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76. Jimmies: Chocolate sprinkles, as used to garnish ice cream  
77. Manayunk: A National Historic District just west of Center City, particularly known for its large concentration of furniture ...  
78. Templetown: Area surrounding Templeton University's main campus.  
79. Birthplace of America: Nickname for Philadelphia.  
80. PHL: Philadelphia International Airport.  
81. SEPTA: The regional commuter railroad.  
82. William Penn: Founder of Philadelphia and historical figure.  
83. City of Brotherly Love: Philadelphia's motto, coined by William Penn.  
84. Quakers: Members of the Religious Society of Friends, a Christian group (originating in England) whose members, including Wi...  
85. LOVE park: AKA "John F. Kennedy Plaza", a park just to the west of City Hall.  
86. Reading Terminal Market: Billed as "the best, freshest, and liveliest public market since 1893", at 12th and Arch Street, 7 days a week.  
87. Chinatown: Philadelphia's Asian district is in the Center City area, between Arch and Vine. The area provides excellent trink...  
88. Italian Market: South Philly's finest and one of the country's largest outdoor markets.  
89. Philadelphia Stock Exchange: The oldest stock exchange in America.  
90. Mütter Museum: The Museum belongs to the College of Physicians of Philadelphia, but has gathered a large cult following due to its...  
 
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A person so transfixed by gambling machines that he or she becomes virtually oblivious to the rest of the world.

Also known as the University of Wisconsin-Madison's Marching Band. Also referred to as the "hardest working band in America"

An act first practiced at Brookfield Central High School in the mid-1990s. Several students from the Milwaukee suburb of Brookfield, being of a gentle disposition, sought a safer and more sanitary form of humiliation than the traditional swirlie, which involves holding someone's head in a toilet and then flushing....

An ironic reference to Dutchess Community College, Poughkeepsie's two-year school.

In the early 1900s, the nickname for a group of early skyscrapers at the intersection of 20th Street and 1st Ave.