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541. Port Authority: The Post Authority Bus Terminal is located near the GW Bridge in Manhattan. Here you can catch a bus to just about ...  
542. Path Train: The PATH Train is the Port Authority Trans-Hudson, a commuter rail service operated by the Port Authority of New Yo...  
543. Leonard Bernstein: A notable conductor for the New York Philharmonic, now deceased.  
544. Andrew Carnegie: A poster-child for the American dream and the "steel baron with a heart of gold", and the namesake of Carnegie Hall...  
545. Waldorf-Astoria: A famous art-deco hotel on Fifth Avenue.  
546. Tree, The: The giant Christmas tree at Rockefeller Center. The lighting of the tree is another well-loved (and well-attended) ...  
547. Going up the Avenue: A leisure-time shopping excursion in Greenpoint, Brooklyn.  
548. Fortunato's: Fortunato's, on Manhattan Ave in Greenpoint, Brooklyn, is an Italian pastry joint with excellent Cappuccinos and a ...  
549. Empire State Building Run-Up: For some reason, New Yorkers find it entertaining to stage their own type of marathon: a race to the 102nd floor of...  
550. Egg Cream: Don't let the moniker fool you; this drink contains only milk, chocolate syrup, and seltzer water-basically chocola...  
551. Nathan's Famous: This is the original Nathan's Famous Hot Dogs. They also serve a variety of other items, including, believe it or n...  
552. Nathan's International Hot Dog Eating Contest: A televised annual competitive eating event held at the original Nathan's on Coney Island in Brooklyn, generally co...  
553. Corned Beef on Rye: A favorite combination ordered frequently at New York's many delicatessens.  
554. J & R Music World: The flagship megastore is located on Park Row across from City Hall Park in Manhattan.  
555. Forbidden Planet: This is the one of the best science fiction/comic book/role-playing game stores, located at 13th Street and Broadwa...  
 
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The culmination of all run off and spillage from the beer vendors at a Madison Mallards game. The extra beer runs down a funnel into a bucket. Not for the faint of heart, but it doesnt taste all that bad, a little flat maybe.

A nickname for Salem, Massachusetts, because of the Salem Witch Trials, which took place in and around Salem in 1692 and 1693. More than 150 people were accused of being witches, 19 of which were hanged for the crime of being a witch and one of which was pressed to death for refusing to enter a plea. Much study has gone into what caused the hysteria and...

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.

Coffee laced with chicory. Rumored to have originated in New Orleans during the Civil War, when the city was under a federal blockade and could not import enough coffee, which necessitated blending the coffee with chicory root. Chicory is added to coffee in other parts of the world, including Madras and Belgium. Made famous at Cafe Du Monde on Jackson Square.

The infamous NYC street vendor hot dog, generally Sabrett's brand shoved haphazardly into a soggy bun and topped with a variety of gloppy condiments. The consumption of this NYC grab-and-go staple is almost an urban rite of passage and the Manhattan version of Russian Roulette.