Sox is short for the Boston Red Sox. The 'Bo' part is highly unnecessary in Boston, as Bostonians will never ref...  
 
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1. A group, led by a captain, that organizes a parade during Carnival season.

2. Members of a carnival organization.

Father Baker is waiting to be canonized at Our Lady of Victory. He used to run a house for boys and now every child is threatened to be sent to Fr. Baker's when they are bad.

"Who dat?" is the shorthand version of a cheer for the New Orleans Saints football team (2009 NFC Champs!). The entire cheer is: "Who dat? Who dat? Who dat say dey gonna beat dem Saints?" This phrase has been popularized by the New Orleans Saints, especially this year now that our dominant Saints team is hitting it big on the national stage.

Nickname for Warren Buffett, the investing legend known for his disciplined value investing and gaudy long-term returns. The guy simply has a talent for picking good companies with real staying power. Buffett has experienced annualized returns of roughly 20% over a few decades. This is VERY hard to do. He works and lives in Omaha, Nebraska.

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.