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‘Loudwire Nights with Full Metal Jackie’ Debuts Monday on 97.9 WGRD

Full Metal Jackie is adding weeknights to her air time on 97.9 WGRD starting next week.

On Monday night, "Loudwire Nights with Full Metal Jackie" is being launched as a nationally-syndicated radio show.

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Omar Bermejo is representing the U.S. in the Sochi Winter Paralympics in Russia. (Photo: Mark Nadell/MacBeth Graphics)
Omar Bermejo is representing the U.S. in the Sochi Winter Paralympics in Russia. (Photo: Mark Nadell/MacBeth Graphics)
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Grand Rapids’ Omar Bermejo Competes for U.S. in Sochi Paralympic Winter Games [Video]

Omar Bermejo believes.

He believes he can overcome. He believes in himself.

That steadfastness and determination has brought the 31-year-old former Marine to surmount an amputation of part of a severed arm suffered in a June 2009 motorcycle accident. It has the Grand Rapids resident at the pinnacle competing representing the U.S. in two disciplines at the Sochi Paralympic Winter Games in Russia.

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Runners Thank World War II Vet During Race [Video]

You really ought to know the way to San Jose.

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Doug Pensinger/Getty Images
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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Ken Griffey Jr. Gives Worst Interview Ever to ESPN [Video]

Sports card maker Upper Deck is celebrating its 25th anniversary.

To help Upper Deck out, Major League Baseball great Ken Griffey, Jr., was making the rounds on numerous media outlets Wednesday to talk up the company.

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: RT America Anchor Quits On the Air [Video]

On Wednesday, we here at "The Free Beer & Hot Wings Morning Show" posted a video of an RT America reporter going rogue at the end of her report and giving her true feelings on the current Russia-Ukraine happenings.

Well, it's been a rough 48 hours for RT America because on Wednesday another of its employees decided to do something similar -- and then some!

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Robert Cianflone/Getty Images
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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Oklahoma Doctor Injecting People with $300 Jesus Shot [Video]

Want to live pain-free for the rest of your life?

Well, you're in luck!

A doctor in Oklahoma is offering a $300 Jesus shot to his patients.

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Category: FBHW, Humor, us news, Weird News
Abby Martin (Photo: RT America)
Abby Martin (Photo: RT America)
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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Russian TV Reporter Goes Rogue [Video]

It's not very often that you see an anchor or reporter go rogue during their news reports.

But Abby Martin, a host for RT America's "Breaking the Set" show, did just that recently.

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Category: FBHW, TV, us news, world news
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Klimenko Aleksandr/ThinkStock
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Free Beer & Hot Wings: New Jersey High School Senior Suing Parents for College Tuition [Video]

Rachel Canning, a New Jersey high school senior, is suing her parents for the remainder of her Catholic high school tuition as well as her college tuition after claiming she was kicked out of the house a few months ago.

Her parents, however, say that Rachel ran away back in November after refusing to follow house rules.

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Kevin Winter/Getty Images
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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Ellen’s Oscars Pizza Guy Gets His Tip [Video]

Other than Ellen DeGeneres' selfie with a bunch of celebrities during the Oscars on Sunday night, perhaps the second most talked about moment from the awards show was when a surprised pizza delivery guy made his way out on to the stage and started handing out pizza to celebrities in the front rows.

While everyone just assumed that it was planned, it appears as though it was not.

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James Byard/Washington University St. Louis Photo
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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Science Makes It Possible for Your Heart to Beat Forever [Video]

For those who worry constantly about death, we have some good news for you! There's now one less thing to worry about!

Scientists at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and Washington University in St. Louis have developed a thin, 3D-printed membrane that wraps around a heart and enables it to beat perfectly forever.

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Robert Marquardt/Getty Images
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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Beard Transplants Are Growing in Popularity

Some guys can grow sweet beards. Some can't.

And then there are the guys that can't, but still try anyway and it just looks like a patchwork quilt on their face. And let's face it: beards are in these days!

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Colorado Girl Scouts Not Allowed to Sell Cookies Outside Pot Shops [Video]

Danielle Lei, a 13-year-old girl from San Francisco, is going places.

She's business savvy and will most likely be the CEO of a big company one day.

Why, you may ask?

Because she had the brilliant idea to set up her Girl Scout Cookies sale table in a very prime location: outside of a medical marijuana dispensary. In just two hours, she sold 117 boxes of the wonderful treats!

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