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State Street, Black Mountain, NC

For a town of 7,511 people (not including summer residents and tourists), Black Mountain, NC has a lot of slang. Click to learn about opossums, winter camping, and bluegrass jams at the Town Pump in these pictures taken from local flyers, signs, menus and bumper stickers.

bring home the bacon

we be jammin'

leave you hanging

the wild side

smoke grass

take a whiz

pickin' and grinnin'

not for wimps

high on support

hit the deck

crime bites

take a hike

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