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631. Sultan of Swat: One of the nicknames for New York Yankees legend Babe Ruth.  
632. Great Bambino, The: A nickname for Babe Ruth, the legendary New York Yankee.  
633. Hungarian Pastry Shop: Not at all fancy, but features amazing pastries/baked goods. Located just a few blocks from the Columbia campus.  
634. Bronxite: Those that are from the Bronx.  
635. Brooklynite: Someone who lives in Brooklyn, NY. Funny enough, someone from Brooklyn speaks Brooklynese.  
636. Brooklynese: The dialect of speech spoken by someone who grew up and lives in Brooklyn.  
637. 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...  
638. Time Warner: Time Warner is a huge media conglomerate headquartered in New York City. It's traded on the NYSE under the ticker s...  
639. Big Apple, The: A nickname for New York City.  
640. 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...  
641. Central Park: Central Park covers 843 acres or 6% of Manhattan. It spans from 59th Street (Central Park South) to 110th Street at...
642. trains: The underground subway lines are commonly referred to as "trains." For example, someone would say: "I live off the...
 
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You may hear the locals refer to the Clinton Presidential Library this way. It does sort of resemble one.

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".

Means you can see Mount Hood from the city.

A series of pots set along the Squawpeak Parkway, an attempted 'art project' on the part of the city that has received mixed responses from the citizens. Locals occasionally contribute a toilet to the display in order to express their sentiments.

Theory that the standard price for a slice of cheese pizza moves in lockstep with the price of one subway ride, though no one is 100 percent sure which change causes the other.