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1. Trenton Train Station: The Trenton Rail Station is the main passenger depot in New Jersey; operated by NJ Transit and also houses the Sout...  
2. Garden State, The: New Jersey's "official" nickname (meaning it's on their license plates).  
3. Papa's: A pizza joint that's been around since 1914, making it one of the oldest in the U.S., and one of the best places to...  
4. Filling Station: Also known as LFS (Lisa's Filling Station is the 'full' name of this place), this restaurant serves up some of the ...  
5. Rossi's: Rossi's Bar & Grill is legendary in Trenton for their HUGE hamburgers ("Rossiburgers").  
6. Cesare's: Cesare's Cafe serves hamburgers so infamously large that you have to eat them with a fork and knife; and they're su...  
7. Pete's Steakhouse: Trenton is close to Philadelphia, and so Trentonians know a good cheesesteak when they taste it; Pete's makes one o...  
8. Quoits: Trenton has its own 'style' of this lawn game, where one pitches round metal quoits (sort of like metal hoops or ri...
9. Harry's Army & Navy: One of the few places you can buy real Trenton quoits.  
10. Meadowlands, The: The famous Meadowlands Arena and Sports Complex is located in East Rutherford. The gigantic venue(700 acres) hosts ...  
11. yerp: yerp is a new form of greeting someone. It can be used in a variety of scenarios effectively. Like for example if s...  
12. Pitching: Pitching is what you do with quoits. "Tossing" or "throwing" is improper nomenclature.  
13. Always Turned On: A catchy slogan for Atlantic City  
14. Monopoly: The famous Parker Brothers board game, which was inspired by Atlantic City. Tourists can even go on a Monopoly tour...  
15. Monopoly City: An Atlantic City namesake because of its role as the inspiration for the Parker Brothers board game.  
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The Plastic Pink Flamingo was voted Madison's official city bird today. The alders were inspired by a prank pulled by a UW student group 30 years ago that planted 1,000 such creatures in the lawn in front of Bascom Hall.

1. The colored (orange, yellow and green) metal chairs outside at the Memorial Union Terrace. You can buy replica terrace chairs in the store inside the union in red and white, but not in the colors outside (though students have been known to steal the real ones as college souvenirs to remember happy times drinking and socializing on the terrace). People have gotten "busted" for having them out on porches and balconies where their thievery is on display.

2. For me, the chairs represent the center of the Universe. I have traveled all over the world and have met people who know the chairs. Just this last weekend I introduced my 8 year old to the chairs. We relaxed in them and enjoyed a cool beverage while watching the boats on the lake and listening to reggae.

3. The terrace chairs represent some of my fondest memories at UW. I spent many a day sitting in them, looking out over the lake and pretending to study. The terrace chairs are quintessentially Madison.

4. Sure, the terrace chairs are emblematic of UW-Madison, and perhaps Madison as a whole, but nobody ever assesses their comfort. I find them quite uncomfortable.

Frozen yogurt.

Gravy made from instant coffee and ham grease. it probably tastes better than it sounds, but the non-Alabama native may opt to take someone else's word for it.

1. A very unique term to New Orleans for the median of a street. The Spanish and French, who inhabited the older part of town, could do business on the "neutral" part of Canal Street with the Americans, who inhabited the newer part of town that started on the other side of the street. By extension, all strips of land in the middle of New Orleans streets have become "neutral ground".

2. A part of Western Louisiana that was temporarily made neutral after the Louisiana Purchase. Texas (Spanish) and the United States laid claim to the strip of land, but ended up tabling the issue until later. It is also know as Sabine Free State.

3. Neutral Ground Coffeehouse is New Orleans' oldest coffeehouse, surviving a kitchen fire and Hurricane Katrina over the years. It started out as the Penny Post, but later was called Neutral Ground.

4. Also the name of a coffee shop on Danneel Street.