Berzerkley

Berserkley [bur·zerk·lee] *also var., Berserkly n. a play on the word berserk that is pejorative slang for both the City of Berkeley, CA and the University of California at Berkeley. Infamous for its prominent counter-culture during eras like the 60s, the city, and in turn the University located there, became known as "wild and crazy" places in popular culture, epitomizing Hippies and what is known as "California weirdness." *note: The term has been reclaimed by some, with many residents owning it as a badge of honor, iconoclastic and proud of it. {berserk/er, a term originating from Norwegian, which has come to mean "crazy" or in verb form "to go crazy," after some Vikings, called berserkers, who became so whipped up on adrenaline they would fight in a maniacal daze, only stopped by death}

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