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14th Mar '16 5:42:51 PM Prfnoff
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* The four main girls of ''IchigoOneHundredPercent'' are named after the four cardinal directions: Toujou Aya (''tou''=East), Kitaouji Satsuki (''kita''=North), Nishino Tsukasa (''nishi''=West), and Minamoto Yui (''minami''=South). And, of course, the main character, Manaka Junpei (''naka''=middle).

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* The four main girls of ''IchigoOneHundredPercent'' ''Manga/StrawberryOneHundredPercent'' are named after the four cardinal directions: Toujou Aya (''tou''=East), Kitaouji Satsuki (''kita''=North), Nishino Tsukasa (''nishi''=West), and Minamoto Yui (''minami''=South). And, of course, the main character, Manaka Junpei (''naka''=middle).



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16th Feb '16 9:41:55 PM IndirectActiveTransport
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* Ring Of Honor's first top prospect winner Mike Bennett uses an Anaconda Vice called "Go back to Japan." (the move was innovated by Hiroyoshi Tenzan, a Japanese man)
16th Feb '16 9:40:31 PM IndirectActiveTransport
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* Wrestling/EddieGuerrero has a leg submission he calls "the lasso from El Paso".
16th Feb '16 9:37:42 PM IndirectActiveTransport
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* "Beautiful" Bobby Eaton named his top-rope legdrop the "Alabama Jam." When he was teaming with [[Wrestling/WilliamRegal Lord Steven Regal]] in the [=Bluebloods=] as Earl Robert Eaton, he renamed it the "[[UsefulNotes/BritishTouristAttractions Tower of London."]]
** When Brian Christopher (Wrestling/JerryLawler's son) did the move, he called it the Tennessee Jam.
* Wrestling/{{WWE}} Superstar Wrestling/ReyMysterioJr's trademark moves are called "West Coast Pop", obviously named from West Coast of the United States, and "619", which is the area code of San Diego, California (Also, part of the west coast by the way), his hometown.
* Wrestling/RingOfHonor's "The Panama City Playboy" Adam Cole calls his [[SuplexFinisher German Suplex]] "Florida Keys."

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* [[Wrestling/TheMidnightExpress "Beautiful" Bobby Eaton Eaton]] named his top-rope legdrop the "Alabama Jam." When he was teaming with [[Wrestling/WilliamRegal Lord Steven Regal]] in the [=Bluebloods=] as Earl Robert Eaton, he renamed it the "[[UsefulNotes/BritishTouristAttractions Tower of London."]]
** When Brian Christopher (Wrestling/JerryLawler's son) did the move, he called it the Tennessee Jam.
* Wrestling/{{WWE}} Superstar Wrestling/ReyMysterioJr's trademark moves are called "West Coast Pop", obviously named from West Coast of
Jam. Wrestling/ChrisCandido and Wrestling/BallsMahoney call it the United States, and "619", which is the area code of San Diego, California (Also, part of the west coast by the way), his hometown.
* Wrestling/RingOfHonor's "The Panama City Playboy" Adam Cole calls his [[SuplexFinisher German Suplex]] "Florida Keys."
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* Magnum Tokyo called his Diving Crossbody "Air Tokyo."


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* Magnum Tokyo called his Diving Crossbody "Air Tokyo."
* Wrestling/CMPunk has a double under hook back breaker he calls "Welcome to Chicago motherfucker."
* Wrestling/{{WWE}} Superstar Wrestling/ReyMysterioJr's trademark moves are called "West Coast Pop", obviously named from West Coast of the United States, and "619", which is the area code of San Diego, California (Also, part of the west coast by the way), his hometown.
* Wrestling/RingOfHonor's "The Panama City Playboy" Adam Cole calls his [[SuplexFinisher German Suplex]] "Florida Keys."
2nd Feb '16 8:06:24 AM Prfnoff
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*** In UsefulNotes/{{Chicago}}'s River North neighborhood, streets running east to west are named after Midwestern states or Great Lakes. Here again the pattern is slightly obscured by renaming: Hubbard Street and Grand Avenue were formerly Michigan Street and Indiana Street, though this also avoids confusion with the major thoroughfare of Michigan Avenue and its South Side neighbor Indiana Avenue.
29th Jan '16 7:54:58 AM igordebraga
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** Brazil also has this trend. [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Avenida_Brasil Brasil Avenue]] is common, and all sorts of regions are used to name streets: states (Minas Gerais, Paraná, Bahia), cities (Belo Horizonte, Curitiba) - SaoPaulo and Rio de Janeiro apply for both - or even foreign places (along with neighborhoods where all streets are named after foreign countries\cities, São Paulo has a neighborhood named [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brooklin_Novo Brooklin]]).
24th Jan '16 11:13:10 AM nombretomado
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** Similarly, [[SuitePrettyCure Hibiki and Kanade's]] last names have the characters for, respectively, "North" (''Hou''jou) and "South" (''Minami''no), reflecting their conflicting personalities. Meanwhile, two supporting characters named Waon and Seika have "West" and "East" respectively (''Nishi''jima and ''Higashi''yama).

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** Similarly, [[SuitePrettyCure [[Anime/SuitePrettyCure Hibiki and Kanade's]] last names have the characters for, respectively, "North" (''Hou''jou) and "South" (''Minami''no), reflecting their conflicting personalities. Meanwhile, two supporting characters named Waon and Seika have "West" and "East" respectively (''Nishi''jima and ''Higashi''yama).
21st Jan '16 6:36:25 PM nombretomado
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* Allen Paulson, late CEO of private jet manufacturer Gulfstream Aerospace, aviation entrepreneur, and [[HorseRacing Thoroughbred breeder]], named many of his racehorses after aviation checkpoints, with the most notable being Azeri and Cigar.

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* Allen Paulson, late CEO of private jet manufacturer Gulfstream Aerospace, aviation entrepreneur, and [[HorseRacing [[UsefulNotes/HorseRacing Thoroughbred breeder]], named many of his racehorses after aviation checkpoints, with the most notable being Azeri and Cigar.
5th Jan '16 5:23:34 PM Prfnoff
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*** Santa Monica's avenues were once all named after states, though Utah Avenue later became Broadway and Pennsylvania, Oregon and Nevada Avenues were absorbed into Olympic, Santa Monica and Wilshire Boulevards.

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*** In Santa Monica's Monica, the avenues running perpendicular to the sea were once all named after states, though Utah Avenue later became Broadway and Pennsylvania, Oregon and Nevada Avenues were absorbed into Olympic, Santa Monica and Wilshire Boulevards.Boulevards. The adjoining UsefulNotes/LosAngeles neighborhood of Sawtelle uses a similar but entirely inconsistent scheme of avenues named after states.
5th Jan '16 5:10:41 PM Prfnoff
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*** Santa Monica's avenues were once all named after states, though Utah Avenue later became Broadway and Pennsylvania, Oregon and Nevada Avenues were absorbed into Olympic, Santa Monica and Wilshire Boulevards.
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