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1. Texas' Tallest Fraternity: This was the alternate nickname for the "Phi Slama Jama" University of Houston Cougars basketball team from 1982 to...  
2. Phi Slama Jama: Nickname for "The tallest fraternity in Texas." The Houston Cougars' basketball team from 1982 to 1984 featured exp...  
3. Houstonian: Those that live in the city of Houston are called Houstonians.  
4. Annise Parker: The people of Houston elected Annise Parker their mayor yesterday. Houston now becomes the first major US city to e...  
5. Sam Houston: 19th century American politician who became the leader of the Texas Revolution. The city of Houston was named after...  
6. Jewel Brown: A famous Houston jazz artist who once sang for Louis Armstrong's All Star Band.  
7. Quentin Mease: Established the South Central YMCA to benefit Houston's African-American residents in 1955.  
8. Dream, The: Nickname for Houston Rockets retired center, Hakeem "The Dream" Olajuwon. Hakeem led the Rockets to NBA championshi...  
 
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