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Ray LaMontagne Storms Off Stage During Meijer Gardens Show to Cap Odd Night

By Tricia Woolfenden | Local Spins

It was the “f— you” and implicit mic drop heard ’round the world.

Or, at least heard ’round Grand Rapids’ social media sphere (and likely far, far beyond) as reports of singer-songwriter Ray LaMontagne’s expletive-laden on-stage meltdown flooded Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

The famously mercurial artist abruptly stopped his set and stormed off stage Wednesday night when several members (seated in the front row, directly in the singer’s sightline) in the sold-out audience at Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park wouldn’t stop yapping during the quiet of “Like Rock & Roll and Radio.”

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Snoop Dogg Admits He Got High at The White House [Video]

Well, here's a sentence we never thought we'd write: Snoop Dogg once got high at the White House while pretending to poop. Yes, you read that right -- and watch him tell it.

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TV Show Host Ben Stein In Weird Text Feud With Grand Rapids Woman

Ben Stein, perhaps best known as the sluggish history teacher in "Ferris Bueller's Day Off", wrote in a bizarre magazine column last month that he’s still like a hormone-crazed teen and a Grand Rapids woman is out to prove it.

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George Harrison’s Memorial Tree Killed by Beetles!

 

In an ironic twist of fate a Los Angeles tree planted in memory of late Beatle George Harrison became overrun with beetles, which caused the tree to die!

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My New Hobby: Finding Misspelled Street Signs

While working Saturday afternoon, I noticed that the street sign across from me didn't look right.

Yes, there is a small section of South Division in Kentwood that is called "DIVSION". Who knew?

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Play Tetris on Your T-Shirt [Video]

I can already hear the Tetris theme song in my head…

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Producer Joe’s Tommy Lee Drum Challenge [Audio]

Motley Crue is starting its farewell The Final Tour tonight.

The tour's first show takes place at Van Andel Arena in Grand Rapids, right across the street from the flagship station of "The Free Beer & Hot Wings Morning Show," 97.9 WGRD.

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How To Put On Pants Without Hands [Video]

Here’s a handy skill: putting on pants without hands. This guy shows you how. Prerequisites: you have you be flexible and have tight pants.

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Brewery Shut Down After Metal Band Sprays Pig’s Blood During Concert

An Asheville, N.C. brewpub had to close after a band sprayed pig's blood in its backroom.

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Uruguay Star Luis Suarez Bit Another Player During a World Cup Match [VIDEO]

Luis Suarez is one of the very best soccer players in the world. He also likes to bite his opponents. During games.

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Vocabulary Wars: Scattered vs. Sporadic

A listener called me out for saying that power outages Wednesday morning were "sporadic" when they were actually (in his humble opinion) "scattered".

I am not the vocabulary king, but I do have Google, and now I'm confused. Where do YOU weigh in in this vocabulary war?

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Category: education, Funny, Weird News
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U.S. World Cup Soccer Team or Domino’s Delivery Drivers?

It was a great win last night for our beloved U.S. Men's National Soccer Team in the World Cup, but why are they dressed like Domino's delivery drivers from the '80s?

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