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Two Joan Rivers Videos Kinda Creepy

These two Joan Rivers' videos are kind of creepy.

One is a nod to her Michigan ties. OK, not so much ties, but her desire to make money.

The other is just creepy -- and prophetic.

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TV Characters We Have Lost This Year

While we have seemingly lost more celebrities than normal, or maybe more high profile celebs, we have also seen a new trend on high profile TV shows. The killing off of important-to-the-show characters as well.

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Surprise! Grand Rapids’ Teazers Bar & Grill Closes

In a sort of surprise move, the North Monroe neighborhood bar Teazers Bar & Grill closed Thursday night.

The bar has been purchased and a new eating-and-drinking establishment is going to take its place.

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Elvis Died 34 Years Ago Today

It was the end of summer vacation in 1977. Back then we went back to school before Labor Day, so there was about 2 weeks left of summer fun. It was about 4 o clock in the afternoon. My mom was laying down taking a nap, or as she put, "resting". Then there was a special report on TV.

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I couldn't find a picture of JJ Murphy, so here's Australian jockey Sebastian Murphy instead (Robert Cianflone/Getty Images)
I couldn't find a picture of JJ Murphy, so here's Australian jockey Sebastian Murphy instead (Robert Cianflone/Getty Images)
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Other Famous People Died Today Too.

Before the world went into Good Will Hunting shock with Robin Williams death, another, not as well known actor has passed as well.

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Robin Williams’ Death Shocks Social Media

One didn't have to look far to find out about Robin Williams' death Monday night.

I found out about it as I got home, when I got an email about Williams dying -- with a story posted on WFGR's website.

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R.I.P. Ollie Fretter [Video]

If you grew up in the '70s and '80s in Michigan, you know who Ollie Fretter was.

If he couldn't beat your best deal, he'd give you five pounds of coffee. Between Highland and Fretter appliances, that was our generation's ABC Warehouse and Art Van.

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Keith Olbermann Remembers Tony Gwynn

My biggest guilty pleasure? Keith Olbermann. I was never a huge Olbermann fan on Sportscenter or MSNBC or even Current back in the day. Pompous, blowhard and long winded. Words to describe politicians, my former boss, and Keith Olbermann.

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It Pays to Follow Celebs On Twitter

I'm usually not so into celebrity stuff, but following them on Twitter can not only prove to be useful to me, but it can be humorous, too.

Take for instance Aziz Ansari.

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Casey Kasem Dies — and Lives at 98.7 WFGR [Video]

Casey Kasem passed away early Sunday morning.

Classic Hits 98.7 WFGR reported it HERE, and many accolades and tributes to the man who invented the Top 40 countdown show started pouring in.

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Alice From ‘The Brady Bunch’ Dies

Say it ain’t so! Ann B. Davis – best known as Alice on “The Brady Bunch” – has died.

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RIP Hal Douglas, Movie Trailers Voice [Video]

Celebrities have to stop dying.

It seems like there's been a lot of them lately.

Some have been more famous (Philip Seymour Hoffman).

And some like Hal Douglas are not. You know who he is, but you just don't know why.

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