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Tonight’s Faith Hope And Love Songs A Tribute To Betty Ford The Mother, The Wife & The Friend

Join me tonight, Sunday evening, 7-9pm EST for Faith Hope and Love Songs on 100.5 The River.  Listen online too! Sunday, I will be honoring Betty Ford in my own little way and with poignant memories shared by her son Steve from the memorial service at Grace Episcopal Church in East Grand Rapids.  Over the past week or so if you've listened to me on the radio you've learned that I have always admired Betty Ford, long before I moved to GR! 

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Steve Ford And His Beautiful Eulogy For His Mom Betty Ford In Grand Rapids

I watched all of yesterday's coverage and my favorite was when Betty Ford's son, Steve Ford spoke.  Steve was the one who got me really choked up.  He spoke from the heart and shared some of his trails with alcoholism too

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Betty Ford Funeral In Grand Rapids Is A Real Celebration Of Her Life!

Isn't it just like Betty Ford to choose a "spiritual" to start off her funeral here in Grand Rapids.  Back in the day before it was politically incorrect to use the term "negro" it was referred to as a "Negro spiritual".  Spirituals are raw, honest, bluesy, transparent, beautiful and real.  Just like Betty Ford!  It's no wonder she chose Done Made My Vow!

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Betty Ford An Independent First Lady [VIDEO]

When it comes to First Lady's Betty Ford stood above the rest.  Yes there were fashionable First Lady's but Betty Ford was that and more.  She was vocal about women's equality, she hinted about their presidential life in the bedroom, she was instumental at saving and changing the lives of alcoholics and  drug abusers, along with the treatment of other multiple addicitons.  But more than that she was a graceful, wise, beautiful human being who did indeed leave the eart a better place simply because she lived. 

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Barack Obama’s Near Adoption Revealed

Sally Jacobs, who is writing a forthcoming biographyof Barack Obama's father entitled, The Other Barack: The Bold and Reckless Life of President Obama's Father, reveals many never before heard revelations. In it, Pres

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President Obama Requests The Services Of Justin Bieber

President Obama received a 1,500 word email from a teen who lost her daddy in the 9-1-1 attacks.  She told the President about how Justin's Never Say Never documentary really helped her get through it all

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Michele Bachmann Officially Announces Presidential Bid

Minnesota Rep. and Tea Party favorite Michele Bachmann officially announced her candidacy for the 2012 presidential election on Monday.

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Journalist Laura Ling, Sister Of Lisa Ling, On Faith Hope And Love Songs Today, Sunday

Laura Ling, the name may sound familiar.  She was the journalist who was taken captive by North Korea a few years ago.  She and Euna Lee stepped into some uncharted territory near North Korea and China

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Bristol Palin Slams McCain Family In New Memoir

Seems the gloves are off between the progeny of former political allies John McCain and Sarah Palin.

While promoting her memoir, ‘Dirty Sexy Politics,’ popular blogger Meghan McCain talked about the Palin family in terms that were a bit less than glowing.

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First Photos Of Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords After The Shooting

She still has the light in her eyes. You can see it in these photos! This is such a miraculous story.  To come back from a point blank gunshot wound to the head this quickly IS nothing short of a miracle.  I can't wait to see what God has planned for Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords.  There is so

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Presidential Candidate Mitt Romney Visits Detroit And Is Greeted By Protestors

Mitt Romney has only been in Michigan for about an hour and already the protesters have surfaced!  Mitt is the son of former Michigan Governor George Romney.  He's shaking hands and kissing babies just like all the other politicians do.

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Dr. Death, Jack Kevorkian Dies Today In A Detroit Area Hospital

Assisted suicide doctor, Jack Kevorkian died early this morning in a Detroit area hospital. He was 83 years old.  Doctor Jack came to national attention after assisting terminally ill people to end their life.  He served close to 8 years in prison for second degree murder.  A movie was

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