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31. Ian's Pizza: A pizza place that sells everything from black bean pizza to macaroni and cheese pizza. This very popular pizza pla...
32. CLEGS: CLEGS is the abbreviation for Crazylegs on the front of the 2008 Crazylegs tee shirts. The shirt, when worn in the ...
33. Segway Guy: Not a professor, just an old guy who takes classes at UW. He enjoys speaking German, smoking cigarettes and cannab...
34. Bone Zone: Speedway, a road that runs between two cemeteries connecting Regent Street to Mineral Point Road.  
35. Beltline, The: The Beltline is the main East/West route through Madison's south side. It stretches from I-90 on the East ending i...
36. Milwaukee Art Museum: Located right on the lake and is a major attraction for Milwaukee. The building was designed by the world-renown S...
37. Red Shed, The: A hole in the wall bar famous for long island ice teas served in a mason jar. Nowhere else can you get a huge serv...
38. Swampies, The: A popular nickname for the students and faculty of the North Side's Logan High School, which was built on top of th...  
39. Five Guys: Five Guys is shorthand for Five Guys Burgers and Fries, a DC-area burger joint that expanded its reach to Madison i...
40. Za's Italian Cafe: Za's is an excellent place for Italian food on State Street. Za's serves fast-casual Italian food, not to be confus...  
41. Jump Around: "Jump Around" is not only the party smash hit by House of Pain, but is also a student section tradition at the Wisc...
42. You're among (drunk) friends: At Wisconsin Badger football games you'll see a number of different creative t-shirt messages. Many of them hold di...  
43. Natt Spil: In Madison there are places to get something to eat and maybe have a drink. There are also places to have a drink a...  
44. madison.com: While useful. Not sure about the logo. Is this a russian province?  
45. Show and Blow: Although it sounds like something made up by a seventh-grade boy, "Show and Blow" is the official name of the new a...  
 
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Term for the organized carpooling system in San Francisco where carpoolers meet at a designated spot and share rides. Started in the mid 1970s when oil prices were sky-high, casual car pools are not run by an established organization, but are rather arranged ad hoc and continue on tradition. People involved will know the pickup and drop-off points, as well as the rules--the most important of which is that there's no money exchanged between drivers and riders.

The Drink - Booze/Alcohol "he has a problem with the drink"

1. You may hear the locals refer to the Clinton Presidential Library this way. It does sort of resemble one.

2. I prefer "The Glass Doublewide." It is a beautiful building though...

A nickname originally given to the Elmira Civil War Prison Camp by its Confederate prisoners. Hellmira can still be used as a derogatory term for the city of Elmira itself.

Local nickname for the off-price retailer "Ross Dress for Less." Ross Stores is headquartered in nearby Pleasanton, CA, and also operates dd's Discounts. Since these stores offer prices even lower than the Dress for Less stores, they call them "dd's," which stands for "deep discounts." Of course this makes the name redundant (Deep Discount's Discounts).