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541. Murray's: In the West Village, this is one of the best cheese shops in the country because of its amazing cheese selection an...
542. SoHo: A neighborhood in the Manhattan borough of NYC that means "South of Houston." This is just one of New York City's a...  
543. J-Lo: Popular nickname for actress and singer Jennifer Lopez. She's from the Bronx and is currently married to fellow "ne...  
544. Marc Anthony: Marc Anthony is a New York City native who sings ballads in both English and Spanish. His given name is Marco Anton...  
545. Sultan of Swat: One of the nicknames for New York Yankees legend Babe Ruth.  
546. Great Bambino, The: A nickname for Babe Ruth, the legendary New York Yankee.  
547. Hungarian Pastry Shop: Not at all fancy, but features amazing pastries/baked goods. Located just a few blocks from the Columbia campus.  
548. Bronxite: Those that are from the Bronx.  
549. Brooklynite: Someone who lives in Brooklyn, NY. Funny enough, someone from Brooklyn speaks Brooklynese.  
550. Brooklynese: The dialect of speech spoken by someone who grew up and lives in Brooklyn.  
551. Sex and the City: The smash-hit sitcom was based on Candance Bushnell's column "Sex and the City" that was printed in the New York Ob...  
552. Time Warner: Time Warner is a huge media conglomerate headquartered in New York City. It's traded on the NYSE under the ticker s...  
553. Big Apple, The: A nickname for New York City.  
554. Gotham: A nickname for New York City. Gotham City is a fictional city used in DC Comics, but it is said to be modeled afte...  
555. Central Park: Central Park covers 843 acres or 6% of Manhattan. It spans from 59th Street (Central Park South) to 110th Street at...
 
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Very bad windy storm spinning off the coast causing ferocious northeast winds. EX: "Mary, get the shovels outta the cella, looks like we're in for a northeastah tonight".

French Fries

1. A nickname for Seattle that hearkens back to the Alaska Gold Rush, when prospectors would get outfitted in Seattle and then travel north along the Inside Passage to Alaska.

2. A (laughable) nickname for Seattle. Seattle is perhaps more aptly described as the Gateway to the Pacific.

1. The Waffle House chain of restaurants. Also known as the Awful Waffle.

2. The best place in Atlanta to get late night waffles and hashbrowns- smothered, covered, and diced.

A mythical six-legged cat; the mascot of Conway High School.