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‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Passes ‘Avatar’ to Become Biggest Movie of All-Time

As was widely expected, Star Wars: The Force Awakens passed Avatar as the highest grossing movie of all-time on Wednesday morning. It was a record many, including George Lucas, thought would never be broken; The Force Awakens did it in just 20 da

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40 Years Ago: Peter Frampton Hits the Big Time With ‘Frampton Comes Alive!’

The '70s were the era of the live album.

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Stylist’s ‘Hair Hat’ Creation Could Be 2016’s Hottest Look

The bob, the bouffant...the hat? Yes, the next great trend in hair may have arrived.

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UAW Members Told Dematic May Be Moving to Mexico

The company builds conveyor and sortation equipment for distribution centers and is "considering" closing its Grand Rapids plant and moving to Monterrey, Mexico.

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Color-Changing Cake Makes Eyes Pop and Tummies Grumble

It's #thedress, food edition.

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Escape The Crappy Weather With This Beautiful Video Of Michigan’s Changing Seasons [Video]

They say the first day back from Christmas break is the saddest day of the year, so what better way to cheer yourself up than this video of the beauty of Michigan's changing seasons.

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There’s a George Costanza-Themed Bar Open in Australia

Seinfeld fans, rejoice: a George Costanza-themed bar has recently opened! So if you're willing to travel to Australia, you can totally check it out.

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Postal Service Announces End To Saturday Delivery
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Is This Letter About An Heroic GR Postal Employee Real?

A Reddit user posted a letter he allegedly received from the Postal Service in Grand Rapids. In it, a supervisor informs him that his package had been saved from theft by a quick thinking letter carrier.

But some folks think the letter is sketchy for a number of reasons. What do you think?

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Boy With Uber-Flexible Neck Will Definitely Freak You Out

We don't know if this kid has a good head on his shoulders, but we do know he definitely has a unique one.

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Weekend Box Office Report: ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Will Surpass ‘Avatar’ in a Day or Two

It took Avatar two and half months to become the highest grossing movie of all time. Star Wars: The Force Awakens will surpass its domestic box office gross within the next day or two after less than three weeks in release. The big question now is when J.J. Abrams’ sequel will find its ceiling because as of right now, it’s showing no signs of slowing down.

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66 Years Ago: Sun Studio Opens in Memphis, Tenn.

Sixty-six years ago today (Jan. 3, 1950) was an historic day for country music, although no one was aware of it at the time. It was on this day that the famous Sun Studio -- home of future recordings from Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash and Jerry Lee Lewis, among others -- opened in Memphis, Tenn.

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Miss Colombia Still Not Over Miss Universe Snafu, Had To ‘Grieve’ Over The ‘Great Injustice’ Of Being Incorrectly Crowned Winner

Miss Colombia shares that Miss Universe officials did not handle the incident in "the right way."

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