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46. Safe, The: A nickname for Safeco Field, the home field of the Seattle Mariners.  
47. Kingdome: Now the site of Qwest Field, the Kingdome was demolished by implosion on March 26, 2000. It was the home of the Sea...  
48. Seattle Seahawks: Official name for the National Football League team located in Seattle, WA. Part of the National Football Conferen...  
49. Broadway: A street that runs through Capitol Hill. Broadway is known for its nightlife.  
50. Wizards of Wor: Wizards of Wor is a metal band from Seattle. They're awesome.  
51. Lesbian: Lesbian is a pretty sweet metal band based out of Seattle. Their songs are really long, but are quite dynamic and ...  
52. University District: Commonly called just U-district. This is home to the large University of Washington population and is also known fo...  
53. Ballard: Ballard has increased in popularity over the past 10 years. What used to be a quaint fishing neighborhood with scan...  
54. Columbia City: Columbia City used to be considered a ghetto part of Seattle but has also increased in popularity and has undergone...  
55. Alki: Also known as Alki beach, this beach borders the east edge of the area known as West Seattle. It's popular year-rou...  
56. Nana's Soup Kitchen: Located near the border to Ravenna and the U-district, Nana's is THE best spot for a cup of fresh, homemade soup an...  
57. Purple: This fantastic Seattle wine bar is, of course known for their wine selection. I love them for their pastry-wrapped,...  
58. Red Mill: Amazing burger joint with just two locations in Seattle. They serve up amazing (messy) burgers, fries, onion rings,...  
59. Ivars: A Seattle landmark. Ivars can be found throughout the Pacific Northwest and has been here since the 1930's. Their f...  
60. Pagliacci: Also referred to as "Pags" (pronounced "pawgs" or "pogs").  
 
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A dish similar to the ceviche of South America that includes a marinade of lemon juice, scallions, and coconut. Kelaguen can be made with chicken, seafood, or raw beef. Just as with ceviche, beef kelaguen is "cooked" not by heat but the acid from the lemon juice.

Many Missourians refer to their state as Misery, often refferring to the unpredictable weather.

A spuckie is a word used to describe a submarine (sub) sandwich. It comes from the Italian word "spucadella" which is an italian sandwich roll. It most likely came from the Italians in the North End and elsewhere...

1. Water moccasin-infested

2. Adj. describing dark, murky areas along the banks of Barton Creek in which water moccasins may lurk. For use when evaluating swimming holes.

Referring to something that was damaged or destroyed during Hurricane Hugo in 1989. The hurricane made landfall as a category 4 storm and did extensive damage to downtown Charleston as well as the northern suburbs of Mount Pleasant, Sullivan's Island, and Isle of Palms.