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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 baked casserole dish that is commonly eaten in Minnesota homes. Popular varieties include Tator Tot hotdish, Party Potatoes (aka Funeral Potatoes), Green Bean casserole and Wild Rice casserole. Many of these are cooked with Campbell's Soup such as Cream of Chicken.

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...

The old name for Albuquerque. The first 'r' was removed back in the 19th Century after Anglos had a hard time with the original Spanish pronunciation.

1. An adjective used to describe something that is Wisconsin-like, or a noun that simply means Wisconsinite. Wisconsinites are often called "Sconnies" outside of the state. The word is now gaining traction within Wisconsin as well, largely the result of the company "Sconnie Nation" that was founded by two UW-Madison students in their Lakeshore dorm room.

2. I beg to differ: my friends and I were using the term "Sconnie" during college in Madison in the 80's. I first heard it from a good friend who hailed from Oshkosh. He now lives in Seattle, and we bought some of the original Sconnie Nation sweatshirts several years ago and had a reunion, specifically to mourn the fact the WE didn't copyright the term. The Sconnie Nation owners can confirm this.

3. Although many naysayers are correct in saying that "Sconnie" is not a term often used by real Wisconsinites, it is certainly a legitimate term, as it is used in other states in reference to Wisconsinites. In Michigan, a Sconnie is someone from Wisconsin.

4. A bogus term made up to sell t-shirts. True Wisconsinites will confirm that no one from Wisconsin uses this term to refer to each other.

Hamburger meat/ground beef