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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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This is a nickname for Ithaca. Ithaca claims to be the birthplace of the American ice cream sundae. A local soda fountain apparently experimented with candied cherries and cherry syrup on top of its ice cream. This Sunday special then caught on and spread across the country in soda fountains and with specialty syrups in grocer's aisles everywhere.

Even dogs like the Packers.

Cheeseheads can refer to either 1) the foam cheesehead hats made by Foamation, 2) Wisconsinites, or 3) Green Bay Packer fans.

A nickname for Manitowoc for its location on Lake Michigan. I'm not sure why they it's capital with an '-ol' at the end--because I'm pretty sure Manitowoc isn't a building--but that's how it's spelled on the city's marketing literature, including the sign when coming into town.

1. A derogatory term for a person born and raised in the city of Troy, New York. The more proper term would be "Trojan."

2. A derogatory name for the city of Troy itself, likening it to a toilet.

1. A common question in Saint Louis upon meeting someone. It is thought that meaningful stereotypes can be made of a person once knowing where he went to high school. This is perhaps a testament to the intense segregation that has plagued the city.

2. the most commonly used question in stl; the first thing people ask when they meet you.