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1. Butter Jesus: Also called "Touchdown Jesus". Unfortunately he was struck by lightning on June 15, 2010 and burned to the ground. ...
2. Skyline Chili: This late-night eatery is packed well into the wee hours. A Cincinnati institution whose signature take on chili ha...
3. Porkopolis: A nickname for Cincinnati in recognition of its former status as a major pork industry center.  
4. LeBron: To string people along and then betray them Example: "I told my buddy I'd help him fix his sink all week long, o...  
5. Porkopolis Tavern & Grill: A Cincinnati landmark, Porkopolis Tavern & Grill is a historic restaurant located atop Mount Adams. The building us...
6. Jake by the Lake, The: Nickname for Jacobs Field. Jacobs Field was the name for the stadium where the Cleveland Indians play. It is curren...  
7. Three Way: Spagetti topped with chilli and shredded cheddar cheese.  
8. Purple People Bridge: The common name of the Newport Southbank Bridge. Given its color and status as a pedestrian bridge, the nickname is...
9. Freedom Museum: The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center museum is far from light-hearted entertainment, but offers a valua...  
10. Green Papaya: A Thai and sushi place with an extensive menu and unusual options. Popular for their dine-in 'lunch boxes' and soo...  
11. Reds, The: Nickname for the Cincinnati Reds, America's first professional baseball team.  
12. Paul Brown Stadium: Home of the Cincinnati Bengals football team.  
13. Banks, The: A mixed residential, business, and nightlife section of the city located on the banks of the river.  
14. Virtual Fiesta: An event to raise money for Shoulder to Shoulder, a nonprofit that provides medical care to poor children.  
15. Over-the-Rhine: A historic district between the downtown and Clifton Heights sections of Cincinnati that retains many nuances of th...  
 
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People jokingly refer to Cambridge as the "People's Republic" because of its left-leaning residents.

The correct reference to Pleasant Valley. Friends don't let friends move to west LR.

A key ingredient for the infamous 'triple-bypass' breakfast sandwich; a sliced salami-like deli meat wrapped in a cloth...Trenton's ubiquitous mystery meat.

A Jucy Lucy is a cheeseburger which has the cheese inside the beef patty rather than on top. The origin of the Jucy Lucy is under dispute. Some claim that it originated at Matt's Bar in south Minneapolis while others suggest that it was invented at the 5-8 Club, another bar a short distance away (which spells it, "Juicy Lucy").

Minnesota bars, particularly those Northeast Minneapolis are known for their meat raffles. Typically run by a charity, raffle tickets usually sell for $1 apiece and winners get to choose their cut of meat.