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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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Bassett Street came within a vote of being renamed Ho Chi Minh Trail in the early 1970's as a protest against the Viet Nam War.

A local reference to a messy section of merges and interchanges on I-240 & 55 where a relatively high proportion of accidents occur as a result of the confused roadways.

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.

Vacuum cleaner.

A nickname for St. Louis, originating in the Native American burial mounds that were once common to the city.