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106. Sam Houston: 19th century American politician who became the leader of the Texas Revolution. The city of Houston was named after...  
107. Staiti House: One of the preserved historical homes in Sam Houston Park, this one originally owned by a Texas oil pioneer in the ...  
108. Heritage Society: An organization that focuses on preservation and restoration efforts of area history.  
109. Memorial Drive: A main road in western Houston, running from I-45 to State Highway 6 through several residential neighborhoods.  
110. Downtown Aquarium: A small-ish aquarium in the downtown area of Houston; detractors characterize it as similar to a large and expensiv...  
111. Main Street: The downtown nightlife are, with clubs, bars and restaurants.  
112. Minute Maid Park: Located in downtown Houston, Minute Made Park is a fairly new sports venue that houses the Astros.  
113. Astros: Short for the Houston Astros Major Leauge Baseball Team  
114. JP Morgan Chase Tower: located in downtown Houston, The JP Morgan Chase Tower is the tallest building in Texas, the tallest five-sided bui...  
115. Candlelight Tour: In December, the Heritage Society hosts a twilight tour of the restored Historical homes at Heritage Park.  
116. Earth day Festival: An outdoor concert at Elanor Tinsley Park sponsored by a local radio statio.  
117. Eleanor Tinsley Park: Located within the city's greenbelt, this park in the Taft-Sabine area is the location of many major celebrations.  
118. KRBE: A local Houston rock and roll radio station  
119. Sesquicentennial Park: Located along the banks of the Buffalo Bayou, Sesquicentennial is an urban park located in downtown Houston.  
120. TMC: Texas Medical Center, one of the world's finest.  
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This is a reference to the historic 1834 Herkimer County Jail, located at the historic Four Corners on N. Main St. in Herkimer. This jail is famous for housing "American Tragedy" murderer Chester Gillette during his trial for the murder of Grace Brown in 1906.

A cheesesteak with Provolone cheese and onions.

Funny nickname for the Pac-10 athletic conference. It's Pac-1 because USC rarely has a legitimate contender for the conference title.


Big XII rivals will often assert that the 'N' on the University of Nebraska football helmet stands for "nowledge."