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Grand Rapids Ghost Tours Are Up And Running [Video]

Grand Rapids has a rich history, and much of it is still here roaming around aimlessly, if you believe local ghost hunters.

Rumors and legends about ghosts haunting such local landmarks as the Amway Grand, the Heritage Hill houses and the infamous Hell's Bridge have persisted through the years, and are all now a part of a GR Ghost Tour that sets off twice a month from Veteran's Memorial Park, 101 S. Fulton Street.

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Embarrassed Woman Backs Over Ferrari for All to See

This woman went from zero to mortified in two seconds flat.

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Category: Weird News
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Every Mural In Grand Rapids, Mapped and Photographed

Grand Rapids prizes its burgeoning art scene, and since the advent of ArtPrize in 2009, more and more painted murals have been showing up in public spaces.

Now, someone has taken the time to photograph them all and tag them on a map.

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There’s a Scary Clown Menacingly Roaming Around a US City

Clowns, like the thought of another season of Keeping Up With the Kardashians, are one of those things that can scare the bejesus out of people.

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Category: Photos, Weird News
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Is This Legal In Hockey? It Can’t Be. [Video]

Like any born and raised Michigander, I'm a die hard hockey fan. But I've never seen anything like this play from a Russian hockey league.

During a penalty shot, the skater places the puck on his stick and throws it into the goal like a javelin. WTF?

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Hipster Olympics 2012
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Grand Rapids Is The Fifth ‘Most Hipster’ City In America

I'm not really sure what this means, but Grand Rapids has been ranked fifth in the nation for having the most 'hipsters'. My facial hair grew just reading about it.

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Your Pee May Soon Be a Deliciously Refreshing Beer

Turning water into wine is so passe.

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Rescue Operations Continue After Deadly Japan Earthquakes
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Why Being Lazy Is Good For You

Couch potatoes rejoice! Science is saying being lazy is not a bad thing. Unless you're binge watching TV shows.

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White Sox Pitcher Slices Up Team’s Jerseys, Jump Starts Winning Streak

After having lost two straight games to the Detroit Tigers, White Sox pitcher Chris Sale threw a temper tantrum and sliced up the 1976 throwback uniforms the team were to wear Saturday night.

It worked. The Sox haven't lost since.

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Category: Funny, News, Sports, Weird News
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Why Does ‘Grand Rapids’ Show Up In Serbian On Weather Underground?

When you go to the Weather Underground site to check out the weather in Grand Rapids, the city's name shows up in Cyrillic, an alphabet used in Russia and Serbia.

Weird, to be sure, but why?

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A Sandwich Stealing Squirrel Beats A One Legged Seagull [Video]

A man spies a one legged seagull hopping through a park and decides to record it to video. But the video limelight is immediately comandeered by a squirrel able to lift a huge sandwich up the side of a tree. 

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As The Heat Wave Rises, This Woman’s Sense of Degrees Gets Muddled [Video]

When the temperatures go up, people's logic starts to leave them. Here's a case in point, as this British woman is confused about the degrees in temperature and the degrees in a circle.

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Category: Funny, Videos, Weird News

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