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16. Missoura: Local pronunciation of Missouri in some regions of the state. It's "Missouree" in the St. Louis area.  
17. Becky's Carpet and Tile: Becky is notable for her commercials, in which she flies around the map on a magic carpet to peddle her wares.  
18. Mississipi River: Borders St. Louis to the east.  
19. KWUR: KWUR 90.3, Washington University's underground radio station.  
20. PlaybackSTL: St. Louis' premier local music magazine.  
21. Vintage Vinyl: An eclectic record store in business since 1979, featuring all types of music.  
22. Shanti, The: A popular live music venue on Allen Street in St. Louis.  
23. Phoenix, The: A nightclub, restaurant, and live music venue on Lemay Ferry Road.  
24. Voodoo Lounge, The: A live music venue located in the Harrah's Casino.  
25. Bluebird, The: A favorite local venue with good sound, good parking, and good drinks.  
26. Upstairs Lounge, The: A well-kept secret enclave of lounge and hip hop music tempered with a decent flow of cocktails.  
27. Rooster: This downtown cafĂ© offers pancakes and crepes that earned it the designation of having the "best breakfast" in St. ...  
28. King Louis IX: The namesake of St. Louis and former King of France.  
29. 1904 World's Fair: Saint Louis' World's Fair in 1904 featured the Louisiana Purchase Exposition, which marked the centennial of the hi...  
30. 1904 Olympic Games: The 1904 Olympics were hosted in St. Louis, a matter of pride for the city.  
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A very unique term to New Orleans for the median of a street. The Spanish and French, who effectively split the city in two, could do business on the "neutral ground" of city streets.

Gilligan's Island is a group of boaters that anchor near Mud Lake on Yahara River. On summer weekends dozens of boats can be found anchoring. If you're driving on the Beltline you can see the boats if you look to your south.

Acronym for University of Southern California. For fans/alumni of rival school UCLA, USC is also known as University of Spoiled Children, University of Second Choice

Brew/movie, relating to any number of theaters that serve beer. Popular ones are Kennedy School, Laurelhurst, Baghdad.

Refers to the laid-back atmosphere, where it is not uncommon for people to arrive 10 minutes late for meetings