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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. Speedy Bucks: When you choose loan products, there to be nothing in your blind spot, meet our loan providers at Speedy Bucks in R...
9. Alpha Nurses: We at Alpha Nurses in Las Cruces, NM are the sensible and knowledgeable caregivers who know it's not right to be wr...
10. Justa Chaz Agency: Affordable Insurance, Auto Insurance, Life Insurance, Commercial Insurance, Home Owners Insurance, Aseguranza De Au...
11. Q, The: A quick way of saying Albuquerque, originally a city campaign to make the city better known and to promote awarenes...  
12. Alibi: A local free publication that has a large number of the "haps" (events) of the area, as well as up and coming conce...
13. Haps: Albuquerque English for local events.  
14. 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...  
15. Valley, The: This region is located near the Rio Grande river which passes through the Albuquerque area, and is in the SW quadra...  
 
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Nickname for Hillsboro, a suburb due west of Portland. Vastly cheaper to live than the city, Hillsboro suffers most from being just a normal suburb and not some swanky bubble (like the Pearl). Also a strong showing of Hispanics.

The Drink - Booze/Alcohol "he has a problem with the drink"

A reference to the three main stars on the Boston Celtics--Kevin Garnett, Paul Pierce, and Ray Allen. The term was popularized by an ESPN commercial in which Scott Van Pelt is met with a barrage of potential nicknames from the "Big Three" themselves. After hearing a bunch of bizarre ones--and a lame one in the "Three Amigos"--Van Pelt simply silences them with the genius "Boston Three Party".

Manhattanites refer to those who commute into Manhattan by bridge or by tunnel as "B&T"s, occasionally as an indication of someone who is "not a real Manhattanite", and/or "pays a more reasonable rent or mortgage"

James Farley, Postmaster under FDR, said in 1936, "There are 47 states in the Union, and the Soviet of Washington." He alluded to the leftist movements in the state, particularly in Seattle where labor movements occurred post WWI when unsatisfactory efforts were made to improve wages after war-time wage controls.