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  1. Underwear Capital of the World
 
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This is August 15 and a few days on either side. When all the leases in the central city turn over at the same time, many students and other renters leave vast piles of unwanted belongings on the curb as they change apartments. These items are often taken home by others as the population garbage picks the piles. When someone asks where you got an item, you reply "Hippie Christmas."

A french-style doughnut, typically dusted with powdered sugar and accompanied by a cup of chicory-laced cafe au lait. Made famous in Cafe Du Monde, located in the old French Market on Jackson Square.

(noun) Common nickname for the Minneapolis Star Tribune, a daily newspaper.

The infamous NYC street vendor hot dog, generally Sabrett's brand shoved haphazardly into a soggy bun and topped with a variety of gloppy condiments. The consumption of this NYC grab-and-go staple is almost an urban rite of passage and the Manhattan version of Russian Roulette.

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.