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91. Museum of Contemporary Art: A non-collecting contemporary art museum located in Detroit's cultural center.  
92. Detroit Zoo: Actually, Royal Oak is a northern suburb of Detroit.  
93. Anna Scripps Whitcomb Conservatory: Just east of downtown Detroit, it is a greenhouse and conservatory. It is open to the public free of charge every ...  
94. Belle Isle: The largest city park and it is the largest island park in the United States. It plays host to the Detroit Indy Gr...  
95. River Days: A five day festival on the International Riverfront. On the final day, a fireworks extravaganza is held which has ...  
96. North American International Auto Show: Held at the Cobo Center, the auto show for a while was the only one in the country; however, it remains the largest...  
97. Spirit of Detroit: Located at the Coleman A Young Municipal Center, it is a large bronze statue depicting a man with two symbolic obje...  
98. Detroit Tigers: Detroit's professional baseball team, also one of the oldest teams in Major League Baseball.  
99. Detroit Red Wings: One of professional hockey's most successful and popular teams, the Red Wings have won more Stanley Cups than any o...  
100. Motor City Bowl: Held every year at Ford Field, the bowl is a major postseason college football bowl game.  
101. Henry Ford: The former owner and founder of the Ford Motor Company. He became world famous with his company's release of the F...  
102. Detroit Free Press: Also known as the "Freep," the Detroit Free Press is Detroit's largest and most widely distributed newspaper.  
103. Michael Moore: World famous and controversial movie director and native of Flint.  
104. Michigan Times, The: a student newspaper at the University of Michigan-Flint.  
105. Uncommon Sense, The: A recent publication featuring critical journalism, satirical cartoons, and articles on music and nightlife.  
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The silly, yet well-documented, correlation between the price of a subway ride and a slice of pizza in New York City. Also called the "pizza principle".

The Tuesday night special at Wando's Bar on University Avenue. It features $1 beers as well as trays of free bacon. It was made famous by ESPN broadcaster Scott Van Pelt during his radio show. Van Pelt had visited Madison and ended up at Bacon Night, where he became smitten with the concept of free bacon.

To bathe or shower.

This was the alternate nickname for the "Phi Slama Jama" University of Houston Cougars basketball team from 1982 to 1984 that featured basketball legends Clyde Drexler and Hakeem Olajuwon. The fraternity had a joyful reunion during the 1994-1995 NBA season when Clyde Drexler was traded to the Rockets at mid-season, solidifying what was to be the second-straight championship team for the franchise.

A derogatory local nickname for Albany invoked by its more disenchanted residents.