How Many Nicknames of U.S. Cities Do You Know?

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    Nicknames of U.S. cities

    (For example: "The Big Apple" and "Gotham." Answer: New York City.)

    1. "Beantown" and "The Cradle of Liberty"

    2. "The Mile High City" and "City of the Plains"

    3. "The Big Orange" and "City of Angels"

    4. "City of Love" and "Baghdad by the Bay"

    5. "The Big Peach" and "A.T.L."

    6. "Magic City" and "Little Cuba"

    7. "Cowtown" and "Windy City"

    8. "Mission City" and "Alamo City"

    9. "City of Lights" and "Sin City"

    10. "The Crescent City" and "The City That Time Forgot"

    11. "The End of the World" and "Anchortown"

    12. "Mistake by the Lake" and "C-Town"

    13. "City of Bridges" and "The 'Burgh"

    14. "Kodak City" and "The Rock"

    15. "Wing Capital of the World" and "The City of Good Neighbors"

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    Taking a stab at this:

     
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    good stab---Kodak city--Rochester, N.Y.
     
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    City of Brotherly Love= Philly. but some call it the City of Brothers. ;)
     
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    Atlanta lost the title? :eek2:
     
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    We can always share.

    Our (black) Mayor was quoted as saying, "The brothers own this town".

    Do your politicians have charming quotes too? :D
     
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    Oh yes.

    A former Mayor, "The city to busy to hate"...

    Even with the crime rate going up...LOL
     
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    That sounds like a good anti-welfare slogan. :cof:
     
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    Nicknames of U.S. cities

    (For example: "The Big Apple" and "Gotham." Answer: New York City.)

    1. "Beantown" and "The Cradle of Liberty"

    2. "The Mile High City" and "City of the Plains" Denver

    3. "The Big Orange" and "City of Angels" Los Angeles

    4. "City of Love" and "Baghdad by the Bay" Basra?

    5. "The Big Peach" and "A.T.L." Atlanta

    6. "Magic City" and "Little Cuba" Miami

    7. "Cowtown" and "Windy City" Chicago

    8. "Mission City" and "Alamo City" Santa Fe?

    9. "City of Lights" and "Sin City" Las Vegas

    10. "The Crescent City" and "The City That Time Forgot" Gettysburg?

    11. "The End of the World" and "Anchortown" Anchorage?

    12. "Mistake by the Lake" and "C-Town" Chicago

    13. "City of Bridges" and "The 'Burgh" Pittsburgh

    14. "Kodak City" and "The Rock" Kodiak

    15. "Wing Capital of the World" and "The City of Good Neighbors" Oshkosh

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    Golden Heart City = Fairbanks.
     

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