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1. Woodstock for Capitalists: This is slang for the Berkshire Hathaway annual shareholder's meeting. Warren Buffett's thousands of cult followers...
2. Creighton: Established in 1878, Creighton University is Omaha's jesuit catholic university. The university includes both unde...  
3. Ted & Wally's: An old-school soda fountain in the Old Market area, serving up some of the best ice cream in Omaha since 1986. The ...  
4. Joslyn Art Museum: Nebraska's largest visual art museum; this distinguished institution has been an Omaha institution since 1931. The ...  
5. Nebraska Furniture Mart: greast fast service  
6. Mall, The: Refers to the Gene Leahy Mall, a park in downtown Omaha. The Mall contains beautiful landscaped gardens, a lagoon, ...  
7. Dundee Theatre: Originally built as a vaudeville theatre in the 1920s, this vintage building is now Omaha's finest art, independent...  
8. Rosenblatt Stadium: Omaha's most visible baseball stadium, home to the Omaha Royals (minor-league) baseball team. It has also hosted th...  
9. Elmwood Park: The popularity of this large park (over 200 acres)can be partially ascribed to the golf course, swimming pool and b...  
10. Homer's: Homer's is a great place to score used music and movies. Be prepared to dig for treasure in their extensive invento...  
11. Lewis and Clark Visitor Center: The headquarters for the historic trail are here in Omaha. The rangers stationed at the center will help you plan y...  
12. Heartland of America Park: A riverfront park in downtown Omaha infused with even more aquatic beauty, in the form of fountains and a lake. In ...  
13. Gallup University: Gallup offers globally-prestigious business and management-related education. Their Omaha campus is situated right ...  
14. Freedom Park: The Navy Museum is located here, on the bank of the Missouri River, just south of the airport. There are several in...
15. Crescent Moon Ale House: This establishment features a generous and unique variety of beers on tap, and a second level that contains a Germa...  
 
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A pervasive New York City urban legend tells of infant alligators brought back from Florida vacations and subsequently flushed down toilets only to form scattered colonies of full-grown alligators thriving beneath the city streets. Some versions describe the alligators as albino, having lost their pigment from living in the dark sewers for generations.

1. Taking place the night before Halloween, youngsters take the opportunity to hurl foodstuffs (like eggs and cabbage, hence the name) at people and houses. Mischief Night seems quite descriptive, but Bostonians like to have their own names for things.

2. October 30th, the night before Halloween; elsewhere known as "mischief night".

The original name for the area now known as Roanoke. "Big Lick" got its name from an exposed portion of salt that drew wildlife to the area.

Honolulu's (as well as the rest of Hawaii's) area code is 808. People will sometimes say "representin' the 808" to identify themselves as Hawaiians.

A nickname for the Allen's Landing area, the place where August C. and John K. Allen stepped ashore in 1836 and staked claim in the city of Houston.