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151. Forward. Thinking.: "Forward" is the motto for the state of Wisconsin. "Forward. Thinking." is a play on the state motto used by the U...
152. Sconnie Nation: I've lived 34 of my 35 years in Wisconsin, and 33 of those in the Madison area. I've NEVER heard anyone from Wisco...  
153. Madhatter's: Madhatter's used to be in the old University Square complex, but has been gone for years after it was torn down to ...  
154. Grainger Hall: The building of Wisconsin's school of business. UW-Madison has a great undergraduate business program, as well as a...
155. Marquette Interchange: An interchange for I-94, I-794, and I-43 in downtown Milwaukee near Marquette University. This is currently under ...  
156. Marquette Neighborhood: The Marquette Neighborhood is known throughout the region for its eclectic residents, historic architecture, fine r...
157. Fromagination: A specialty cheese market located on the Capitol Square featuring Wisconsin Artisan Cheesemakers as well as other f...  
158. Elver Park: Located in southwest Madison, Elver Park is one of Madison's largest parks at 227 acres. Elver Park offer a great ...  
159. Sundance 608: The Sundance 608 (for Madison's area code) is the Hilldale Mall's new indy film theater. Go to this Sundance theate...
160. Weinermobile: The Weinermobile is often seen in the Madison area, as Oscar Mayer headquarters are located on the east side of tow...
161. Kelly's Grille: Kelly's Grille has been closed since 2008. The space was split into Roman Candle and Atomic Koi.
162. Brocach: Brocach is Gaelic for "badger den" and Madisonian for "a great little Irish Pub on the Capitol Square." Brocach Iri...  
163. Horebian: A Horebian is a resident of Mt. Horeb.  
164. Bratfest: Bratfest is a brat charity brat festival held on Willow Island at the Alliant Energy Center. In addition to serving...
165. Rathskeller: The Rathskeller is a German themed area of Memorial Union. It is great place to watch bands, study and even drink b...
 
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White Castle is the fast food burger chain infamous for its hamburgers called "sliders". It was founded in Wichita in 1921, nearly twenty years before McDonald's got started. White Castle was catapulted into pop culture immorality while being featured prominently in the Harold & Kumar movie series, the first of which was "Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle".

A regional dish with German roots, a patty made with pork, beef, and oats.

Don't forget to bring a blanket!

1. In the summer months, the Wisconsin Chamber Orchestra holds free concerts on the capitol square in Madison every Wednesday night.

2. 2010 will see the 27th year of the Wisconsin Chamber Orchestra playing at Concert on the Square. 2010 dates will be: June 30th, 2010 July 7th, 2010 July 14th, 2010 July 28th, 2010 August 4th, 2010 That's six straight Wednesdays, with all concerts starting at 7:00 PM. As always, C on the S is BYOB and open to the public. Bring your bug spray just in case.

Coffee laced with chicory. Rumored to have originated in New Orleans during the Civil War, when the city was under a federal blockade and could not import enough coffee, which...

Honolulu's (as well as the rest of Hawaii's) area code is 808. People will sometimes say "representin' the 808" to identify themselves as Hawaiians.