Favorite Words

1. 30 Rack : A case of beer.  
2. Bang a left : Take a left (while driving).  
3. Clicka : Remote Control.  
4. Down Cella : In the basement.  
5. Packie Run : A trip to the liquor store.  
6. Terrace Chairs : The colored (orange, yellow and green) metal chairs outside at the Memorial Union Terrace. You can buy replica terrace...
7. Wicked : An adjective meaning "very." Ex: My boy just got an A on his math test; he's wicked smart (pronounced...  

Membership Level

Total Points: 183
Level: Native
Next Level in 317 pts.
Past Words of the Day

Coffee laced with chicory. Rumored to have originated in New Orleans during the Civil War, when the city was under a federal blockade and could not import enough coffee, which...

Rubber Bands.

Lake Champlain's version of the Loch Ness Monster. People have reported seeing a monster in the lake for hundreds of years. In fact, the monster regardless of its actual existance is protected by both Vermont and New York laws. There was a monument to Champ erected in 1984, at the end of Burlington's Perkins Pier.

1. A large and predominantly Latino neighborhood located in the north-eastern section of Manhattan surrounding 116th Street and bounded by the East River.

2. A predominantly Hispanic (Puerto Rican) neighborhood in northeastern Manhattan.

A very unique term to New Orleans for the median of a street. The Spanish and French, who effectively split the city in two, could do business on the "neutral ground" of city streets.