Pittsburgh Culture

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Can you name the things in or from Pittsburgh?

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Chocolate-coated ice cream squares made famous by Isaly’s
Whether it’s north, east, or west, it’s not called a highway
TV show that airs B movies and organizes the annual Zombie Fest
We have more of these than Venice, Italy!
Company most famous for its ketchup
Gyro shop with 2 locations, Downtown and South Side
Our NHL team; 2008-2009 Stanley Cup Champions
Recently retired venue for concerts, sports, and other major events
Colorful method of navigating the city, using purple through red
Greenhouse complex of indoor and outdoor gardens
Our NFL team; first to win 6 Super Bowls
Permanent exhibition of a local contemporary artist’s works
Where our NFL team plays
The only intact remnant of this wartime structure is “The Blockhouse”
First radio station in the United States/TV Channel 2
Park within the Golden Triangle
Large park featuring hiking trails, an ice rink, and the annual Race for the Cure
Area where one would go to see the skyline
Venue for ballet, opera, musical, and other stage performances
Arena for Pitt Panthers basketball and other major functions
Navigate the area using the number/letter combination on this public vehicle (nickname)
Public transportation formally known as Pittsburgh Light Rail
Family amusement park
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Oldest and steepest method to travel between Downtown and Mt. Washington
Location of the IMAX and USS Requin
Our MLB team; winner of 5 World Series (just not since 1979...)
TV PBS station or classical music radio station, 89.3 FM
Home of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra (PSO)
Most of us have been on one of these for either prom or a trip to Oglebay
Factories that Pittsburgh is still known for
“Almost Famous” restaurant with 15 locations in the city/suburbs (and 2 in Florida)
Largest daily newspaper in the metropolitan area
Largest employer in the area
Game necessity promoted by Myron Cope
Classic rock radio station, 102.5 FM
Alternative radio station, 105.9 FM
Thinly sliced meat made famous by Isaly’s
'The Place for Smiles'
Second largest daily newspaper in the metropolitan area
Tallest building in the city at 841 ft.
Glass building complex featuring a Christmas tree and ice rink during the winter
Beer brewed in Lawrenceville, up until recently
Place where you can see Ancient Egypt and a T. rex in a Christmas hat
Chain known for cinnamon ice cream and Frownies
Where our MLB team plays

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Created Dec 5, 2009ReportNominate
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