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Can you name the things in or from Pittsburgh?

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

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