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Hi, It’s Craig Russell, host of The Afternoon Hustle here on Classic Hits 98.7 WFGR! I have worked in places all over Michigan, but that’s not important. I’m here in West Michigan now, eatin' Fred's Pizza (yum!) buying my milk at Meijer, and playing Classic Hits of the 60's 70's and 80's FOR YOU! Call, email or Facebook the show and be part of the fun!  
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O.J. Did It, Say Overwhelming Numbers In New Poll

If I said to you "What cable channel is NatGeo?," would you know it's the National Geographic Channel?

The network I used to equate with shows about giraffes has a new multi-part series debuting Fourth of July weekend. And it's all about the '90s and Simpson.

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June 17, 1994: We All Had Some O.J. [Video]

I remember June 17, 1994, like it was yesterday.

I lived in Gaylord, and it was 97 degrees that Friday. I stayed the night in an air conditioned hotel room and watched the whole thing on TV like everyone else did. I still can hear the police officer on TV say: "The Los Angeles Police Department, right now, is actively searching for Mr. (O.J.) Simpson” and could hear the audible gasps and whistles from the media. It was a bombshell no one had anticipated.

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Where Was Craig Russell Last Week?

So, you might ask: Where was Craig Russell last week?

He was in the hospital, that's where!

He, or I, had an infected foot with a diabetic foot ulcer.

So, I entered the ER Tuesday, and was immediately admitted. After four days of antibiotics and surgery, things are looking up! But, on a serious note, this was my wake-up call.

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‘The Arsenio Hall Show Canceled;’ Interesting Foresight

So, I just read the story of "The Arsenio Hall Show" being canceled.

I wondered because I thought it was weird that Fox 17, which shows the show locally, had moved it to 11:35 p.m. when its launched its new 11 p.m. newcast.

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McCartney’s Tour Delayed–Still Can Win The Flyaway!

A story from earlier on WFGR.COM explained that Paul McCartney's tour is being delayed due to Paul's health issues. "It appears that Paul McCartney is not back to 100 percent perfect health. The rock legend has been forced to postpone the first two weeks of his U.S. tour this summer."

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