Seattle needs a new nickname, but please no Silicon!
part of some false hope that a nickname would in some way help bring prestige, jobs and wealth. Names such as Silicon Alley (New York); Silicon Hills (Austin) and even the Silicon Prairie (Omaha, Des Moines, Kansas City) popped up. I was always proud of ...
Whether you're planning a vacation to Austin, Texas in the near future or you're ... names of organizations and businesses alike. Though not slang, the term derives from a once commonly used nickname for Austin, the "City of the Violet Crown."
Middle school eye injury had Isaiah Austin thinking he wouldn't be able to play basketball, now he has Baylor in Sweet 16
“My six-year-old Peyton looks up to him because both of them have glasses,” said Drew, who calls Austin by his nickname Zeke. “He’s a big kid … I think he’s played harder, tried to do more and be a better role model for those kids because he’ ...
Austin Rivers picks a nickname -- his own
Austin Rivers was one of the top high school basketball players in the country last season, and his skills on the court could make him the No. 1 pick in next year's NBA Draft. But the son of Celtics coach Doc Rivers raised eyebrows this week when he ...
The Definitive Guide to Fan Base Nicknames: Beliebers, Directioners, Swifties + More
calling themselves by the buzzworthy nickname Bey Hive, with the ‘Drunk in Love’ singer front and center as Queen Bey. And just in case you’re over the “bee” puns, we also think that the term sounds a little like the Austin Powers-esque “Oh ...