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Did Abe Lincoln Coin The Term ‘Michigander’?

Abraham Lincoln did indeed the term 'Michigander' to make presidential candidate (and Michigan Governor) Lewis Cass sound foolish -- like a goose (get it?).

More than a century and a half later, it’s the preferred term state residents use when referring to themselves.

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Retro Jojo: Remember Wanting This Toy Gun? [Video]

I know toy guns are politically incorrect, but man, when I was six, I saw this ad, and I wanted that Johnny Seven One Man Army assault rifle.

Alas, my pleas to Santa Claus went unheeded. Check out this toy gun from 1964!

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Why You Won’t See An ABBA Reunion Tour. Ever. [Video]

In a music world with constant 'Farewell Tours' (I'm looking at you, Cher) and 'Reunion Tours', it's almost refreshing to run across the band who says, 'No thanks, we've got enough money, we're good.'

And that band is ABBA. 

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Watch As The Pontiac Silverdome Becomes One Kid’s BMX Playground [Video]

We all remember attending an event at the old Pontiac Silverdome. I can remember seeing The Who perform at the Dome in 1989, and Muskegon winning the Class A football championship there later the same year.

To see the place fall into disrepair has been disheartening to say the least, but now BMX cyclist Tyler Fernegal has given the ruins new life by using the abandoned stadium as his personal stunt track.

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Watch As Secretariat Proves He’s The Best Horse Ever By Besting American Pharaoh [Video]

American Pharaoh's win at the Belmont Stakes was impressive as he blew away the rest of the pack. But had 1973's Triple Crown winner Secretariat been in the same race, Pharaoh would have finished a very distant second.

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Blues Version of ‘Fresh Prince of Bel Air’ Theme [Video]

Two talented performers offer a twangy blues version of the theme song from Will Smith's hit '90s sitcom, 'The Fresh Prince of Bel Air.'

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Songs You Never Knew Were Covers: ‘You’re No Good’ [Video]

No one will ever doubt Linda Ronstadt's place in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Her vocal performance on her 1975 number one smash 'You're No Good' went platinum and was one of the year's biggest selling singles.

But until now, you may have never known it was a cover song that had three versions hit the charts before her.

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Lionel Richie Once Kept a List of his Female Conquests

Sounds like Lionel Richie was quite the cad in his younger days. Richie says that back in his days with the Commodores, they had such a huge female following that he and the band set out to sleep with as many women as they could and would actually keep a list of his female conquests.

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Motown Mansion For Sale

It's hard to believe that you can still buy million dollar properties in Detroit, but when the deep music history of Motown is involved, it's not that much of stretch.

Motown founder Barry Gordy's longtime Detroit residence (barely) is up for sale.

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What TV Show Do People Miss The Most? [Video]

Here’s one that doesn’t shock us. A Harris Poll found that of all the TV shows that went off the air, Americans were most upset by the end of one in particular.

Here's a hint on which show it is: It involves a bunch of people who live in New York City. Did your favorite show make the list?

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Art Garfunkel Blasts Paul Simon [Video]

Art Garfunkel and former partner Paul Simon have always had an acrimonious relationship, and in a scathing new interview, Art is opening up about just how bad it IS.

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Chris Tofield performs at BB King Memorial in Las Vegas (Getty Images)
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B. B. King Memorial Draws Big Name Stars, Las Vegas Police Deny Murder Rumors [Photos]

A memorial service for B. B. King was held in Las Vegas Saturday, where the late blues legend was given a standing ovation by those in attendance, including 20 of the guitarist’s 35 grandchildren, rocker Richie Sambora and Carlos Santana.

But the talk of a murder investigation overshadowed the celebration of his life.

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