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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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Watch Metallica’s Entire Blizzcon 2014 Performance Here

On Saturday, Metallica hit Blizzcon, to bring a little metal to the gaming convention to go with all the swords, monsters, and new game announcements.

There was a new FPS, "Overwatch" announced at the event, and then Metallica played a great set that included "Hit the Lights", "Master of Puppets", "Cyanide", "Creeping Death", and "Battery"!

Check out the pro-shot footage from the show, and crank up the concert in your office...or at home...wherever.

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NASA Astronauts Float a GoPro in a Water Bubble – Pretty Cool

Being an astronaut has to be the coolest thing ever.  Why else would we all dream of being one when we were kids?  NASA should be the coolest place to work ever!

They always seem to get to do the coolest experiments, and have lots of fun!

I know, there's a bunch of boring stuff they have to do, too...but we don't care about that! We want to see the fun stuff!

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Chicken Friend Bacon with bacon gravy on a Michigan cheddar and maple biscuit!
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BaCon Interview – Grand Rapids Brewing is Chicken Frying Bacon!

This weekend, BaCon hits the Deltaplex, with more bacon food and drink than you can even imagine!  Think about it for a second...food with bacon, beer with bacon, desserts with bacon...all we need is girls wearing bacon, and it would be the best holiday ever!

Today, I got the pleasure to eat something I've only had one other time...and today was WAY better than that first experience, thanks to Grand Rapids Brewing Company!
Chicken Fried Bacon.

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Free Beer & Hot Wings, Wayland Team for GRD Radiothon for A-T Children’s Project [Video]

Today, the day before Wayland's show at The Intersection, the guys from the "The Free Beer & Hot Wings Morning Show" will team up with Wayland to take over afternoon drive on 97.9 WGRD for the first WGRD Radiothon!

Nov. 21 from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Toll Free Number: (800) 947-3979
Or GRD Request Line: (616) 770-WGRD
All is being done to help raise money and awareness for the A-T Children's Project.

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D-Bag Homeless Dude Picks Up Women Every Night and Makes Tons of Money

This guy isn't homeless because he has to be.  He's homeless because he chooses to be.  He's proud of the fact that he gets up every day and does "whatever the f*** he wants".

He does drugs, drinks, and bangs women every day.

How does he spend more nights at a girl's house?
"It pretty much all depends on how good a pipe I lay.  If I lay the good pipe, I'm f***** usually in there for a few days."

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Louis Benton BaCon Food
Pork Belly tacos!
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BaCon is This Weekend: Check Out What Louis Benton is Bringing for Us to Eat

BaCon is this weekend, and we're all excited for mountains of BACON!  This will be my first time diving head first into all the bacon, and it's also the first time for Chef Jameson Voss and Louis Benton to be bringing their bacon creations to the Deltaplex for the event!

Jameson came by the GRD studios today to talk about his involvement in BaCon, the dishes he's bringing to the event on Saturday, how he discovered his girlfriend is a keeper, and very importantly, pounds of candied bacon!

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Girl holding bomb making a face
This is not what he's disarming, but maybe who he's trying to impress...although she looks a little nuts, herself. (Thinkstock)
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How to Disarm a Landmine with a Pocket Tool – DON’T Try This!

DO NOT TRY THIS CRAZYNESS AT HOME.  I don't care how many landmines you might have lying around.

In fact, if you have them lying around, you have deeper issues that you need to get checked.

This crazy Cambodian dude shows how to disarm a live mine in less than four minutes with a freaking pocket tool!  Apparently, he does this so often, he even has his kids around while he does it!

Do I have to say not to do this again?

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Watch a Bowling Ball Fall at the Same Speed as Feathers – Because Science

There's one thing that's pretty cool, no matter who you are.  Science experiments.

Not the boring calculations, and theories, and all that stuff.  But the actual experiments that people do to prove all those crazy ideas the scientists have are true.  Whether it's a simple thing, or an insanely difficult thing to do, it's always pretty cool to watch.

Large Hadron Collider?  WTF?  But show me the stuff exploding when you collide stuff...I'm there.

Things falling slowly in a vacuum?  Hell yeah!

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Papa Roach Releases New Song, Album Teaser for ‘Face Everything And Rise’ and Tour

Papa Roach has released a new song to us today, called "Face Everything And Rise", and they've also posted the tour announcement for kicking off 2015 with Seether!

Check out the new song on WGRD, and look for the new album to come out on January 27, 2015!  You can also watch the video for "Face Everything And Rise" right here!

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BrainPort Device Let Blind People See With Their Tongue!

Coming from the category of "Whoda thunk it?", is the news that your eyes don't actually see, it's really your brain that interprets whatever your eyes happen to send it, so you can replace the input to your tongue!

A device called the BrainPort allows blind people to place this sensor on their tongue, and it will send information to their brain that allows them to "see" something!

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