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Rush Limbaugh Skewered By Whoopi Goldberg At Laughfest Friday Night In Grand Rapids

Whoopi Goldberg performed at Ford Fieldhouse Friday night!  No big surprise for anyone who watches The View as regularly as I do!  So many time I just want to say to the television, "Tell em Whoop!  What do you really think!"  But being daytime television, I know her hands are tied to a great extent

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Getting to Laughfest Is One Thing, Parking Is Another, Here’s The Secret!

Although the corner at Fulton and Monroe can bit a bit of a problem to navigate it won't hold you up much on your journey downtown to Laughfest.  But parking?  Parking poses a problem during a normal week in downtown Grand Rapids, so with all the Laughfest activities going on, that is where you might run into a bit of a jam

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Here’s EVERYTHING Happening At LAUGHFEST For All 10 Days

I have been getting so many calls when I talk about LAUGHFEST fun on the radio I decided to hunt the info down for you and post it right here on The River's website!  Bookmark it and you can go to it whenever you have some time and want to get in on any Laughfest fun!

Everybody knows about the comediennes coming to Grand Rapids to perform but there are tons of other things to do too!  Restaurants, museums, and even the shopping areas are involved in Laughfest.  Some places are mixing art with the laugh

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Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images
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Saturday Night LIVE’s Martin Short Performs March 17th At Laughfest 2012!

Sure I remember Martin Short for all the voices he did, and the Second City Comedy Troupe, and Saturday Night Live.  I remember Martin Short mostly for doing a great Katherine Hepburn impersonation!    You may remember him most for his character Ed Grimley and those really high pants

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LAUGHFEST App Can Help You Get Your Laugh On!

I was on WZZM13's website this morning and saw the coolest thing!  By now you know Grand Rapids will be laughing and everyone's blood pressure will be a little lower, come Thursday!  The opening ceremonies for Laughfest will officially begin Thursday evening, Rosa Parks Circle around 5:45

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Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images
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LAUGHFEST Tickets Still Available For Whoopi Goldberg Show

Whoopi is one of the elite few who has won a Grammy, Academy Award, Golden Globe, Emmy and Tony.  WOW!  And she is going to be right here in Grand Rapids, March 9th at the GRCC Ford Fieldhouse.

I missed Whoopi this past week on The View when she was guesting on Patricia Heaton's show "The Middle"

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Sunday Morning Townsquare, February 26 2012

Welcome to Paul Jendrasiak, the new host of “Sunday Morning Townsquare!”

On Feburary 26th, Paul spoke with:

  • Bing Goei (Eastern Floral), Brian Cousins (Wolverine Store) and Abbey Fowler (6.25 Pape
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Laughfest Adds A “Seriously Funny Adventure Challenge”

Whoopi Goldberg is one of the headliners here at this year's Laughfest.  She's the main one I want to see this year.  It's difficult to top Betty White but Whoopi is a hoot!

This year as Laughfest attempts to become bigger and better they have just added a couple new features

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Gilda's Club LaughFest
Gilda's Club LaughFest
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Gilda’s Club Announces LaughFest Lineup

Gilda's Club of Grand Rapids announced their 2012 lineup for LaughFest and it's a big one running March 8 - 18, 2012!

After a record breaking inaugural year you'd think it would be hard to top Betty White, Bill Cosby and the like

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Win This Autographed Betty White Bar Stool
Win This Autographed Betty White Bar Stool
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Celebrity Autographed Items From Laughfest For Sale On Ebay

Laughfest has left the building but it lives on on eBay.  If you want to bid on some memorabilia from Laughest like autographed Grand Rapids Chair Bar Stools, Celebrity Signed Smiley Faces from Betty White, Bill Cosby, Margaret Cho and so many of the  others

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Photo Courtesy of Grand Rapids Press File Photo/mLive.com
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Buy A Piece Of LAUGHFEST On Ebay

Well, Laughfest may have come and gone for us here in Grand Rapids; but it lives on on eBay.  It's all to raise money for Gilda's Club and it begins tomorrow, on Wednesday, March 30th. 

Get items autographed by comedians Betty White, Bill Cosby and many of the others that joined us for Laughfest  Sixty nine items in

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Photo by Brad Barket/Getty Images
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Jerry Seinfeld LIVE Coming To Grand Rapids!

Just saw a commercial for this!  Jerry Seinfeld LIVE is coming to DeVos Performance Hall June 9th, 7pm.  Tickets go on sale Friday at 10am, at DeVos Place, VanAndel Arena Box Offices, All Ticketmaster Outlets, by phone and online

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