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1. Grosse Pointe: The generic name used to refer to the five adjacent cities of Grosse Pointe Park, Grosse Pointe City, Grosse Pointe...
2. Arsenal of Democracy: A term for Detroit coined by former president Franklin Roosevelt during the second World War to describe the transi...  
3. Bad Boys: Former name for the Detroit Pistons.  
4. Mile, The: A reference to 7 Mile Road.  
5. River Rat: The mascot for Huron High School located in Ann Arbor, MI.  
6. Naked Mile, The: The all but defunct annual tradition of U of M students running naked through the streets of Ann Arbor in April aft...  
7. Laliberte's Auto Center: We have the knowledge, tools, and caution that in unification become a force that gives perfect results! Call Lalib...
8. Windsor Ballet: Strip clubs in neighboring Windsor.  
9. Down River: Areas south of Metro Detroit.  
10. Da Dead Wings: A reference to the Detroit Wings when they lose.  
11. Big Two, The: General Motors and Ford, the two major automotive companies in the city.  
12. Coney Island: A restaurant chain in Detroit known for its cheap but amazing food.  
13. Ren Cen, The: Also known as the Renaissance Center.  
14. Lou's Deli: A famous deli widespread around the city, known for its corned beef sandwiches.  
15. Detroit Techno: A distinct musical movement in Detroit which originated in the early 1990's and survives today.  
 
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A perennial New York dessert featured on Seinfeld, usually consisting of a round, cake-like cookie topped with half-vanilla and half-chocolate icing. Also referred to as the Half and Half Cookie.

Subduction zone that stretches along America's west coast, from Northern California and up to British Columbia. If a megathrust earthquake ruptures across this area, Seattle could be hit with an earthquake in the 9 magnitude range on the Richter scale.

While outsiders might assume you can borrow money from your buddy and he will lend it to you, in Wisconsin we borrow everything. i.e. "Can you borrow me ten bucks?" "No, sorry. I can't borrow it to you 'cuz then I won't have enough left for the brat fry."

A heterosexual person in gay culture.

Kentucky's obsession with the University of Kentucky men’s basketball team. The tradition rich program is a great source of pride for the locals. The team has seven NCAA and two Helms national championships...