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121. Dad Vail Regatta: A huge rowing race on the Schuylkill River. It is the largest intercollegiate regular rowing event in the US.  
122. Annual Jam on the River: Features live music from a variety of genres on Memorial Day Weekend.  
123. Gay Pride Weekend: A huge festival and parade on the first weekend in June.  
124. Avenue of the Arts: Broad Street south of City Hall, the center of Philly's theater district.  
125. Rittenhouse Row: A well-known and well-visited city square decorated by trees, gorgeous statues, and even a wading pool.  
126. Three Bears Park: A family-friendly park in the Society Hill Area, complete with playground swings and slides.  
127. Philadelphia Soft Pretzels: A common street-vendor food; a big, soft pretzel with coarse salt, often eaten with mustard.  
128. Sunday at the Art Museum: On Sunday, admission to the Art Museum is whatever you feel like paying.  
129. Merchant Exchange: In the Independence Hall area, a historical building originally designed by William Strickland (a renowned 19th cen...  
130. Jim's Steaks: On South Street, said to be one of the best cheese steak joints in the city.  
131. Rick's: A popular cheese steak stop in Reading Terminal.  
132. Pat's and Geno's: Two competing steak joints that sit parallel on either side of Passyunk Ave. Both are open 24-hours and reportedly...  
133. Mural Arts Program: A program started in 1984 that sponsors large murals that are inspiring or educational, to combat graffiti with mea...  
134. Philadelphia Rowhomes: Rows of connecting old-style houses.  
135. King of Prussia: A huge shopping mall with eight anchor stores and over 350 shops.  
 
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Those that grew up and live in South Bend.

A word that originated from the language of the Choctaw natives of the Gulf Coast. It means close friend, originally meaning "suckling brother", which could be your blood brother, or simply someone you grew up with.

In the basement.

Summer tourists who visit South Jersey beaches and boardwalks for a short time, usually not more than a day. The original "shoobies" brought what they needed for the day in shoeboxes.

The Baltimore Bullet is the nickname for Baltimore native Michael Phelps, the most prolific athlete in Olympic history. Michael Phelps has already beaten the gold medal record of nine, and has eleven as of tonight. He also stands to break Mark Spitz's record of seven gold medals in any one Olympics. Phelps is perfect so far in Beijing 2008 and is favored to complete his quest for eight gold medals.