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1. Quahog: Local slang for a type of hard-shell clam, later, a fictional suburb of Providence featured on the "Family Guy" tel...  
2. Masshole: The native Rhode Islanders' reference to the hordes of tourists from Massachusetts who swarm their beaches each sum...  
3. Friartown: Nickname for Providence used mostly by students of Providence College and fans of the school's D1 athletic teams.  
4. Revival Interiors: Address: 100 Main St, Westerly, RI 02891, USA Phone: 401-596-8825 Website: http://revivalinteriorsri.com
5. Mystic Moon: Tarot Cards, Gift Shop, Angel Card Reading
6. Atlantic Family Eye Care: Optometrist, Eye Doctor
7. Lucia's Mexican Restaurant: Mexican Restaurant, Mexican Food, Seafood Soup, Live Music, Bar Entertainment, Ceviche, Mexican Pizza Nachos, Authe...
8. Silk Physical Therapy Center: When it comes down to our ability to provide injury rehab, at Silk Physical Therapy Center in Providence, RI, we ha...
9. Caught in Providence: home of the: "Guilty with an Explanation" plea  
10. Low-Numbered License Plates: For some reason, low-numbered license plates have become a status symbol in Rhode Island, to the point of a rash of...  
11. Coffee Milk: A quintessential Rhode Island treat, made with milk and coffee syrup. Believe it or not, coffee milk is in fact the...  
12. Louis Restaurant: A cute little eatery with excellent brunch/breakfast menus, popular with the college crowd who seem to appreciate t...  
13. Nick's on Broadway: Nick's is sort of an artsy/hip and highbrow version of a classic diner. However, the prices are reasonable and the ...  
14. Not Just Snacks: This is an Indian restaurant, although you'd never guess by the name. They specialize in take-out and ready-made fo...  
15. Brown University: A landmark and world-renowned university located on a particularly scenic campus, on College Hill in East Providenc...  
 
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1. Question from an Italian beef vendor about whether you would like it dipped in the juice or not.

2. Chicagoans used to refer to Italian Beef as "Dago Beef," but this practice became has been phased out in the last few decades as the term has been recognized as highly offensive.

Local nickname for the off-price retailer "Ross Dress for Less." Ross Stores is headquartered in nearby Pleasanton, CA, and also operates dd's Discounts. Since these stores offer prices even lower than the Dress for Less stores, they call them "dd's," which stands for "deep discounts." Of course this makes the name redundant (Deep Discount's Discounts).

Adjective used to describe the state of Illinois, whether it be a reference to corrupt politics, aggressive drivers, Cubs fans, or anything else objectionable.

Sunny P is a local nickname for Sun Prairie. I guess it's a takeoff of the orange juice like drink, Sunny D.

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.