20. Summer Ave is the best street
Drive down Summer Ave once and you'll understand locals' enthusiasm. You can find 24hr pancake houses, taquerías, Mediterranean markets, dim sum, heladerías, a Chinese restaurant that serves the best sub sandwiches in the Southeast US, a putt-putt course, thrift shops, a working drive-in theatre, and a barbecue joint called "Elwood's Shack" in a literal shack in a Lowe's parking lot.
21. We think the Pyramid is weird too
Memphis was also the name of an ancient Egyptian city, sure, but that doesn't mean we needed to build a giant glass pyramid here. But no matter, it's here and we've accepted it as a lovable part of our skyline and river view. Now it's going to be a Bass Pro Shop, which we don't understand it any more than you do, but most of us are looking forward to it.
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