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fat city

Also, Fat City. A condition or circumstance marked by considerable prosperity or having a superior advantage. For example, With that new job she'll be in fat city. [Slang; 1960s] Also see easy street.
See also: city, fat

fat city

1. n. a state of wealth and comfort; easy street. She’s living in fat city ever since she inherited her fortune.
2. n. fatness (expressed as a place). I’ve had it with fat city. I’m going on a diet.
See also: city, fat
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The evening was capped off with dancing to the sounds of The Fat City Band.
3, Rio Ferdinand: Rock and roll he is not, but the Manchester United defender is sufficiently inspired by music to have set up his own record label, Fat City.
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With much of the original, high-carbonated Pepsi Generation now graying and favoring low-carbs over low-cal, the explosion of carbohydrate-reduced food products in Fat City has reached epidemic, though unfortunately not necessarily Epicurean, proportions.
Fat City Recordings will be in the Bar with Andy Votel, Darren Law plus Matt Triggs and The Nextmen with a soundtrack of hip hop, soul and bloc party beats.
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Art Aragon, ironically, finished up playing the part of a trainer in the 1972 John Huston movie Fat City.
There is an interesting essay on nicknames, starting with Hogtown (Toronto) and including Gateway to the North (Edmonton), Cowtown (Calgary), and Fat City (Ottawa).
Votel is back in town for another far out mix of off the wall beats supporting the release of the superb compilation "Finderskeepers" issued on Fat City last month.
But, nonetheless, anybody who owned it for three years is still in Fat City.
She also took some inspiration from classic boxing films such as Raging Bull and Fat City.
If you had everything lubrication-free, you'd be in Fat City.
Once you go beyond tomato-based sauces, it's fat city.