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Back to the Future Hoverboards are Real — Kinda

The movie Back to the Future has always has had a special place in my heart. Marty McFly was the epitome of cool. I wanted to dress like him, travel back in time like him and ride a hoverboard like him. Looks like I could possibly make that wish come true.

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Category: Videos, Weird News
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A Paper Airplane App? Why? And How Can I Get One? [Video]

Why bother with all that folding and aerodynamic testing done by throwing it at your office mate? Now paper airplanes can be controlled by your smartphone.

At first, I was appalled, but now I want one (or two).

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Category: Videos, Weird News
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Giant Hogweed Returns To Michigan, and That’s Nothing To Celebrate [Video]

It sounds like something from a science fiction novel -- a wild weed that if touched will blind you. But it's real and it's return to Michigan is not a good thing.

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‘Angry’ Wild Turkey Terrorizes Ann Arbor [Video]

Gobbles the turkey is NOT happy. He's aggressive and doesn't want you riding on the student shuttle bus at the University of Michigan.

If you see him, contact authorities, don't try and take him down by yourself, because he (or she?) is crazy.

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Cool Off With A Trip Down The World’s Longest Water Slide [Video]

New Jersey's Action Park has a history of dousing people with water, and this year is no exception.

They've created the world's longest* water slide, and one of the employees took his camera down with him so you can cool off at the same time he does.

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Man Bitten Taking Rattlesnake Selfie Gets Equally Painful $150,000 Hospital Bill

If you've heard it once, you've heard it a million times: don't ever take a selfie with a rattlesnake. What's that? You say you've never heard that? That's probably because it seems like common sense. Well, it wasn't for this guy and it cost him dearly

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Category: Animals, News, Weird News
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Check Out This Japanese Kid’s Crazy At-Bat Ritual [Video]

Baseball players have long been known for their superstitious rituals before approaching the plate, but no Major Leaguer's ritual can compare to this Japanese teenager's.

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Category: Funny, Sports, Videos, Weird News
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Watch A Spider Catch and Then Eat Its Prey Live On FOX-17 [Video]

FOX-17 meteorologist Garry Frank got quite a surprise when a spider popped into view on his Grand River sky cam while doing the weather Tuesday morning.

Fortunately for me, he stayed on the shot and I got revenge for all those fly bites I suffered in the UP while on vacation.

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Listen to the Customer Service Rep Who May Just Be the Devil

You'll think good customer service is an oxymoron more than ever after listening to this testy exchange.

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Category: Weird News
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World’s Eeriest Telemarketer Will Scare You From Ever Answering the Phone Again

If you, like a good chunk of the human population of Earth, dislike telemarketers, then you're about to hear something that will only reinforce that opinion.

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Category: Videos, Weird News
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Forget Shark Week, This Lady’s Shark Advice Is To The Point [Video]

A woman from what she says is a 'meat ministry' (?) has some simple advice if you're vacationing at the beach this summer: "Go to the beach, don't go to the ocean. The ocean is the shark's house."

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Category: Animals, News, Videos, Weird News
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Kid’s Question About Poo in Shampoo Gets Clean Answer

Be careful what you tell your kids, parents! John Hyde playfully told his son, George, that 'poo' is an ingredient in his shampoo, and the little guy decided to get to the bottom of the mess.

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