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151. Chain of Lakes: The district in Minneapolis that surrounds the lake parkland; part of the Grand Rounds Scenic Byway.  
152. Minnesota Nice: Refers to the affable demeanor rumored to be common in the Twin Cities and the surrounding areas (although the vali...  
153. ECCO: East Calhoun  
154. Edina Art Fair: A nationally renowned fine art showcase taking place in late spring/early summer in St. Paul.  
155. White Bear Lake: One of the biggest lakes in the Twin City area; the name originates in Native American legend.  
156. Hell's Kitchen: "Damn good food by celebrated chefs" on South 10th Street in Minneapolis.  
157. Minneapolis College of Art and Design: An internationally recognized art college in south Minneapolis that has been around for over 100 years.  
158. Cheapo: A used music and movie chain in the Minnesota/St. Paul area, started in 1972.  
159. Uptown Art Fair: A celebration and fundraising event for the Uptown merchant's association; showcases the work of Minneapolis-based ...  
160. Excelsior Bay Books: An independent bookstore on Water Street in Minneapolis.  
161. Adele's Frozen Custard & Old Fashioned Ice Cream: A local favorite, a little parlor in Excelsior serving authentic frozen custard, ice cream, and snack-type sandwich...  
162. Burrito Loco: Burrito Loco is a restaurant/bar in Dinkytown next to the University of Minnesota. The concept has become a favor...  
163. Psycho Suzi's Motor Lounge: Northeast Minneapolis Tiki Bar that's home to the strong drinks, excellent pizza and the prettiest patio in the cit...
164. Grumpy's Nordeast: Northeast Minneapolis bar featuring plentiful local beers and a semi-secret fire pit.
165. 331 Club: Northeast Minneapolis bar featuring free live music every night of the week, trivia and Blingo.
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The young woman who serves as Minnesota's state dairy princess wears the title of Princess Kay of the Milky Way, a name selected in a Department of Agriculture contest over fifty years ago. Princess Kay is crowned each August the night before the opening of the Minnesota State Fair, and she makes appearances not only during the Fair's 12-day run, but all year long. She is generally the daughter of dairy farmers. While at the fair, both Princess Kay and the runner-ups sit in a refrigerator in the Empire Commons building and have a replica of their head sculpted out of butter.

In January 1996, a blizzard hit and shut down NYC. Hundreds of stranded travelers were forced to live in the terminals of JFK Airport for two days, since even buses and taxis were immobilized.

1. The Waffle House chain of restaurants. Also known as the Awful Waffle.

2. The best place in Atlanta to get late night waffles and hashbrowns- smothered, covered, and diced.

Strong black coffee served in very small cups and infused with a hefty dose of sugar; a real pick-me-up, not for the faint-hearted.

Grocery shopping.