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Grand Rapids’ TV Station Ran The Most Political Ads In The Country [Video]

I'm sure all of you are sick of the barrage of political ads leading up to the midterm elections last week. But if you seem extra fatigued by the constant negative campaign commercials, there's a reason. Grand Rapids' WZZM-13 ran the most ads of any station in the country in the last days of the election.

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McDonald’s Explains How McRib Is Made [Video[

What does the fox say? What are the details of Ryan Seacrest's deal with the devil? How is the McDonald's McRib made? There are just some questions that can never be answered. Until now.

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Matt Damon Confirms Return to ‘Bourne’ Franchise, New Film Arrives in 2016

As we reported back in September, Universal has been planning a new 'Bourne' film with Paul Greengrass returning to the director's chair and Matt Damon returning to the role of Jason Bourne. The thing is, we hadn't heard anything official from Damon himself ... until now. The actor finally broke his silence in a recent interview to confirm his return to the 'Bourne' franchise.

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Jimmy Fallon is Somehow Better at Throwing Footballs Than Matthew McConaughey

Is there anything Matthew McConaughey can't do? Or, more precisely, is there anything that he can't do excellently? Turns out, the Oscar winner just might have a weak spot, and although it's not a big one, it's one that 'Tonight Show' host Jimmy Fallon gleefully exploited for his own edification on last night's show.

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Watch Adult Swim’s Insane ‘Too Many Cooks’ Parody

It's Friday, and we're all about ready to check out at this point, but there's nothing quite like a fresh cup of insanity to start off your day, or in the case of some Adult Swim viewers, keep you awake for days to come. Find out for yourself with the new 'Too Many Cooks' video making the rounds, a clever riff on the golden-age sitcom, with nothing amiss about it at all! Or is there? No, there isn't. But maybe there is!

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BaCon: A Bacon & Beer Celebration Is Saturday; Five Epic Meal Time Bacony Delicious Dishes [Sponsored]

This is the weekend that BaCon: A Bacon & Beer Celebration returns.

The bacon-infused celebration is Saturday at The DeltaPlex Arena & Conference Center.

BaCon features all things bacon: dishes, drinks and, of course, desserts. Tickets are still available.

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Holiday Parades Around West Michigan 2014

Here's a helpful list of family friendly holiday parades this season!

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And The Most Prosperous Country In The World Is…? [Video]

The most prosperous country in the world is measured by many things, including the over-all health of their economy and how entrepreneurship is encouraged by the government.

So do you think the United States is on top?

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Update: ‘Toy Story 4′ Is Officially Happening, Gets a 2017 Release Date

Even though we were told, once upon a time, that Disney and Pixar had no plans for 'Toy Story 4,' it seems that those plans have changed. After a series of short films that kept us up to date with the adventures of Woody and Buzz Lightyear and friends, Disney CEO Bob Iger has just announced that we'll finally be getting a 'Toy Story 4' after all, and it has an official release date and everything.

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Hockey Fan Fist Bumps Boston Bruins to Victory

Looks like this little hockey fan is enjoying his time at the rink.

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‘Star Wars: Episode 7′ Official Title Announced: ‘The Force Awakens’

We thought that the 'Star Wars: Episode 7' title might get officially announced this past summer at Comic-Con, but that event came and went with no official reveal. So, what better way to announce the new title than a random Thursday in November? Just this morning on Twitter, Lucasfilm and the official 'Star Wars' Twitter account revealed the 'Star Wars: Episode 7' title: 'A Force Awakens'.

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Rockford High School Boys’ Cross Country Runs to Shared Honor as Athlete of the Week

Rockford High School's boys' cross country team, which captured the Michigan School Athletic Association Division 1 Lower Peninsula state title, is this week's Meijer-97.9 WGRD High School Athlete of the Week honoree.

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