noun. A colloquialism for Poughkeepsie. Uh-oh. Where's the goddamn fact-checker?
Real citation: "Back to Minneapolis-stan. Regular duty. Here are some pics from for the memory bank."
(Jack Stack, Aug. 10, 2008, private email)
Made-up citation: "I like the land of Minneapolis-stan. It's a thriving city, unlike some leprous, rotting, zombified urban corpses I won't name and certainly don't hail from originally. *coughcoughBuffalocough*"