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1. SIT Graduate Institute: Formerly called the School for International Training (SIT), the SIT Graduate Institute was founded over 40 years a...  
2. Ben & Jerry's: Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfield started Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream in 1978 at an old abandoned gas station in South Bur...  
3. Vermont State House: it is the third building, on the same ground as the second.
4. Leunig's Bistro: An old-world Paris-style bistro in downtown Burlington. The food is excellent and the prices are quite reasonable, ...  
5. Lake Champlain: The large freshwater lake that borders Burlington, and a major source of local lore, tourism and commerce.  
6. Champ: Lake Champlain's version of the Loch Ness Monster. People have reported seeing a monster in the lake for hundreds o...  
7. Flying Monkeys, The: If you look carefully skyward at the roof of the former Union Train Station in the area of what is now Main Street ...  
8. Ben and Jerry's First Store: While the original store is no longer anywhere to be found, a little plaque on a street corner in Burlington marks ...  
9. Church Street Marketplace: A four-block area in the downtown section of Burlington that comprises an award-winning outdoor shopping mall. In a...  
10. University of Vermont, The: Vermont's well-regarded research institution is situated on an exceptionally beautiful campus. The school offers an...  
11. Lake Champlain Chocolates: A gourmet candy maker that offers free tours of their factory. Their products, a line of fudge and a full selection...  
12. Magic Hat Brewing Company: A must-visit for beer-lovers; they offer free tours of their somewhat eccentric brewery, and plenty of free samples...  
13. Crow Bookshop: A discount bookstore in the downtown area that carries a wide variety of genres; they specialize in used books and ...  
14. Frog Hollow: A non-profit visual arts organization that hosts a gallery and a craft shop in addition to their community arts pro...  
15. Rasputin's: A popular nightspot with two bars, pool tables, several televisions and on some nights, a dance party with a live D...  
 
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A common question in Saint Louis upon meeting someone. It is thought that meaningful stereotypes can be made of a person once knowing where he went to high school. This is perhaps a testament to the intense segregation that has plagued the city.

Children's street game of bygone days, involving pink Spalding (or "spaldeen") ball and broomstick. Now sadly defunct.

Rappers will sometimes call Ft. Myers "Lil Pakistan" because of its relatively high crime rate. Although Pakistan's crime rate is low compared to industrialized countries, people in the US often get the impression that Pakistan is war-torn and crime-ridden, in all places at all times.

Punxsatawney Phil is actually Pennsylvania's version of Jimmy the Groundhog. After all, Sun Prairie is the Groundhog Capital of the World.

(noun) Traffic light maneuver associated with Pittsburgh. It is when a the first car in either direction waiting for a stop light is allowed to (or claims the right to) turn left before the car facing the opposite direction proceeds straight ahead.