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16. 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 ...  
17. 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...  
18. Brown University: A landmark and world-renowned university located on a particularly scenic campus, on College Hill in East Providenc...  
19. Wes' Rib House: A meat-lover's paradise; a place to get real southern-style barbequed ribs, straight from a smokin' (literally) bar...  
20. Maximilian’s: Maximillian's is also called the Three Sisters, but regardless of the moniker confusion, this little cafe still ser...  
21. LOTSOFNOISE: An underground blog covering the music and art scenes in Providence. Features reviews, interviews, event listing, e...  
22. College Hill: A neighborhood in eastern Providence falling primarily on a hill adjacent to the river; an area rich in history tha...  
23. Mile of History, The: Refers to Benefit Street, a historic street that was established in 1756 abd was once home to many prominent busine...  
24. Thayer Street: A main street running through the College Hill neighborhood where a great deal of student-focused retail and entert...  
25. Mu Mu Cuisine: An authentic Chinese restaurant in the Federal Hill area, with excellent food prepared by a real Peking chef. The m...  
26. Met Cafe, The: A popular live music and dance venue, affiliated with another well-known club-Lupo's Heartbreak Hotel. Here, you ca...  
27. Lupo's Heartbreak Hotel: One of the city's premier music venues, Lupo's has been around since the 1970s and offers a full and diverse calend...  
28. Cable Car Cinema: A great independent movie house with a nice cafe and as a special touch, couches in the theater.  
29. Don Bousquet: The famous long-time cartoonist for the Providence Journal, best known for his visual caracatures of Rhode Island l...  
30. ProJo, The: Nickname for the city's award-winning daily newspaper, the Providence Journal. This paper holds the distinction of ...  
 
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A derogatory local nickname for Albany invoked by its more disenchanted residents.

Common phrase that you learn and laugh at in elementary school in WC. Refers to the fact that you can go into town via High Street, then hang a right on Gay Street and exit town to the east side.

1. Old nickname for Milwaukee, esp. in the 19th century. The source of the nickname was the cream colored bricks once manufactured in Milwaukee.

2. is also a very well known skatepark and lots of pro skateboarder skate there.

A loony conspiracy that implicates Denver's airport in an elaborate scheme to start a cleansing of all but two billion people in the world via a wide-scale germ warfare set off by the "New World Order"

A stupid person; short for "bucket head".