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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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Loving and loyal reference (in the most self-depreciating way) to the Denver Broncos. See: Denver Broncos, Orange Crush

An avocado.

Former nickname of Chadbourne Hall, a UW-Madison dorm that until the mid 1990s was female only.

1. Hafa Adai (pronounced "half a day") is "hello" in Guam's native Chamorro language. It's used more or less the same way as "aloha" is used as a greeting on the Hawaiian Islands.

2. Can also be close to "what's up" in its meaning. Just "hafa" is often used, but it's the informal usage.

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