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  1. Madtown
  2. Mad town
  3. People's Republic of Madison
  4. People's Republic of run by a right-wing despot
  5. Fitzwalkerstan
  6. 85 square miles surrounded by ... reality.
  7. Home of the Imperial Walker
  8. 77 square miles surrounded by realty
  9. People's Republic of Madison
  10. Home of the Imperial Walker
  11. People's Repuplic of Walker
  12. Solidarity Central
  13. Walkergrad
  14. People's Republic of Madison
  15. We're all mad here!
  16. People's Republic of Madison
  17. We're all Mad here.
  18. People's Republic of Madison
  19. People's Republic of Madison
  20. One night I spent a month in Madison
  21. People's Republic of Madison
  22. Great drinking town with a college problem
  23. Go. Big. Red.
  24. People's Republic of Madison
  25. You're Among Friends
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Past Words of the Day
This is August 15 and a few days on either side. When all the leases in the central city turn over at the same time, many students and other renters leave vast piles of unwanted belongings on the curb as they change apartments. These items are often taken home by others as the population garbage picks the piles. When someone asks where you got an item, you reply "Hippie Christmas."

Slugging is a form of hitchhiking in DC that benefits both the hitchhiker and the driver. The driver can use the much faster HOV lane after taking on a passenger.

(noun) Common term for hamburger in much of Maine, especially when used as an ingredient or topping (as in hamburg pizza).

1. Town square in the Treme neighborhood where slaves used to meet on Sundays to dance.

2. Sunday was the slave's day off. They would meet at "Place de Negres," which is now called Congo Square. Treme is the cradle of African American music in the New Orleans area, and Congo Square is ground zero.

Nickname for Portland because of all the rainfall it receives. Puddletown has made its way into popular PDX culture, as it's commonly affixed to names of businesses, sports teams, et al.