Gotta start blogging again so I’ll get back to posting inane questions first, it’s the easiest part :)
Toronto = T.O., The T dot.
Vancouver = ‘Couver, The Couv.
New-York = NY, The Big Apple, Gotham
San-Francisco = Sanfran, Frisco (they don’t like one of those but I can’t remember which!)
Philadelphia = Philly
Detroit = Motor City
New-Orleans = ‘norlans (that’s just pronunciation though), The Big Easy
And Montréal = ??