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1. 2016 Olympics : Chicago is currently the leader for the 2016 Olympic bid. If the Olympics come to Chicago, then a temporary stadium...  
2. Bean, The : This has become the popular name for Millenium Park's famed stainless steel sculpture, "Cloud Gate." It was completed...
3. Brats : Other than being the food of choice for local sporting events, "Brats" also refers to "State Street Brats," the popular...  
4. Cars on State : A classic car show that takes place on State Street. Last year (May 12, 2007) was the first year. The next event is May...
5. Circle of Death : The road that circumnavigates the parking lot at Madison's West Towne Mall. Lanes are created and then merge together...
6. Coffee Regular : Coffee with cream and sugar.  
7. Dan Ryan : The Dan Ryan expressway is one of the busiest interstates in the city. The Dan Ryan cuts through downtown Chicago and...  
8. Down Cella : In the basement.  
9. Echo Burger : The Echo Tap has a flagship burger, the Echo Burger, that has a 1/4 lb. beef patty, a 1/4 lb. braty patty, two slices...  
10. Gay Street : One of the main streets in downtown Knoxville. Newcomers to the city usually get a seventh-grade-like giggle out of the...
11. Middlebury Hills CSA Farm : A Madison couple took an old farmhouse that had been abandoned for 47 years and turned it into the beautiful country...
12. N'at : Slang for "and that". There are even pizza places called "Pizza N'At"  
13. Porkopolis : A nickname for Cincinnati in recognition of its former status as a major pork industry center.  
14. Red Gym, The : Opened in 1894 as an armory and gymnasium for the University of Wisconsin-Madison, the Red Gym was declared a national...
15. Skyline Chili : Skyline Chili is a chain of restaurants in Cincinnati that serve chili. The restaurant was named after the Cincinnati...

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A french-style doughnut, typically dusted with powdered sugar and accompanied by a cup of chicory-laced cafe au lait. Made famous in Cafe Du Monde, located in the old French Market on Jackson Square.

October 30th, the night before Halloween; elsewhere known as "mischief night".

Subduction zone that stretches along America's west coast, from Northern California and up to British Columbia. If a megathrust earthquake ruptures across this area, Seattle could be hit with an earthquake in the 9 magnitude range on the Richter scale.

A nickname for Staten Island originated by Wu-Tang Clan (who are from Staten Island).

1. Keep Austin Weird was a slogan initiated by the Austin Small Business Alliance to help promote the city and its local businesses. Local street character Leslie Cochran didn't come up with the phrase, but he has become the poster child for it, although unofficially. It has since been trademarked and is now marketed on all sorts of merchandise.

2. A local motto in recent years used to promote the city’s eccentricity and diversity. It featured on innumerable bumper stickers and t-shirts.