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76. St. Paul Grand Gazette: A monthly neighborhood newspaper, focused on the Grand Avenue area in St. Paul.  
77. Pandora's Cup Minneapolis: An uptown, punk-rock-ish coffeehouse in an old tow-story house with a vegan-friendly menu, an art gallery, and even...  
78. Nord'east: Slang for Northeast  
79. Tom Thumb Donuts: Just like normal donuts, but scaled down to bite-size.  
80. Cathedral of St. Paul: A Roman Catholic church that functions as a civic landmark, providing a quiet place of contemplation and community ...  
81. Summit-Selby: A higher-end, now multi-ethnic neighborhood with a number of fine Victorian houses from the 19th century.  
82. Up North: Anywhere north of the Twin Cities, typically in reference to the lakes area where people go for the weekend.  
83. U, The: "The U" is how Minneapolitans (and most Minnesotans) refer to the University of Minnesota Twin Cities. One of the ...  
84. Uptown: An unofficial 'neighborhood' near the lakes; a popular area for restaurants, bars, and shopping.  
85. MOA: Mall of America  
86. Hiawatha Line: Currently the only line on the Twin Cities Light Rail - runs from Downtown through the airport to the Mall of Ameri...  
87. Twinsville: The neighborhood with new developments going up around the new Twins stadium on the north side of downtown Minneapo...  
88. Minneapolitans: Minneapolitans is the nickname for residents of Minneapolis.  
89. Mayslack's Polka Lounge: On North 4th, Northeast in Minneapolis, home of the legendary one-pound hot roast beef sandwich, "since 1955", and ...  
90. Kramarczuk's Eastern European Deli: A remnant of the Eastern European presence in northeastern Minneapolis; offers a great selection of authentic Old W...  
 
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A stupid person; short for "bucket head".

This is the proper pronunciation with emphasis on the first syllable, NOT the second. We are not a city in Germany nor are we the same as New Berlin.

An Atlantic City namesake because of its role as the inspiration for the Parker Brothers board game.

Montana is known as the "Last Best Place" to locals. After the Unabomber, Ted Kaczynski, was captured in a remote cabin outside Lincoln, Montana, Montana became pretty popular in the media as a great hiding place. People were actually printing t-shirts with an outline of the state of Montana, a depiction of Ted Kaczynski's headshot with his unkempt hair, as well as the "Last Best Place" mantra with the word "hiding" scribbled in between 'best' and 'place.'

A style of housing dating back to the 17th century, similar to a town home; very common in the older parts of D.C.