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Free Beer & Hot Wings Flashback: Eric Zane Got a Pillow For Valentine’s Day [Video]

Three years ago on "The Free Beer & Hot Wings Morning Show" while talking about something completely unrelated, Eric Zane decided to reveal he got a pillow from his wife for Valentine's Day.

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Metalhead Ned Searches for an Autographed Christina Aguilera Trading Card [Video]

Remember when trading cards were a big thing? You would buy a folder filled with plastic inserts that you could place your cards in to show off to your friends. Baseball and Basketball cards were big hits. To cash in on the success of sports cards, things like Movies, Musicians, and even television shows showed up in the trading card industry.

I went to a local game store that had some leftover 1990's relics, I bought a few packs, and hoped for the big money.

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Hulton Archive, Getty Images
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Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr., On the Power of Music

"Everybody has the Blues. Everybody longs for meaning. Everybody needs to love and be loved."

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Xaviar Rossi (Getty Images)
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It’s 2015, Meaning That 1995 is 20 Years Old!

The year is now 2015, meaning that the year 1995 is 20 years old! Feeling old yet? I know I am! I remember just sitting around and playing Nintendo in 1995...which is really no different from today honestly.

Let's take a quick look at the year 1995 and feel old together, shall we?

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Free Beer & Hot Wings’ 2014 Top 10

"The Free Beer & Hot Wings Morning Show" covers so many topics in the course of one show, it's tough to imagine all the things that Free Beer, Hot Wings, Eric Zane, Producer Joe, Steve and their guests -- celebrities, Dumber Than Zane Trivia, callers and listeners -- d

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(Photo: Metalhead Ned/WGRD)
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Metalhead Ned Reminisces How He Got Into Rock Music

We all have to start somewhere don't we? How did you end up enjoying your hobby, what was your first taste of you favorite food, how did this band become your favorite, etc. Before I was into rock/metal, I was really lost in what my favorite music was. Mind you, rock isn't the only genre I listen to, but it is definitely the 'core' of my music soul. Where did it all begin though?

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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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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
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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
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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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