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LaughFest’s Milkshake is for Families on Saturday at The BOB [Video]

There are so many events during Gilda's LaughFest this year. 

Yes, so many laughs with all of the top comedians in town.  And, yes, so much fun for the entire family.

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More LaughFest Comedians to Love – Meet Aparna Nancherla

The National Stand-Up Comedy Showcase, a part of LaughFest, is this Friday and Saturday nights at the BOB.  Presented by Gun lake Casino, the showcase features some of the best comedic talent from all across the country.

Today, I'd like you to meet Aparna Nancherla.

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Laptop. Boxes. Mac ‘n’ Cheese. A Unique March Concert at The Block in Muskegon

To percussionist Andrew Spencer, this box of cereal is a musical instrument, seriously.  And, Spencer will prove it.  He will perform music featuring interactive computer programming and compelling percussion sounds for a March performance at The Block in Muskegon.

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New Movies: ’300: Rise of an Empire’ and ‘Mr. Peabody & Sherman’ [Video]

This weekend, we get the sequel to a massive action blockbuster from a few years ago, plus a new animated tale about a boy and his dad, who is a dog.

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Meet Another LaughFest Comedian: Baron Vaughn [Video]

Gilda's Club LaughFest officially begins tonight.  Rosa Parks Circle is the place that organizers are hoping over 1600 people will show up and wear dark glasses to set a world's record for people wearing dark glasses at night.  Goofy? Yes! Funny? Yes! That's LaughFest.

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Grand Rapids Civic Thertre Announces Next Season Line-up

The Grand Rapids Civic Theatre has been operating since 1925. It has been both the anchor of and the gateway to theatre in Grand Rapids for more than 85 years. That tradition continues in full force with the announcement of the 2014/2015 Season Line-up.

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LaughFest Tries for Another World Record

The nation’s first ever community-wide festival of laughter, Gilda’s LaughFest, announced plans to kick off this year’s festival by inviting the community to help set another Guinness World Record on Thursday, March 6, for the most people wearing sunglasses in the dark.

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‘Godzilla’ Trailer: God Help Us All!

We've seen tantalizing glimpses of 'Godzilla' in the previous two teaser trailers, but with the new film set to hit theaters in just over two months, it's time for a full 'Godzilla' trailer and a really good look at the big lizard. That time is now as a new 'Godzilla' trailer has arrived that finally shows us the King of the Monsters in all his massive glory.

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RIP Moviefone! It’s Been Fun [VIDEO]

Moviefone was made famous in the early '90s as a way for people to get movie showtimes over the phone, and was later cemented as a pop culture landmark as the focus of a classic 'Seinfeld' episode (wherein Kramer's phone number is one digit away from the Moviefone number, so he begins to adopt the role of Mr. Moviefone with hilarious results), but as of today, Moviefone is no more. Aol announced that it is shutting down the 777-FILM number and the Moviefone service, prompting many people to wonder aloud, Moviefone was still around?

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Ping Pong at the UICA for LaughFest

Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts (UICA) is partnering with LaughFest to host a ping-pong tournament and drop-in play at UICA’s newly opened Art Commons during the comedy festival benefiting Gilda’s Club Grand Rapids.

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Kids Re-Create Top Oscar Nominated Movies [VIDEO]

This is pretty special, as kids act out the top Oscar nominated movies in "never before seen action." Ha!  These scenes are so much fun.

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NBC’s ‘Anchorman’ Astronaut Comedy ‘Mission Control’ Adds ‘Breaking Bad’s Krysten Ritter

We figured that NBC was blowing a bit of smoke in touting both Will Ferrell and the 'Anchorman' name for its new astronaut comedy pilot 'Mission Control,' but its first major casting is pure crystal. 'Breaking Bad' and 'Don't Trust the B in Apartment 23' star Krysten Ritter will blast off into the leading lady role, but will 'Mission Control' fall apart on the landing pad?

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