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106. Trivers: The proper way to pronounce Two Rivers  
107. Hoofer: A member of one of the Hoofer outdoor adventure clubs at the Memorial Union at the University of Wisconsin. Since 1...
108. Ale Asylum: A brewery on the east side of Madison. It opened a few years ago. At the brewery they also have a bar with a simple...  
109. Onion, The: Originally founded by two UW-Madison undergrad students in 1988, The Onion is "America's Finest (fake) News Source....
110. Milwaukee's Beast: Slang for the beer Milwaukee's Best. Can also be shorted to just The Beast.  
111. Dise, The: Nickname for The Paradise Lounge, a dive bar located on W Main St near the captial. The bar is largely frequented ...  
112. Grumpy Troll Brew Pub, The: Great people, good beer and a great place to meet friends
113. Middletonian: What someone from Middleton would be called.  
114. Waukeshan: The little-known term for someone that lives in Waukesha, WI. You'd more than likely get strange looks going up to...
115. Mad City: Nickname for Madison, WI.  
116. ComedySportz: The world's longest running improv comedy Club, ComedySportz started right here in Milwaukee 25 years ago, and has ...
117. Pat McCurdy: The man, the myth, the cult. Performances most tuesday nights at the Regent Street Retreat. "Sex and Beer" - nee...  
118. Art Paul Schlosser: Art Paul Schlosser is a street musician who plays on State street and other places for tips.
119. Asian Kitchen: I hope you know what I mean when I say that this place is disgustingly delicious.  
120. Best Damn Band in the Land: Also known as the University of Wisconsin-Madison's Marching Band. Also referred to as the "hardest working band in...
 
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A pickled condiment made from cabbage and various other vegetables and spices.

1. Stinky water from the gutters that mixes with garbage. Don't step in the polio water, or else the polio smell will stick with you all day.

2. Polio Water - A puddle of water.

James Farley, Postmaster under FDR, said in 1936, "There are 47 states in the Union, and the Soviet of Washington." He alluded to the leftist movements in the state, particularly in Seattle where labor movements occurred post WWI when unsatisfactory efforts were made to improve wages after war-time wage controls.

This is slang for the Berkshire Hathaway annual shareholder's meeting. Warren Buffett's thousands of cult followers descend upon Omaha to hear the oracle utter his words of humble wisdom.

Referring to something that was damaged or destroyed during Hurricane Hugo in 1989. The hurricane made landfall as a category 4 storm and did extensive damage to downtown Charleston as well as the northern suburbs of Mount Pleasant, Sullivan's Island, and Isle of Palms.