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1. "Bennies" is more from the Jersey Shore and refers to people from other parts of the area visiting during the summer.

B=Bayonne
E=Edison
N=Northern NJ
N=NYC ...ies

2. Jersey slang for tourists.

A group of people who follow a brass band down the street while swinging handkerchiefs over their heads and doing a special, shuffle-step dance.

A nickname for Los Angeles, which has a large Iranian population, especially in West Los Angeles and Beverly Hills.

1. Freedom Tower, formallly 1 World Trade Center, is the building currently under construction at Ground Zero, the site of the former World Trade Center towers that collapsed with the 9/11 attacks.

2. In March this year they dropped the Freedom Tower name for "1 World Trade Center". It will be 1776 feet high, giving it an extra dose of America.

As used in Pittsburgh, the word means "lately" or "currently" as in "The gas prices are outrageous anymore."