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Shaggy the Dog Equals Freedom! [Video]

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96 Percent of Americans Knowingly Burn Their Mouth on Hot Food or Drink

I enjoy good coffee, but I don't enjoy waiting for it to cool. Most fresh coffee is too hot for me, but as much as I'd like to drink it I choose to wait.

A new survey suggests that I am in the minority and most Americans enjoy pain.

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Grand Rapids Father, Son Reunited After Finding Letter Hidden by Late Wife [Video]

An elderly West Michigan man recently got a real shock when he found out that he had a 61-year-old son, despite trying unsuccessfully to have children with his wife throughout their marriage.

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Houston Man’s iPad Stolen, Thieves Upload Selfies and Videos of Themselves [Video]

Ah, technology. With the advances over the years, it's pretty hard to stay anonymous.

Take, for instance, this pair of apparent iPad thieves in suburban Houston.

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Pizza Delivery Guy Harassed by Used Car Dealership Employees, Public Responds [Video]

It is not certain why this used car dealership's employees in Massachusetts decided to give this pizza delivery guy a hard time, but it really backfired on them.

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Gaston Duped By 11-Year-Old in Arm Wrestling Contest [Video]

In the latest Gaton-themed video to hit the internet, the actor arm wrestles with an 11-year-old girl

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Photo Courtesy of the Roscommon Sheriff's Department
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Van Hits Semi, is Dragged 16 Miles in Northern Michigan

Four people were, thankfully, not seriously injured after their minivan rear-ended a semi truck and was dragged 16 miles in Northern Michigan Wednesday morning. The crash occurred around 2 a.m. Wednesday on northbound I-75.

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Upper Peninsula Town To Ring in The New Year With ‘Pasty Drop’

New York City has the ball drop on New Year's Eve, but it has nothing on Escanaba's new New Year's tradition - the pasty drop. 

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2014′s Best Viral Videos Are Magic

If this is your first time tooling around on the Internet in 2014, you've got a lot to catch up on. It's been an entertaining year in cyberland.

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Category: Animals, Humor, Weird News
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The Grinch Tries Yoga [Video]

I saw this video floating around today and got a good laugh. 

The yoga instructor says: "All of the sounds that are trapped in your mind ... " just before the Grinch ... .

Well, just watch as the Grinch tries doing yoga!

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Three Oaks Model Rocketry Club Converts Porta-Potty Into Rocket [Video]

Sometimes it's just cool to blow things up. And it's even cooler to launch things into space.

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These Are Not Your Dad’s Versions of ‘Jingle Bells’ [Video]

We've been playing Christmas music on Greatest Hits 98.7 WFGR's sister station, 100.5 The River, since Nov. 2.

In addition to my gig as mid-day host on 98.7 WFGR, I am also our operations manager. Part of my job is helping schedule the music for WFGR and 100.5 The River.

So, yes, I have gotten to know my Christmas songs well, very well. And I can tell you this: A couple of new videos of "Jingle Bells" renditions are definitely not your dad's version of the holiday classic.

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