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I've never been good at filling these things out, but here it goes. I like long walks in cold mountain air, preferably with snow on the ground. I enjoy drinking fine soda by the crackling fire, and deep tissue massage. I hope to one day grow up an become and astronaut, so I can fly to Venus to see if that's really where women come from. If it's true, I'll bring one back for you, too. Unless it's a dude you want, and then you're out of luck...sorry. My favorite month is October, because Halloween is the best holiday ever! It allows me to openly proclaim my love and obsession with scary movies without being seen as some sort of lunatic. Okay, not too much of a lunatic. I'm a huge fan of rock and metal music, and you'll often hear me blasting the control room speakers into oblivion every night during my show. My engineer doesn't like me very much, since he has to fix them. Sorry, Mike.
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See Trans-Siberian Orchestra, Savatage at Wacken in Germany in August 2015! [Video]

TODAY is the last day to enter this awesome 97.9 WGRD contest for a trip for four in August 2015 to Wacken Open Air Festival in Germany to see Trans-Siberian Orchestra and Savatage rock!

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WGRD’s All Request New Year’s Eve Can Make You First Big Winner of 2015

97.9 GRD is ready to party with you for New Year’s Eve! Johnnie, Janna and Metalhead Ned are taking over with WGRD’s All Request New Year’s Eve, sponsored by Fox Nissan!

You pick the songs, and we’ll play them for your New Year’s Eve party -- from 7 p.m. until midnight!

At midnight, we'll bring in the new year with our low-budget ball drop.

Why low-budget? Because we’re spending all our money on the prizes!

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Watch Part 2 of Papa Roach Behind the Scenes for ‘Face Everything and Rise’ Video

A few weeks ago, Papa Roach released a behind the scenes look at the making of their video for "Face Everything and Rise".  Check that out here...it's an interesting look at the making of the video, where you see a bunch of what Jacoby did for the video, including directing!

Now, here's part 2 of the behind the scenes for the making of the video, including the concept of the "fear machine" and the apocalyptic environments.

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An Alien Farted on the Curiosity Mars Rover – Proving Life on Mars – No Joke

Well...sort of.

The Curiosity Rover on Mars has detected what's been called a "whiff of methane" on Mars.  Cue the laughter.  Do you think it's a Martian cow, or a six-year-old, who's still giggling about farting on the alien RC Car roaming around the planet?

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Funny Comments About Marilyn Manson from Facebook

Marilyn Manson has a new album, and some new songs he's been releasing, including his latest, "Deep Six".  His new album, The Pale Emperor comes out January 20th!

You probably know this already, but people on the internet can be mean.  And funny.

Funny and mean.

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Mr. Money in the Bank, Seth Rollins, with Janna and Johnnie at WGRD!
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WWE’s Mr. Money in the Bank Seth Rollins Talks Super Smackdown in Grand Rapids at WGRD [Video]

WWE's current Money in the Bank winner, Seth Rollins, stopped by WGRD to talk about tonight's big Super Smackdown live show at the Van Andel tonight in Grand Rapids!

Seth is a big guy in WWE right now, and he's carrying around the beaten and battered Money in the Bank briefcase, that holds his one-time contract to fight for the title. He talked to Janna Johnnie and winner Adamm-with-two-ms about his fight Monday night against Cena, his plan for using his Money in the Bank contractand more!

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Enjoy Morgan Freeman’s Best Unboxing Video Ever

Morgan Freeman's voice is one of those amazing voices that you hear in your head any time you think of narrating something. Even if you just see his picture, his voice suddenly pops into your head.

This guy does a great Morgan Freeman impression, and I'm sure you've seen the movie this parodies.

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Surprise! Men Are More Likely to Die Stupidly than Women

Can you believe people actually pay big money for research projects to determine what anyone with a brain can immediately answer?

A study has been done to see if men are more likely to die stupidly and win a Darwin award than women are.

Umm...just a quick guess before I read the study...I will say, yes.

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How Does Royal Blood Get that Huge Sound with Only Two Guys?

The band Royal Blood has had an almost meteoric rise this year.  Since getting together in January of 2012, the band has played a few small shows, and then moved quickly into large venues, opening for bigger bands, in front of 30,000 people!

Their debut album, Royal Blood, has sold a bunch of copies, and their songs "Out of the Black", and "Figure It Out" have gotten a lot of attention, and have been top 5 singles for quite a while this year.

Their sound is a bit different, and comes from being generated by only two guys!

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‘Clown’ Takes You Behind the Scenes of Slipknot’s ‘The Devil in I’ Video

Slipknot's powerful video for "The Devil in I" came out a while ago, and features the brutal killing of all the members of the band, including the new guys, who are viciously stabbed to death by the rest of the band!

In this video, Shawn "Clown" Crahan breaks down the deaths of each member on screen, explains that these deaths were chosen by each band member, and you get to learn something surprising about a few of the guys.

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