A term for Detroit coined by former president Franklin Roosevelt during the second World War to describe the transition of the Ford Motor Company's production from cars to tanks.
A blizzard that dumped over a foot of snow on Birmingham, unusual given the snowfall average of about half-an-inch.
Non-alcholic mixer used to make cocktails.
A Colorado-style pizza, made with honey in the crust and often topped with a spicy sauce.
The rash one gets after swimming in Green Lake, a man-made lake located north of downtown on the other side of Lake Union. "The itch" is relatively harmless, but considering that it is caused by the many ducks and geese (and all that they secrete), it has caused many Seattlelites to swim elsewhere.