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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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In January 1996, a blizzard hit and shut down NYC. Hundreds of stranded travelers were forced to live in the terminals of JFK Airport for two days, since even buses and taxis were immobilized.

Slang for someone from Newark

Yankee fans wouldn't shut up about a curse that prevented the Red Sox from winning the World Series since 1918. That is, until the Red Sox won in 2004 to dispel such a myth.

1. The hodag is the official mascot of the Rhinelander area. The mythical beast is the the local high school's mascot. The University of Wisconsin-Madison's ultimate frisbee team has followed suit. They're called the Wisconsin Hodags.

2. The mascot for the Rhinelander area, the hodag is a mythical creature that resembles a large horned lizard-like beast.

1. Country ham drippings and black coffee, made into a gravy, also called Poor Man's Gravy.

2. Gravy made from instant coffee and ham grease. It probably tastes better than it sounds, but the non-Alabama native may opt to take someone else's word for it.