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See Trans-Siberian Orchestra, Savatage at Wacken in Germany in August 2015! [Video]

TODAY is the last day to enter this awesome 97.9 WGRD contest for a trip for four in August 2015 to Wacken Open Air Festival in Germany to see Trans-Siberian Orchestra and Savatage rock!

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Street Harassment Video, YouTube, Rob Bliss
Street Harassment Video, YouTube, Rob Bliss
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Watch the Top 233 Viral Videos of 2014 in Under 7 Minutes

There's so many popular viral videos, who has time to watch them all?

I'm fairly certain you know the answer... "Ain't nobody got time for that!" (And if you don't get that reference, you must have been asleep in 2012 when that viral video struck. It's posted below, in case the 500 billion times you heard that phrase wasn't enough.)

Anyway. Here's all the best viral videos of 2014 in under 7 minutes.

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Getty Images
Getty Images
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Possibly the Worst ‘Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?’ Contestant Ever [Video]

Game show trivia contests used to be all the rage in the early 2000s, especially when Regis Philbin hosted "Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?"

After this many years, though, and with versions all around the world, it is ripe for some of the less intelligent people to compete. And that is good for the rest of us.

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The Interview hackers
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Sony Pictures Entertainment Cancels Christmas Release of ‘The Interview’ [Video]

Following today’s release of a message sent from the mysterious group responsible for the massive Sony hack, the company has now informed theater owners that they can opt out of screening ‘The Interview’ if they are concerned about the terrorist threat. Although the Department of Homeland Security responded by saying they could find “no credible info” on planned attacks, Sony has decided to place the decision to screen the film in the hands of theater executives.

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Photo Bernt Rostad
Photo Bernt Rostad
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Founders Brewing Co. Goes Global with Spanish Investor

Grand Rapids' Founders Brewing Co. now has an international investor.

Founders announced Wednesday that Mahou San Miguel brewery in Spain, will be their new partner.

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Joosep Martinson/Getty Images
Joosep Martinson/Getty Images
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Dramatic Ending for Sydney Hostage Situation [Video]

The hostage situation in Sydney finally came to an end Monday after about 16 hours.

Police stormed Lindt Chocolate Cafe at Martin Place when they heard a gun go off, and then the hostages ran out.

Three people were killed, including the gunman, and some were injured, Sydney's Seven News reported. However, 15 out of the 17 hostages made it out alive, The Sydney Morning Herald reported.

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ThinkStock
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This Motorist Has to be the Worst Driver Ever [Video]

No matter where you live, there are always bad drivers.

Some people might think that where they live have the worst drivers around.

Well, a surveillance camera in Calgary, Alberta, might have caught the worst or even the dumbest driver on camera.

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Stephen Harper
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Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper Jams Guns N’ Roses’ ‘Sweet Child O’ Mine’

Stephen Harper and his band, the Van Cats, jammed 'Sweet Child O' Mine' and more rock classics at the Conservatives' annual Christmas party in Ottawa on Dec. 9.

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Toronto Maple Leafs NHL Player Awkwardly Responds to Question About Nelson Mandela [Video]

When you're a professional athlete, you're constantly in the spotlight.

So, if something big happens, you should probably brush up on your knowledge just in case the situation arises where you're asked to comment.

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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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Facebook, WGRD
Facebook, WGRD
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Finally, Facebook Lets You Search For Older Posts

Facebook is making a change that I don't hate. Weird.

I think it's incredibly frustrating when you can't find a particular post you're looking for. Like that sweet recipe for jello shots you know you saw. Or that one time you said that really funny thing and now you want to relive it. As one does.

Except you can't find it! Dammit Facebook, why can't we just search for older posts?! Well, now we can.

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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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