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Free Beer & Hot Wings: This Guy Is A Real-Life Ron Burgundy (Video)

There was a time when women couldn't vote and their place was in the home.

The crazy thing is that it wasn't all that long ago.

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(Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
(Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
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Kids Reacting to Old Cameras Makes You Feel EVEN Older! [Video]

Another Fine Bros. Production here with a Kids React video. The Kids have already reacted to Game Boy, Nintendo, and other old tech. However in a world with digital photos and iPhones, how will kids react to an actual film loaded camera?

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Courtesy Images of Essence Photography
Courtesy Images of Essence Photography
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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Rest In Peace, Olivia [Audio/Video]

We've been doing "The Free Beer & Hot Wings Morning Show" with heavy hearts for the last couple of days.

Over the weekend, we learned that Olivia Veldink was not doing well and had been hospitalized.

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The Final Time I Saw Wayne Static Live [Video]

I can't believe the news that I got this weekend.

I was sitting at a Halloween party dressed as Alice Cooper just scrolling through my phone when I scrolled past a story that I never wanted to see" Static-X Frontman Wayne Static had passed away.

The air was taken from my lungs and I just kinda froze. I couldn't believe what I was reading after taking it in for a minute. I started to reminisce of past concerts and intro'ing him at Carnival of Chaos.

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Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images
Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images
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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Check Out This 1982 Ad for Sony’s First CD Player [Video]

The year 1982 was a huge one for technology and music.

Sony released this crazy new technology that would take music from analog to digital. This was the year the company released its first commercially available CD player.

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Don Harder
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Free Beer & Hot Wings: ’60s Mustang-Cereal Combo Commercial Embraces Offensive Stereotypes [Video]

Compared to today, the 1960s were a weird time.

Things that just wouldn't fly today were commonplace back then. Take, for instance, this TV commercial for both a Ford Mustang AND a Post cereal called Rice Krinkles.

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We’ll Miss You, Jackie!

If you are listening to Jackie today, you may know that today is Jackie's LAST DAY at WGRD!

I know; IT'S SAD! The only good looking person from 'GRD is leaving us (next to me, of course).

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Michel Ngilen
Michel Ngilen
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Nintendo’s Game Boy Turns 25 Years Old Today [Video]

Nothing makes you feel more nostalgic than that pea soupy screen., doing your best to angle it correctly in the light so you could see what you were doing. Playing Super Mario Land, Tetris and Pokemon until the wee hours in the morning. Finding four double A batteries and hope they lasted you for your trip.

That's right, those feelings go back and your Game Boy are 25 years old today!

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Hulton Archive/Getty Images
Hulton Archive/Getty Images
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Free Beer & Hot Wings’ Snapshot In Time: 1980s Fashion [Video]

The 1980s.

For those of us that were around during that decade, there are fond memories of the music, the fashion and the lingo.

But for those that were born a bit too late, let this video fill you in on what the rest of us were at least wearing during that time.

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Free Beer & Hot Wings
Free Beer & Hot Wings
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Free Beer & Hot Wings Flashback: Producer Joe’s Jedi Training [Video]

On "The Free Beer & Hot Wings Morning Show" on Friday, we were talking about the progression of Producer Joe's stunts over the years.

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Leonard St. Video Tyme/Blockbuster Going the Way of Studio 28

I know what you are thinking, "Who cares, it's just an old video rental store."

Not so much my good friend. This wasn't your typical video rental store...this was my first video rental store where I discovered a love that I have kept with me for over 20 years.

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The Year 1994 Was 20 Years Ago

20 years ago? Who would have thought that 1994 was that long ago! Kinda creepy when you think about it. Let's do a retrospective of things that happened 20 years ago!

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