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166. Capital Brewery: Located in Middleton, Wisconsin, Capital Brewery is the brewer of many fine beers like Wisconsin Amber and Capital ...
167. Good Neighbor Festival: An annual community festival that is held at Fireman's Park in Middleton. The festival features a carnival, enterta...  
168. Cars on State: A classic car show that takes place on State Street. Last year (May 12, 2007) was the first year. The next event is...
169. Wisconsin State Fair Park: This suburb of Milwaukee has been host to the Wisconsin State Fair since 1892. The park's lot also used to include ...  
170. Cheeseheads: Cheeseheads can refer to either 1) the foam cheesehead hats made by Foamation, 2) Wisconsinites, or 3) Green Bay Pa...
171. Lucky Apartments: Monstrosity of a building that opens into the sidewalk on University Avenue. When you're walking by, make sure to s...  
172. Maders: Maders is a famous German restaurant located on Milwaukee's Old World Third Street. Inside of Maders it really does...
173. Usinger's: Usinger's is a nationally known family owned sausage maker. They specialize in old world styles of sausages. Locate...
174. Glarner Stube: The Glarner Stube is a very old school Swiss restaurant. The owners even close up shop for about a month to get ba...  
175. Madisonian: Typically a non-student resident of Madison, most genuinely someone who is originally from Madison. There are tens ...
176. Fitchburger: Does Fitchburg have an official term to refer to its residents? My informal research of resident came up with nothi...  
177. Rowe Pottery Works: Based in Cambridge Wisconsin, Rowe Pottery Works has been making salt-glazed pottery for more than 35 years. Their ...
178. Kid's Coulee: A large jungle gym project in the middle of Myrick Park.  
179. Catbirds: A successful CBA basketball team in the early 90's, winning the CBA championship in 1990 and 1992 behind coach Flip...  
180. Oktoberfest USA: The name of the German festival that livens up La Crosse every October. The city's first Oktoberfest USA festival t...  
 
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Dubbed "Touchdown Jesus" by Notre Dame alumni, "The Word of Life," constructed by Millard Sheets, is a mural on the face of the university's Hesburgh Library. Easily viewed from the football stadium, the piece features the looming figure of the resurrected Jesus with arms raised like a referee signaling a touchdown.

Cheeseheads can refer to either 1) the foam cheesehead hats made by Foamation, 2) Wisconsinites, or 3) Green Bay Packer fans.

Freedom Cage is the brilliantly oxymoronic name given to the small chunk of asphalt designated as the place of protest outside the Pepsi Center for the Democratic National Convention. The place is...

The rash one gets after swimming in Green Lake, a man-made lake located north of downtown on the other side of Lake Union. "The itch" is relatively harmless, but considering that it is caused by the many ducks and geese (and all that they secrete), it has caused many Seattlelites to swim elsewhere.

On July 30th, 2009, Harvard professor Robert Louis Gates and Cambridge police officer James Crowley had a private discussion (and some beers) with Barack Obama at the White House after Gates' famous July 16th arrest. This meeting has been called the "Beer Summit" by amused onlookers.