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1. RVA: The popular acronym of "Richmond, Virginia" created by VCU Brandcenter students as a symbol of local pride. It can ...
2. Va-Beach: Chic abbreviation for Virginia Beach, pronounced, "VABEACH."  
3. Great Bridge Blvd: Busy street in Chesapeake that has a relatively newer drawbridge, hence the name. Expect to be stuck in traffic wh...  
4. CPL: Stands for the Chesapeake Public Library. There are 7 locations, plus the Bookmobile that travels all over the cit...  
5. Sweetheart: As long as I've lived in this area every female is addressed as "sweetheart" and it is uttered by both males and fe...  
6. Sweet Gum Tree: Trees that grow all over this region. They produce these spiky seed pods that hang down.
7. Riverwalk Community: A great place to live in Chesapeake, VA. Not very large, but it has numerous houses and condos and presents itself...
8. Nor-fik: This is how Norfolk sounds when said by the locals. I have also heard it as [Nor-fuk], but i hear [Nor-fik] more of...  
9. Old Dominion: Shorter version of Old Dominion University in Norfolk, as well a nickname for the state of Virginia given by Charle...  
10. Word (werd): Popular response to just about anything and everything. Example; Person 1: "I just won tickets to the Redskins gam...  
11. Royal Lee Bar & Grill: An awesome dive karaoke bar in Arlington. This bar is a refreshing change of pace from the snooty bars in D.C. that...
12. Arlington National Cemetery: A national cemetary in Washington DC where many US soldiers are buried. It is also where the tomb of the unknown so...
13. Alexandria City: The City of Alexandria, an independent municipality in the state of Virginia, located six miles south of Washington...  
14. Alexandrian: You're from Alexandria, you say? Then you are an Alexandrian.  
15. Corner, The  
 
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Short for Kummelweck, a roll that is covered in caraway seeds and kosher salt. This New York bread found its way into the original name for Buffalo Wild Wings (Buffalo Wild Wings & Weck). This confuses many people when they hear the nickname BW3's. The third double-u is 'weck'.

The most famous event in New Orleans, essentially one humongous free party that includes a parade and costumed revelers, the latter of which are known for their reputed debauchery and prolific consumption of alcohol.

Pneumonia and other disorders caused by exposure to the massive dust storms that took place in the 1930s in the Southern Plains.

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Kentucky's obsession with the University of Kentucky men’s basketball team. The tradition rich program is a great source of pride for the locals. The team has seven NCAA and two Helms national championships, 43 SEC regular season championships...