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151. International Bowling Museum and Hall of Fame: A 50,000 square foot, three-story museum celebrating (what else?) the history of bowling. Who knew that bowling ha...  
152. Laclede's Landing: A popular dining and nightlife area on the Mississippi Riverfront.  
153. Eugene Field: A late 1800s St. Louis reporter and nationally known columnist who is now remembered primarily for his children's v...  
154. UMSL: Acronym for the University of Missouri-St. Louis, the well-regarded St. Louis branch of the University of Missouri ...  
155. Chuck Berry: The "Father of Rock and Roll" has a star on the St. Louis Walk of Fame for his contributions to not only the local ...  
156. Chitlin Circuit: A string of live music venues throughout the southern and eastern United States that were considered "safe" for Afr...  
157. Twang: Alt-country music.  
158. Muny, The: Short for the Municipal Opera Association of St. Louis, the largest and oldest outdoor musical theatre in the Unite...  
159. STL: STL is a set of initials used to abbreviate St. Louis.  
160. 32: 32 ounces of soda, normally obtained at a drive-thru window at a gas station. "Let's drive-thru for some 32s"  
161. Cape: Short for Cape Girardeau. Many people call the city Cape instead of saying the whole name.  
162. SEMO: SEMO is short for southeast Missouri. This sometimes means the southeast area of Missouri and sometimes means Sout...  
163. Old Cathedral, The: The Basilica of St. Louis - King of France. Located near the Arch grounds and the first Catholic Cathedral West of...  
164. Big Amoco: Gas station located at the corner of Clayton Road and Skinker Blvd/McCausland Ave. A Saint Louis landmark known fo...
165. SpringVegas: The Vegas is added for irony because of the Podunk towns. Especially in Missouri.  
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Big Papi is the nickname for superstar DH for the Red Sox, David Ortiz. Big Papi has been a media darling in Boston, as he has always been much friendlier than unpredictable long-time teammate, Manny Ramirez, who is now with the Dodgers. Ortiz is a native of the Dominican Republic.

1. Stinky water from the gutters that mixes with garbage. Don't step in the polio water, or else the polio smell will stick with you all day.

2. Polio Water - A puddle of water.

(noun) A longtime election straw poll conducted among the patrons of Duke's Rotary Barber Shop with a reputation for accurately predicting the outcome of local elections.

A baked casserole dish that is commonly eaten in Minnesota homes. Popular varieties include Tator Tot hotdish, Party Potatoes (aka Funeral Potatoes), Green Bean casserole and Wild Rice casserole. Many of these are cooked with Campbell's Soup such as Cream of Chicken.

1. The Japanese cherry tree that makes the National Cherry Blossom Festival possible. The festival first started in 1934 to commemorate the mayor of Tokyo's gift of 3,000 sakuras to the city of Washington, D.C. The number of trees has since grown to over 6,000.

2. Japanese cherry tree.