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Tortoise Catches American Football Frenzy

 

There are so many cute pet videos and stories.  Cats, dogs, lizards, performing for their owners.  We all love it and ooh and ahh over their cuteness.

So, what about a turtle?  No, really, a pet turtle, or tortoise.

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This Puts A Whole New Spin On The Man Cave

Traditionally a man cave has been a guy's place to get away and unwind.  A place to get in touch with his manliness, his inner cave man.  For some guys a man cave may be his garage where he can work on cars and be alone with his own thoughts.  A place to lis

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Soul Train Creator Don Cornelius Has Died [video]

Don Cornelius changed the way the world saw R & B/Urban dance and music.  He was a vision changer!   Don Cornelius was found dead, early this morning in his home after police responded to a gun shot.

Growing up in De

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Watch the Dancing Traffic Cop Work it!

When you come to an event downtown at the VanAndel Arena, DeVos Place or DeVos Performance Hall, there are a lot of people, right?  And, with a lot of people comes a lot of traffic.

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Physisist Dr. Stephen Hawking Says Women Mystify Him The Most

I love this story!  Stephen Hawking may be a physicist who thinks about how the universe came to be from "nothingness",  he contemplates living with this degenerative disease of his for a number of years

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More Men Are Landing More New Jobs Than Women

If you're a woman this should come as no surprise to you!  Men are getting more than two thirds of the jobs as our economy enters into the recovery stages.  One reason for this might be that many men are showing up in jobs that were predominatly female dominated, retail being one of them. 

Although economists say our economy is in the recovery stages there are still 4.5 ti

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Pearl Harbor Day Today! Virgil Westdale, Remembers Returning Home From WWII

You know, I happen to be one of those people who loves to sit around talking to senior citizens.  I just think you can learn so much from them.  They enjoy sharing their life stories, lessons they have learned along the way and past memories

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High School Student Creates A Particle That Could Revolutionize Cancer Treatments

I love this hope filled story!

A 17 year old high school student has developed a particle that could literally  change how cancer treatments are administered.  She compares it to Swiss Army Knife precision. Angela Zhang, from California, is only 17 years old but has already taken top honors at the Siemens Foundation's annual high school science competition.   Her prize?  A $100,000 dollar scholarship!  By the way, Angela was the only female finalist in the Siemens competition too!

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Murder Suspect Joran van der Sloot Files 10 Million Dollar Lawsuit Against Victim’s Dad

Just the face of this guy makes me sick.  The arrogance, cockiness, and his sense of entitlement is unreal.  Doesn't this look like he just wants to be in the media again.  He wants more attention.  It is being covered in the news because other people are affected in this story

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The Winter Blues Don’t Have To Get You Down

I did a story on the Morning Show this morning about "winter blues."  That's because, here in West Michigan, we have very little sunshine during the late-fall and winter months.  A lack of sunshine can really be depressing.  Some suffer so severely that they're diagnosed with a disorder called SAD, (Seasonal Affective Disorder) and it can be debilitating.

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Are You Ready To Junk Your Blackberry?

Do you own a BlackBerry?   My wife does.  Are you frustrated with the service, or, non-service?   My wife is. If the answer is ‘yes’ to the above, you can yell with my wife.   But, please don’t yell at me.  I can’t make your phone work.  Famous line in my house…’well, do something’!

Okay, Blackberry services are coming back to life across the world after the three-day outage that interrupted email messages and Internet services for millions of customers.

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Paul McCartney Marries Nancy Shevell

Legendary music star Paul McCartney and American businesswoman Nancy Shevell swapped vows in a civil ceremony on Sunday. The marriage took place at Old Marylebone Town Hall in London, where McCartney married his first wife, the late Linda McCartney, in 1969.

The erstwhile Beatle, 69, donned a

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