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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...
15. A.H.M. Performance: Racing Part, Engine Machine Shop
 
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Sarcastic reference to Santa Monica's tenant-friendly rent-control laws. The expression is popular among landlords in Santa Monica, a suburb of Los Angeles.

A nickname for the Dinkytown area that is earned by the many rowdy college kids that live in the neighborhood.

Some refer to CR as the City of Five Smells since the odor from various grain & food processing plants (Quaker Oats, Cargill, Ralston Foods, etc.) can be detected depending on the day & wind direction. See also: "The City of Five Seasons".

Minnesotans are famous in other states for their penchant for Michelob Golden beer, and often simply refer to it as McGolden. People from the twin cities often get puzzled looks when they're in other states and ask for it in a bar or a liquor store. It is most commonly drunk as "McGolden Light".

Trenton has its own 'style' of this lawn game, where one pitches round metal quoits (sort of like metal hoops or rings) at a target.