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The Strangest Olympic Marathon Ever — 1904 St. Louis Olympics [Video]

The 2016 Rio Olympics have gone off despite several huge SNAFUs, including the pool water turning green, several athletes being robbed at gun point and a kayaker hitting a submerged sofa while competing.

But, from an historical perspective, the Games have been smooth sailing compared to the ill-run 1904 Games in St. Louis, which featured the strangest Marathon race to date.

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Popularity Of Nintendo's New Augmented Reality Game Pokemon Go Drives Company Stock Up
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Bitter Old Man Tells Kids To Get Off His Lawn…Because Of Pokemon Go

Stories are everywhere of people are trespassing on private property while playing Pokémon Go.

And while some people are willing to put up with these trespassers – at least for now – other people are taking a stand … such as one old guy who wrote a great letter pretty much telling kids to get off his lawn.

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Man Pranks ‘Pokemon Go’ Players In Downtown GR [Video]

Over 5,000 people hit downtown Grand Rapids this weekend to play Pokemon Go. One guy had some fun messing with the contestants. (Is that what they're called?)

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A Crash Course in Pokémon Go!

Unlike the rest of the world, I haven't really started playing the Pokémon Go game yet. I have a lot of questions... Just how I am suppose to get involved in this craze that is sweeping the nation? I need to learn how to play the game.

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Pokemon GO App Popularity Soars As Australians Join Worldwide Craze
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Thousands Heading Into Downtown Grand Rapids Tonight To Play Pokemon Go

It's not enough that Pokemon Go players have infiltrated my early morning hours downtown, now they're planning a mass gathering Friday night that may draw over 4,000 people.

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How To Play Pokémon Go Without Walking [Video]

One of the goals of the creator of the wildly popular Pokemon Go app was to get people exercising. By making folks walk miles to collect eggs and characters, an non-obtrusive exercise app was born, until some geek hacked it so you can win without walking.

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‘High School Musical’ Gets The Bad Lip Reading Treatment [Video]

The Bad Lip Reading channel replaces the actual words from movies and TV shows and replaces them with nonsense that matches the lip movement of the actors.

'High School Musical' has needed to get mocked for a long time. For someone who had to endure numerous watchings while raising three girls, this is sweet revenge.

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‘Sixteen Candles’ Home for Sale [Video]

The home that Molly Ringwald’s character, Samantha Baker, called home in “Sixteen candles” is up for sale.

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If The Speech From ‘Independence Day’ Happened Today [Video]

Independence Day: Resurgence hits the theaters today, reminding us of the classic speech given by President Whitmore (played by Bill Pullman) in the original Independence Day movie 20 years ago.

But what would the reaction to that speech be in this age of cynicism and social media that we live in now? College Humor gives you a peek.

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16 Year Old Cancer Survivor Wins Simon Cowell’s Cold, Cold Heart [Video]

16-year-old ovarian cancer survivor Calysta Bevier is the talk of the internet after her performance on America’s Got Talent.

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8th Grader Gives Graduation Speech That Was Far From Ordinary [Video]

The Internet is going crazy for an 8th-grader named John Aiello who delivered a hilarious commencement speech at his middle school graduation. 

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The Country Music Hall Of Fame & Museum Presents All For The Hall New York Benefit Concert Featuring Vince Gill, Emmylou Harris, Brad Paisley, Paul Simon And Carrie Underwood - Show
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Paul Simon Has His Best Debut In 25 Years [Video]

Paul Simon is no stranger to the top of the pop charts, having put several albums to number one in the late '60s and early '70s as a member of Simon and Garfunkel, as well as a solo artist. But it's been awhile since he's been this high up.

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