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1. Alburquerque: The old name for Albuquerque. The first 'r' was removed back in the 19th Century after Anglos had a hard time with ...  
2. Christmas Style: Red and green chile sauce together with the same dish.  
3. ABQ: Shorthand for Albuquerque, or its airport (officially called Albuquerque International Sunport).  
4. Just Muffin Around: A local bakery & cafe that serves up breakfast, lunch, and homemade muffins & muffin tops.
5. Law Office of Anthony Spratley: Albuquerque Criminal & DWI/DUI Attorney Tony Spratley brings his Military experience as a JAG to criminal matters f...  
6. Goldstar Service, Inc.: Goldstar Service, Inc is a General Contractor in Taos, NM area that specializes in bathroom & kitchen remodeling as...  
7. Mountain Top Tees: Contract Screen Printing, Embroidery, Custom T-shirts, Banners, Promotional Items, Vinyl Signs, Screen Printer, Cus...
8. Q, The: A quick way of saying Albuquerque, originally a city campaign to make the city better known and to promote awarenes...  
9. Alibi: A local free publication that has a large number of the "haps" (events) of the area, as well as up and coming conce...
10. Haps: Albuquerque English for local events.  
11. Heights-Foothills: This area is at the base of the Sandia Mountains in the NE quadrant of the city. It's a higher class living area t...  
12. Valley, The: This region is located near the Rio Grande river which passes through the Albuquerque area, and is in the SW quadra...  
13. Rio Rancho: Originally not part of Albuquerque, but has grown into the city. Probably has the best neighborhoods, but is a lon...  
14. Frontier, The: An older local restaurant that serves New Mexican foods, used to be 24 hours all the time until recently. A good e...  
15. Twisters: A newer local restaurant thats known for its signature 'Twister burrito' which you can choose the filling (vegatari...  
 
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Slugging is a form of hitchhiking in DC that benefits both the hitchhiker and the driver. The driver can use the much faster HOV lane after taking on a passenger.

Some refer to CR as the City of Five Smells since the odor from various grain & food processing plants (Quaker Oats, Cargill, Ralston Foods, etc.) can be detected depending on the day & wind direction. See also: "The City of Five Seasons".

The trial involved dozens of people who competed for the fortune of a deceased prospector who left a six-figure fortune for the nebulous cause of scientifically proving the existence of the soul. The judge ruled in favor of the Barrow Neurological Institute in Phoenix.

Yankee fans wouldn't shut up about a curse that prevented the Red Sox from winning the World Series since 1918. That is, until the Red Sox won in 2004 to dispel such a myth.

Created by the Brown Hotel in Louisville, the Hot Brown is a broiled open face sandwich featuring turkey, bacon, and mornay sauce. Popular in Louisville as well as throughout Kentucky.