A term for Detroit coined by former president Franklin Roosevelt during the second World War to describe the transition of the Ford Motor Company's production from cars to tanks.
A nickname for St. Louis, originating in the Native American burial mounds that were once common to the city.
Nickname for Portland because of all the rainfall it receives. Puddletown has made its way into popular PDX culture, as it's commonly affixed to names of businesses, sports teams, et al.
Bauble, trinket. Usually used when describing the items tourists buy in Times Square to remind them of their trip to NYC. Also known as schlock or kitsch.
1. Not just to carry a load for a considerable distance, but also slang for an awkward, clumsy, or stupid person.
2. There is also a metal-wire cart with two wheels, which often folds to save space when not in use. It is used...