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46. Saint Arnold Brewing Company: Billed as the "Oldest Craft Brewery" in Texas; they still produce ten kinds of beer and are open for public tours o...  
47. Dragon Boat Festival: Usually in May, a celebration whose highlight is the racing of traditional Hong-Kong-style dragon boats through the...  
48. Energy Corridor: The area is defined by many oil industry related companies and large corporations, such as ExxonMobil and Shell. Al...  
49. George Bush Park: A large public part in the western part of Houston with jogging and biking trails, sports fields and the American S...  
50. Sunset Coffee Building: A historic building in downtown Houston's Market Square district that was once a coffee roasting and distribution p...  
51. Oh we must be in Pasadena!: Uttered upon encountering something unexpected.  
52. Sam Houston Toll Road: Part of the main beltway that circles around the city of Houston (a toll road).  
53. McGonigel's Mucky Duck: An Irish Pub on Norfalk Street that features live acoustic music six nights a week.  
54. Taste of Texas: An award-winning steakhouse on Katy Freeway unique for having its own butcher on the premises.  
55. Tex-Mex: A type of regional cuisine featured prominently in Houston; blends American and Mexican culinary influences.  
56. Houston Rockets: One of the most popular professional basketball teams. They won championships most recently in 1994 and 1995. Their...  
57. Houston Comets: Houston’s professional women’s basketball team. They rose to prominence with the launch of the WNBA when they won t...  
58. Houston Livestock Show: The 20-day-long world's largest livestock exhibition and rodeo event, held at Houston's Reliant Park in February/Ma...  
59. Huevos Rancheros: Ranch-style eggs, served with salsa and tortillas  
60. Carnitas: Tex-Mex style pork roast  
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The name of way too many streets in Atlanta. First of all, there's the main Peachtree-related drag, which changes its name every time locals get comfortable. Peachtree Road/Street/Industrial Boulevard. Are you kidding me?

Other Peachtree roadways include Peachtree Drive, Peachtree Circle, Peachtree Avenue. People say there are 71 Peachtree variations (and not the paltry 40 mentioned in another definition. Can we put a stop to this?

Tyme is money, as the old Tyme slogan went...

1. ATMs in southern Wisconsin used to run under the brand Take Your Money Everywhere or TYME. The iconic machines were known as Tyme Machines instead of ATMs. They were notorious for "closing" with a sliding iron door coming down just when one needed to make a withdrawal. Visitors likely believed the worst of Madison's detractors when locals asked "Is the Tyme machine open?"

2. This is Madison speak for ATM. Many newcomers are puzzled when an old-school Wisconsinite asks them for a "Tyme machine."

3. It wasn't just southern wisconsin, it was most of if not all of the state. Before there were debit cards, there were Tyme cards!

4. The first ATMs were brought to Milwaukee through the M&I Bank. The president of M&I at the time was Dennis Keuster. He had the foresight to see that this would revolutionize banking.

A holiday, similar to Valentine's Day, celebrated the third Saturday in October. This holiday was invented by candy confectioners to sell more candy, but it is taken pretty seriously in Milwaukee.

1. Question from an Italian beef vendor about whether you would like it dipped in the juice or not.

2. Chicagoans used to refer to Italian Beef as "Dago Beef," but this practice has been phased out in the last few decades as the term has been recognized as highly offensive.

A nickname for St. Louis, originating in the Native American burial mounds that were once common to the city.