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‘Goonies’ Director Richard Donner: ‘Sequel is Happening’ [Video]

The 1985 movie "The Goonies" is comedy adventure about a band of young boys finding a treasure map and embarking on a magical trek.

The cast included Sean Astin, Josh Brolin, Corey Feldman, Jeff Cohen, Jonathan Key Huan, Martha Plimpton and Keri Green. The story was by Steven Spielberg, the screenplay was written by Christopher Columbus and the movie was directed by Richard Donner.

Breaking news: Donner tells TMZ a "sequel is happening."

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U.S. Postal Services Unveils Jimi Hendrix Stamp

The U.S. Postal Service was at center stage today at the South by Southwest Festival in Austin, Texas, with the dedication and release of the Jimi Hendrix Forever Stamp.

Recognized as one of the most creative and influential musicians of the 20th century, Hendrix displayed an innovative style that embraced the influences of rock, R&B, modern jazz and the blues.

The Hendrix stamp goes on sale today at post offices nationwide; online from the U.S. Postal Service or eBay; or by calling (800) 782-6724.

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Jim Gaffigan Invented The Dunkin’ Donuts Donut Egg Sandwich.

Want proof? Thanks to a listener, the proof is right here. Gaffigan, who has been in town for Laughfest recently, did a stand up routine in 2004. Almost 10 years ago. In the routine he spelled it out. Almost ingredient by sweet delicious ingredient. I think there could be some royalty checks coming Mr Gaffigan's way soon.

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Category: Weird News
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Grand River Flooding Expected To Get Worse [VIDEO]

Flooding in Michigan Rivers, including the Grand River through Grand Rapids, is expected to get get worse in the next 72 hours. One to three inches of new rain is expected to send flood stages well above normal levels by the weekend. The area has already experienced above average rainfall totals, combined with average winter snowfall totals, swelling the Grand in many places.

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Sugar Daddies — The New Way Kids Are Making It Through College [POLL]

Like some kids, I had a job during college. I was lucky enough to work at a radio station while I was in school to make some extra cash. SI had grants and loans to actually pay for school however. Some kids of course have to pay for their own college. But this is 2013. Kids around MSU and UofM have found a new, more creative way to get their tuition taken care of.

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New Grand Rapids Brewing Company Opens. Will You Be Partaking? [POLL]

The new Grand Rapids Brewing Company has opened in Downtown, at the corner of Ionia and Fulton. It's housed in the old "My Bar" location and right across the street from the new Buffalo Wild Wings. And on Wednesday at 3pm, there was a line out the door. This IS Beer City USA, so it makes sense.

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