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31. Graceland: The former home of Elvis Presley, and the major tourist draw to Memphis.  
32. Malfunction Junction: A local reference to a messy section of merges and interchanges on I-240 & 55 where a relatively high proportion of...  
33. Rendezvous: A famous southern barbeque restaurant that has been around for ages, and a regular Memphis institution. They're bes...  
34. Frankenhooker or Frankenwhore: Your FRANKENWHORE you are talking about is my daughter. She comes from a very good family! None of you know her. Sh...  
35. Steve McNair: Steve McNair was a long-time star for the Tennessee Titans, making it to the Pro Bowl three times and being co-MVP ...  
36. NashVegas: A common nickname for Nashville, due to its flashiness that makes it the Las Vegas of the South.  
37. Yalda: Yalda, area of a desk where on places his feet.  
38. Dude: Dude, the anonymous culprit of most crimes. i.e. Who sold you this crack? Dude sold it to me. Dude is often accompa...  
39. Nashpatch: An occasional nickname for Nashville, emphasizing its backward or small-town qualities by analogy with "Dogpatch", ...  
40. Bat Building: The Bat Building The AT&T building has two pointy spires resembling the comic character's bat - eared mask. All ...  
41. KTown: A short version of the place name Knoxville. Written with a space (k town), a hyphen (k-town), or neither (ktown). ...  
42. Checker Cab: Taxi Cab Company, Taxi Service, Taxi Company, Cab Service, Taxi Transport, Airport Transportation, Tour Transportat...
43. Thompson Law Group PLLC: A Nashville Law Firm representing individuals pertaining to Personal Injury, Worker's Compensation, & Social Securi...
44. Dover Cylinder Head Services: Cylinder Repair Services, Valve Spring Services, Cylinder Head Cleaning, Machine Shop, Welding, Cylinder Head Resur...
45. Russell F. Thomas, Attorney: Former prosecuting attorney Russell Thomas brings that experience to every criminal and DUI client he represents in...  
 
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Was posted on a billboard in the 70's (I think). Initially referred to all of the layoffs from Boeing in the 60's and 70's since Boeing was the major employer in the area, but has since been used whenever a major employer has done layoffs (i.e., Boeing, Microsoft, etc.).

Short for 'Triangle Below Canal Street'

A quintessential Rhode Island treat, made with milk and coffee syrup. Believe it or not, coffee milk is in fact the official state beverage.

A local reference to a messy section of merges and interchanges on I-240 & 55 where a relatively high proportion of accidents occur as a result of the confused roadways.

There's a sign at the edge of town that dubs Yakima the "Palm Springs of Washington," alluding to the sunnier weather with respect to the rest of the state.