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1. Frankenhooker or Frankenwhore: WTF!!! "Frankenhooker" is actually a woman named Shauna who was beaten and raped by some local men. She was a 15 ye...  
2. Knoxvillian: "Knoxvillian" is what a Knoxville native is called.  
3. Charles Krutch Park: A cute little park in downtown Knoxville adjacent to Market Square.
4. Market Square: A cool historical square in downtown knoxville which is home to fun events, great food, and shops.  
5. Sundown in the City: A fun free concert/festival in early-mid summer every Thursday night on Market Square.  
6. Johnny Knoxville: The stage name for the co-creator and star of the MTV series Jackass. Knoxville is a Knoxville native.  
7. Philip John Clapp: Better known as sexiest dare devil alive!  
8. Boomsday: A huge Labor Day fireworks display that launches fireworks over the Tennessee River by the University of Tennessee ...  
9. Quentin Tarantino: Quirky film director, actor, and Knoxville native. Tarantino is director of many popular cult films, including Pulp...  
10. 865 (VOL): 865 is the area code for the Knoxville area, which spells V-O-L. This is no coincidence, but rather a homage paid t...  
11. UT: Acronym for the University of Tennessee, not to be confused with the University of Texas at Austin, which is also k...  
12. UTK: UTK is a popular acronym for the University of Tennessee's main campus in Knoxville.  
13. Underwear Capital of the World: An old nickname for Knoxville for its former prominence in the textile industry. At one point Knoxville had 20 text...  
14. Pete's Coffee Shop: A great little coffee shop that serves an excellent Southern-style breakfast until 11 AM M-F and till 12 noon on Sa...
15. Gay Street: Many street names in downtown Knoxville are named after major streets in Philadelphia and Baltimore. Gay Street is ...
 
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