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76. Grateful Red: This is a nickname for the student section at Wisconsin Badger basketball games.  
77. Brat Fest: Bratfest is held every year on Memorial Day Weekend Friday - Monday on Willow Island at the Alliant Energy Center. ...
78. Sausage Race: The Sausage Race is one of my favorite parts of a Brewers game. The race, sponsored by Klement's Sausage Company, f...
79. Queenie & Ron's Pizza: The best pizza place in Merrill! Specializing in take-out pizza, the place isn't fancy (to say the least), but the ...
80. Art In The Park: Every summer, there is a wonderful one-day event in Appleton's lovely City Park called Art In The Park. It is a ju...  
81. Our Mom is Cooler than Yours!: A bumper sticker frequently seen on cars owned by residents of French Island. On August 15, 2000, French Island re...
82. Samba Brazilian Grill: Definitely one of Madison's finest dining establishments. I was truly impressed with the decor and the food. My ent...
83. Fish Lunch: Term used to describe going out for fish dinner, usually on a Friday night. As in "are you going out for fish lunc...  
84. Capital City Trail: Bike path located on the east side of Madison, along Lake Monona, the Monona Terrace and continuing along the east ...
85. KTOL: KTOL stands for "Kwik Trip on Losey." Kwik Trip is a chain of gas stations/convenience stores in Wisconsin, Minneso...
86. Wingra Boats: The popular name for Wingra Canoe and Sailing Center. Wingra Boats has a fleet of over 100 boats and can host a var...
87. Miller Park: Maybe the stadium isn't exactly new (2001 was the first year the Brewers played), but it is a very nice modern stad...
88. Yoopers: This word has nothing to do with Madison  
89. Troll Capital of the World: A nickname for Mount Horeb. The name is a result of the many troll statues situated along Main Street and that also...  
90. Mount Horeb Mustard Museum: The Mustard Museum is a well-known destination for mustard enthusiasts and lovers of kitsch alike. It features a m...
 
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Carry a heavy load or a bulky package for a distance: "The MTA is on strike every Christmas, so we schlep our packages from Macy's to Grand Central"

Montana is known as the "Last Best Place" to locals. After the Unabomber, Ted Kaczynski, was captured in a remote cabin outside Lincoln, Montana, Montana became pretty popular in the media as a great hiding place. People were actually printing t-shirts with an outline of the state of Montana, a depiction of Ted Kaczynski's headshot with his unkempt hair, as well as the "Last Best Place" mantra with the word "hiding" scribbled in between 'best' and 'place.'

1. Country ham drippings and black coffee, made into a gravy, also called Poor Man's Gravy.

2. Gravy made from instant coffee and ham grease. It probably tastes better than it sounds, but the non-Alabama native may opt to take someone else's word for it.

There's a sign at the edge of town that dubs Yakima the "Palm Springs of Washington," alluding to the sunnier weather with respect to the rest of the state.

1. A group, led by a captain, that organizes a parade during Carnival season.

2. Members of a carnival organization.