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What Is Michigan’s Stupidest Landmark? [Video]

In Indiana, it’s the World’s Biggest Crapper! In Missouri, it’s the Fudge Factory in Uranus! And Kentucky has Big Bone Lick State Park! But what is Michigan's Stupidest Landmark?

Well, according to Mandatory.com, it's a place I've never heard of before, but now I really want to go there.

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Grand Rapids Ghost Tours Are Up And Running [Video]

Grand Rapids has a rich history, and much of it is still here roaming around aimlessly, if you believe local ghost hunters.

Rumors and legends about ghosts haunting such local landmarks as the Amway Grand, the Heritage Hill houses and the infamous Hell's Bridge have persisted through the years, and are all now a part of a GR Ghost Tour that sets off twice a month from Veteran's Memorial Park, 101 S. Fulton Street.

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Using Dumpster As a Pool Is a Big No-No in One City

This idea may have been a little bit poolish.

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Category: Photos, Weird News
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There’s a Scary Clown Menacingly Roaming Around a US City

Clowns, like the thought of another season of Keeping Up With the Kardashians, are one of those things that can scare the bejesus out of people.

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Category: Photos, Weird News
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Why Does ‘Grand Rapids’ Show Up In Serbian On Weather Underground?

When you go to the Weather Underground site to check out the weather in Grand Rapids, the city's name shows up in Cyrillic, an alphabet used in Russia and Serbia.

Weird, to be sure, but why?

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Squirrel Cooking Fire Could Cost Woman Two Million Dollars

A Holland woman who's boyfriend started a huge apartment fire in his attempts to burn off the fur of a squirrel he intended on eating, is on the hook for some of the costs incurred by the fire.

And no, I didn't make that up.

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Meet the Men Who Dress and Live Like Dogs

Man's best friend could very well just be man.

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Close Up Of An Adult Female Deer Tick Dog Tick And A Lone Star Tick Are Shown June 15
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The Lone Star Tick Is Moving Into Michigan

Why is this tick such a pest? It appears to cause a meat allergy in some of the people it uses as a host. The lone star tick is easy to identify, as it has a white spot on its back.

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produceboy71 via eBay
produceboy71 via eBay
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Buy a Michigan-Shaped Morel Mushroom on eBay for $10K

Morel season is underway and the mushroom is a big part of Michigan. So big that a Manistee Man is selling one on eBay for $10,000!!

Why so much...

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Duck Makes Her Annual Trip to Michigan Elementary School [Video]

Vanessa has returned to Village Elementary School in Hartland, Michigan for the past 13 years. Vanessa isn't a kid or even a teacher,she's a duck.

The mallard has been laying her eggs in the school's enclosed courtyard for over a decade then once they hatch, she leads them down a hallway and to a nearby pond

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Traditional Means Still Used For Making Maple Syrup
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Five Out-Of-The-Ordinary Michigan Food Festivals

Here are five Michigan festivals involving food. Some of them are a little... strange.

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Watch a Giant Sinkhole Form Before Your Disbelieving Eyes

Open up and say, “Ahhh.” Sure, it’s a way get kids to eat, but it can also be something the ground beneath you could do.

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Category: Weird News

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