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This Video Suggests Daniel is the Real Bad Guy in ‘The Karate Kid’

The original The Karate Kid is one of those seemingly untouchable slices of ‘80s nostalgia. Everyone above a certain age has a soft spot for it. It has effortlessly merged with general pop culture, with characters like Mr. Miyagi and lines like “Wax on, wax off” existing outside of the film that created them. It’s a touchstone … but what if it’s a touchstone that we have been misunderstanding for the past 31 years? What if Ralph Macchio’s Daniel isn’t the hero of the film, but actually – dun dun DUN – the real bad guy?

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Stephen Colbert Sets Scarlett Johansson, Amy Schumer and More for First ‘Late Show’ Week

We’re closer than ever to Stephen Colbert’s Late Show debut on September 8, and while George Clooney’s guest appearance gave a marquee head start, the full guest list for Colbert’s full week offers a much clearer view of the new series. Everyone from Jeb Bush to Elon Musk and Amy Schumer will fill out the ranks, with musical guests on deck as well.

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Camp Hatchet Set to Re-Open for Horror Camping Event

It was the setting for a string of mysterious disappearances 24 years ago, now new owners are looking to capitalize on the notorious legend of Camp Hatchet with a horror-themed camping event Saturday, September 12th.

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New Movies Include ‘American Ultra’ and ‘She’s Funny That Way’ [Video]

The End of the Tour opens locally this weekend.

Other new movies releases include films starring Kristen Stewart, Chris Evans, Owen Wilson, Lily Tomlin and more.

View full trailers and Grand Rapids showtimes.

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Adopt Nena From Crash’s Landing

Crash's Landing's Nena is barely over one year old, but she has a strong personality. That strong personality helped her survive winter on her own. Now she needs a home.

Please adopt Nena.

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ArtPrize Holds Volunteer Kick Off Party [Photos]

ArtPrize staff and volunteers celebrated the 2015 ArtPrize Volunteer Kick Off Party tonight at New Vintage Place in Grand Rapids.

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Michigan Legislators Look to Repeal Laws About Swearing & More

There are quite a few redundant, outdated, and antiquated laws on the books that police departments don't enforce that lawmakers want to get rid of them entirely. Get your f-bombs ready.

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Awkward Celebrity Interview Supercut May Cause Cringing [NSFW VIDEO]

Celebrities do countless interviews for all sorts of reasons, but sometimes these Q&A sessions don't go according to plan.

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Widower Honors Wife Who Died of Cancer With 4 Miles of Sunflowers

The love this husband has for his late wife continues to bloom.

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Go Back to the Beginning With the Top Five Movie Reboots of All-Time

In the tradition of ScreenCrush series like You Think You Know Movies, You Think You Know TV, and Post Credits comes a brand new YouTube series: Top Five! Each week (or so; we’ve got a lot of other stuff going on), ScreenCrush editor and critic Matt Singer will count down a particular topic from the world of movies (and probably write these introductory posts in the third person).

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Bear Soaks Up Summer By Cooling Off in Family’s Pool and Hot Tub

There's nothing like a nice refreshing dip in the pool, right?

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Former Lions’ QB Erik Kramer Survives Gun Shot in Suicide Attempt

According to law enforcement sources and his former wife, former Lions' quarterback Erik Kramer shot himself on Tuesday night in an attempt to take his own life. 

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