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Strange Secretary of State Video Getting Trolled Online [Video]

The Michigan Secretary of State's office unveiled a new video to highlight its ExpressSoS services at the International Auto Show in Detroit.

It features a Kangaroo and Secretary of State Ruth Johnson and looks like it was produced by a class of seventh graders. Needless to say, the internet has not been kind to it.

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Rare Spinning Ice Circles Found Floating In Michigan Rivers [Video]

According to Wikipedia, the phenomenon of perfect spinning ice circles in winter rivers is rare, which means the two documented on social media in Michigan rivers recently is pretty exceptional.

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Hell, Michigan Celebrates 6/6/06
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California Man Wants To Buy Hell, Michigan

A man from Oakland, California has set up a GoFundMe page in an effort to purchase the Michigan town of Hell. The town has been on the market for years.

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Michigan Mom Looks To Remove Candy At Meijer Checkouts

Can you imagine not having candy or tabloids in the checkout line anymore? If one Michigan mom gets her way, Meijer will have to make some adjustments.

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Snow And High Winds Hit The UK
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Christmas Means Great Surfing In Grand Haven [Video]

The Rock Pile Gang, so named for the piles of rocks that line the Grand Haven Pier, have been winter surfers along Lake Michigan for years. So when the wind kicked up the surf and kicked down the wind chill, these brave souls jumped in the water to surf.

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St. Joe Lighthouse Looks Like The Castle From ‘Frozen’ After Frigid Weekend [Video]

A couple of videographers caught footage of the frozen lighthouse at the harbor in St. Joseph, where the north winds were particularly cruel this weekend.

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A Grand Rapids Public Access TV Santa Takes Live Phone Calls, Kids Get Treated To Sassy Elves [Video]

There was a time in Grand Rapids when the Public Access TV channel was weird and wonderful.

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Grand Rapids – One of the Top 30 Most Sinful Cities in America … Neat?

While we have nothing on Las Vegas (obviously), Grand Rapids ranks pretty high in 3 of the 7 'deadly sins'.

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MAC Championship - Western Michigan v Ohio
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WMU Now Has A Scented Candle To Celebrate Its Undefeated Season

After WMU's stellar year on the football field there was really only one more thing they needed - their own scented candle.

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Store Bought Cookie Life Hack

Sometimes you want a fresh baked cookie, but you don't want to actually bake one. Here's how to get the straight out of the oven texture from a store bought cookie.

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WMU Fans Wonder: ‘Why Does College Football Bowl Selection Have To Be So Complicated?’

Western Michigan could be 13-0 after this weekend's MAC championship game and Navy could be 10-2 if they win the AAC. Both are in contention to go to the Cotton Bowl.

So why not just have them play each other in the Cotton Bowl and settle the issue on the field?

Because College Football has made itself WAY too complex.

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Holly Jolly 2000 Mothers Awards
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5 Unusual Holidays to Celebrate in December

These holidays should be celebrated by everyone who calls Michigan home!

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