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1. Baltimoreans: Baltimoreans are residents of Baltimore.  
2. Inner Harbor: Neighborhood in downtown Baltimore. This area is a very popular location for visitors. This area is known for the B...  
3. Hon: a "hon" is a Maryland-wide term of endearment for any woman of childbearing age, especially older women in the 50+ ...  
4. Bmore: One of the most common Baltimore nicknames used by many city residents  
5. Baltimore Ravens: Official name for the National Football League team in Baltimore, MD. Part of the American Football Conference (AF...  
6. Baltimore Bullet: The Baltimore Bullet is the nickname for Baltimore native Michael Phelps, the most prolific athlete in Olympic hist...  
7. Michael Phelps: Michael Phelps is the most decorated athlete in Olympic history with 14 career gold medals, which includes his reco...  
8. Crossroads of Delmarva: Salisbury is considered the centerpiece of the Delmarva Peninsula, giving it the moniker as the crossroads of the a...  
9. Pork in the Park: A wonderful display of BBQ pork and witty alliteration, Pork in the Park is a festival that takes place every third...  
10. Merlund: This is how people in Bmore will say their state's name (otherwise known as Maryland).  
11. Ballmer: The city of Baltimore, pronounced by a native Bmorean.  
12. Wire, The: Famous HBO series that takes place in Baltimore created by David Simon, The Wire is one of the most critically accl...  
13. Highlandtown: Highlandtown is a neighborhood in Baltimore City, Maryland which was once a thriving shopping district, which lost ...
14. Fell's Point: Baltimore teens know the place to party is in Fell's Point which has a an abundance of bars, nightclubs and restaur...
 
 
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A bunch of crazies jumping into Lake Monona for the Polar Plunge

The Polar Plunge is an event for the benefit of the Special Olympics during which participants jump into a swimming hole in Lake Monona. Since the event takes place in late February (February 20th, 2010 at Olin Park), the lake is always frozen solid. Only the bravest (craziest) of souls dare jump. For many, sponsoring a "plunger" is the best way to participate in this very Wisconsinesque activity.

Slang for the beer Milwaukee's Best. Can also be shorted to just The Beast.

James Farley, Postmaster under FDR, said in 1936, "There are 47 states in the Union, and the Soviet of Washington." He alluded to the leftist movements in the state, particularly in Seattle where labor movements occurred post WWI when unsatisfactory efforts were made to improve wages after war-time wage controls.

1. A day shift manager at a grocery store who has hilarious encounters with employees and customers. Poor Chad Vader, younger brother to Darth Vader, just doesn't relate to people.

2. Chad Vader is a character from a series of short videos produced locally by Blame Society Productions at the Willy Street Co-op. Chad Vader is younger brother to Darth Vader and works ineffectively as a day shift manager. The first episode was popularized through different social networking sites and has bee seen nearly 8 million times on Youtube.

Big XII rivals will often assert that the 'N' on the University of Nebraska football helmet stands for "nowledge."