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Jaime Edmondson — Babe of the Day

Jaime Edmondson is a former Playmate and sports blogger. She’s appeared on ‘The Amazing Race 14 & 18′, she co-hosts a show on Sirius/XM Fantasy Sports Radio and is a former Miami Dolphins cheerleader.

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‘SNL’ Promotes Writer Leslie Jones to Featured Cast Member

'SNL''s additions and subtractions in its first three weeks of the 40th anniversary season have gotten some notable attention, but its first in-house promotion of the season has us a bit more excited. Following her high-profile addition to the writing staff last season, and some standout appearances along the way, Leslie Jones has been promoted to a featured player of the NBC sketch comedy series.

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‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Soundtrack to Be Released on Cassette Tape in November

As successful as 'Guardians of the Galaxy' was at the box-office (and, as the highest-grossing film of the year, it certainly was that), the film's iconic soundtrack was equally as successful. "Awesome Mix Vol. 1" spent two weeks at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart and is currently the 10th largest selling album of 2014. You've been able to buy the digital album, the CD, vinyl and even a "Deluxe Edition," but so far, no actual cassette like the mix tape in the film. But, that's all about to change.

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Weekend Box Office Report: ‘Fury’ Rages Past Gone Girl

Brad Pitt's new World War II drama 'Fury' opened at number at the box office and has officially defined what this October has been about: long, R-rated movies featuring huge movie stars bucking the usual trends and out-grossing their family friendly competition. Between this and 'Gone Girl,' it looks like grown adults are heading to their multiplex more than ever these days.

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Free Beer & Hot Wings Flashback: Eric Zane Puts Producer Joe In the Figure Four Leg Lock [Video]

Today on "The Free Beer & Hot Wings Morning Show," we were talking about the ways that we used to mess with friends (or get messed with) when we were younger.

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West Michigan Online Job Fair

The West Michigan Online Job Fair is focused on helping connect people in West Michigan with employers in finding employment opportunities that matter.

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Michigan State University Ranked No. 1 College For Getting Laid

No other school in the nation compares with Spartan Country for this distinctive honor.

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Why Is Pizza So Delicious?

Pizza is the food of the gods. Tell someone you ordered a pizza and there's a 99% chance that person is onboard with the decision. We know it tastes so good, but have you ever wondered just why.

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Meijer-97.9 WGRD High School Athlete of the Week: South Christian Girls’ Golf Team

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Music Friday Songs for October 17

Each Friday, “The Free Beer & Hot Wings Morning Show” replaces its regular “back-with” music with songs from our own music collections.

They can be anything, from corny mash-ups, rock, country, mid-Michigan '70s butt rock or anything in between.

Here’s the list of Music Friday songs from today:

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Eric Zane Had an Unfortunate Accident In the Bathroom

During a commercial break on "The Free Beer & Hot Wings Morning Show" today, Eric Zane went to the bathroom.

He was sitting down and when he got back up and pulled his pants up, he immediately noticed there was a problem.

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