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Device Addiction Grows with Mobile Internet of Things [Video]

Well, this is interesting. Maybe not the reality of it, but its depth, breadth and reach.

According to a new Deloitte survey on mobile consumer trends, we -- as in us U.S. consumers -- are becoming more and more obsessed with our electronic devices. Just call it device addiction.

Some of the facts: Nearly 90 percent check their phones in the first hour of being awake and 23 percent look at their devices up to 50 times a day. Wow.

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Joaquin Phoenix’s Marriage Announcement Was Complete Lie [Video]

Believe it or not, Joaquin Phoenix is still kicking around Hollywood and making everyone uncomfortable.

He went on CBS' "Late Show with David Letterman" again, this time to announce his recent engagement as weirdly as possible.

But there's something fishy about the announcement.

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The Interview hackers
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Hackers Demand Sony Halts the Release of ‘The Interview’…Or Else

Unlike previous messages, this one actually has demands outside of vague, frightening threats: Sony must delay the release of ‘The Interview,’ “the movie of terrorism,” or face the consequences.

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Bernt Rostad
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Grand Rapids Makes Another Best Beer City List, But Not No. 1?!

Grand Rapids, the reigning Beer City USA and recently voted Best Beer Town in the USA has been named one of the 2014 Best Beer Cities by Livability, a company that explores what makes small-to-medium sized cities great places to live.

But wait: Grand Rapids is only No. 6 on this list?!? What cities could have possibly beaten us out?

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Charlie Sheen
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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Charlie Sheen Reopens Feud with ‘Two and a Half Men’ Executive Producer Chuck Lorre [Video]

We haven't heard much from Charlie Sheen recently.

Ever since his meltdown about four years ago, the actor has been laying pretty low.

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Rick Krumbacher
Rick Krumbacher
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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Model Rocketry Club Converts Porta-Potty Into Rocket [Video]

Sometimes it's just cool to blow things up. And it's even cooler to launch things into space.

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Weekend Box Office Report: ‘The Pyramid’ Gets Buried On Arrival

Honestly, we could have just copied and pasted last weekend’s box office report and gotten away with it. Outside of the shifting numbers, the order of the top 10 is almost identical to what it was a week ago. This is Hollywood in a holding pattern. The weekend after Thanksgiving is a wasteland. That’s probably why ‘The Pyramid’ was dumped this weekend. However, the lone newcomer in the top 10 didn’t just bomb, it bombed spectacularly.

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: There’s a Dog-Walking Bumble In Wisconsin [Video]

This story is the epitome of local news.

The big story around Allouez, Wis., is that a woman, dressed as the Bumble from "The Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer" CBS-TV special, has been seen walking her dog around town.

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Paul Rosolie
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Free Beer & Hot Wings: All You Need to Know About The Discovery Channel’s ‘Eaten Alive’ Show [Video]

For about a month now, The Discovery Channel has been promoting a show titled "Eaten Alive," where conservationist Paul Rosolie was supposedly going to be eaten by a massive, 20-something-foot-long anaconda somewhere in the Amazon River basin in South America.

Surely, that could not be something that would be televised, right? Well, it aired Sunday night and, needless to say, it was very underwhelming.

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Matt MacGillivray
Matt MacGillivray
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Free Beer & Hot Wings: 15-Year-Old, Two-Faced Cat Has Died [Video]

Sad news to share: The world's longest-living Janus cat, Frank and Louie, has died of cancer at the age of 15 years old.

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Bill Cosby
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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Bill Cosby’s Hollywood Walk of Fame Star Vandalized

In case you've been living under a rock for the last few weeks -- or years, several people are alleging that Bill Cosby of being a rapist.

One unknown person even felt compelled to make an amendment to Cosby's star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Hollywood, Calif.

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What We Learned From Week 15 in College Football: Playoffs Are Here; MSU, WMU, CMU, ND In Bowls

For Alabama, Oregon, Florida State and Ohio State, the college football championship hunt begins.

Meanwhile, Michigan State, Western Michigan, Central Michigan and Notre Dame are going to bowl games.

As for Michigan fans, sorry but you have to wait until next year.

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