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Brian May Launches 'Common Decency Campaign'
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Queen Denies Sacha Baron Cohen’s Claims [Video]

Brian May is calling Sacha Baron Cohen out. The actor publicly explained that he left the Queen biopic because he and the band had two very different ideas about what the movie "should be about," but the rocker says that's not the case.

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Ten Second Songs: 65 Song Journey Through Rock n’ Roll

The creator of Ten Second Songs teamed up with some friends to perform an amazing medley of iconic rock 'n' roll songs from the 1950s to today.

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Grand Rapids, Gateway To The Playground Of A Nation? That’s What They Called Us In 1910 [Video]

This 1910 promotional film touting the Grand Rapids area shows that while we've changed in some ways over the past 106 years, in others ways, we're still the same.

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8MM Footage Of Downtown Grand Rapids In 1953 [Video]

Remember 8mm film? I bet your rich uncle or aunt had one and used to shoot fottage of stuff like graduations and football games back in the day.

The problem with 8mm camera shots from the '50s is that people had little skill in knowing what to shoot or how to shoot it creatively. Hence, we get this really random scan of downtown Grand Rapids in 1953. See if you can recognize the streets.

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Rehearsal of Pushkin Theatre's production of The Krause Family
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How Would You Do on Betty Crocker’s 1967 Homemaker Quiz

It’s a modern world and these days the word “homemaker” is more than a little old fashioned. So reading Betty Crocker’s Homemaker Quiz from way back in 1967 is like opening a time capsule.

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Grand Rapids Past: David Kendall Designed His Own Gravestone [Video]

The Kendall School of Art and Design has been a downtown institution since 1931. Named after famed Grand Rapids furniture designer David Wolcott Kendall, it was established to memorialize his legacy of design in Grand Rapids.

But did you know David Kendall designed the very stone that marks his family's plot in Oak Hill Cemetery?

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How Sammy Hagar’s ‘Unboxed’ LP Led to Van Halen’s Split

Sammy Hagar adds two new songs to a solo-career greatest hits collection, leading to a dispute with his Van Halen bandmates.

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The Boys Dancing In ‘Grease’ Is Weird When You Take Away the Music [Video]

When the T-Birds got together to hear Danny Zuko talk about his summer exploits in the film 'Grease', it was a joyous moment full of dance and song.

Take away the song, and it's just hip thrusts, and grunts.

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Premiere Of Netflix's "Fuller House" - Arrivals
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10 Reasons Why You Should Watch ‘Fuller House’ on Netflix

Netflix has tapped into the goldmine of our nostalgia with the spin off of Full House. If you haven't binge watched it yet. You need to. Here's why...

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Here’s Every Playboy Centerfold, Set To The Song ‘Centerfold’ [Video]

From 1954 until January of this year, Playboy magazine published a nude centerfold in its magazine. These became the wallpaper for young men the world over and were displayed everywhere from dorm rooms, to bunkers in Vietnam, to garage walls.

Now, some enterprsing young chap has taken every one of them and set them to the J. Geils Band song 'Centerfold'.

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Five Chart-Topping Hits From Artists You May Not Have Known Were From Michigan [Video]

Madonna, Bob Seger, Kid Rock. These are all legendary names in Michigan music history. Along with most of the Motown lineup, they constitute the bulk of the number one singles and albums from our state.

But there's a few chart-topping bands you may not have know were from Michigan. Here's five of them.

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Monopoly Goes Cashless

No more dipping into the till as the banker in Monopoly. (Which was the only way I knew how to win, dammit!)

The classic board game Monopoly is about to undergo a major overhaul and we’re not exactly sure if it’s for the better. Making its debut at the New York Toy Fair this week was the Monopoly Ultimate Banking Edition, which no longer has paper money. Instead, players are issued debit cards, and there’s no banker, just an ATM. 

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