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New Study Finds That Like, I Mean, Saying ‘Like’ All The Time Isn’t All That, Like, Bad

I had a high school English teacher who counted "ums" "ahs" "likes" "I means" and "you knows" during speeches. Every time we uttered one of these "filler" words, we got points deducted. How, like, unfair! My teacher, along with many others, thought that using these filler words turned off listeners and made speakers sound unprepared, dumb, or anxious (or all of the above). Well, Mrs. Strict Language Nazi can shut it, because a new study has shown that using these words to fill in pauses in conversation really isn't so terrible.

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Meet Chibatman, Japan’s Batman [Video]

Japan needs a superhero too, guys.

Enter Chibatman: Japan's own Batman.

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Flash Flood Tears Through Serbian Neighborhood (Video)

This is terrifying. Floods are bad enough, but flash floods -- awful.

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How to Download Apple’s iOS 8 Without Deleting Your Whole Life

So I'm a holdout. Not only have I not yet downloaded the new iOS 8 update... I'm still rocking the iOS 6. Dude, I know. What's my reasoning for not wanting to embrace the future? Well, I had a bunch of friends who upgraded to iOS 7 and lost EVERYTHING. I hoard pictures, texts, even friends' old phone numbers (Hey, deleting things is hard), so that would be a big problem for me.

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: World’s Longest Golf Club Just Looks Silly [Video]

Have you ever wondered what the world's longest golf club looks like?

Well, check this video out!

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Nude Satan Statue Appears In Vancouver Neighborhood [Video]

A very NSFW statue of Satan flashing the Dio devil horns turned up in Vancouver mysteriously on Sept. 9.

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President Obama Addresses The Nation To Outline Strategy On ISIS
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President Obama Announces Strategy to ‘Degrade and Destroy’ the Islamic State

Tonight President Obama took to the national airwaves for a rare prime-time address to describe what America's response would be to the Islamic State (aka ISIL or ISIS), the terrorist group that has taken over parts of Syria and Iraq, and also beheaded two American journalists.

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Indian Woman Marries Dog to Rid Herself of Evil Spells [Video]

"Get your paws off me!" That's probably what one bride was telling her new hubby.

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Man Breaks Pinky Pull-Ups World Record [Video]

Pinkies. We all have them. Two, in fact!

They're kind of the left out finger. They don't really do a whole lot other than striking the P key on the keyboard.

But Maibam Itomba Meitei, of India, has come up with another use for his pinkies: pull-ups!

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Guy Picks Perfect Time to Back Out of Garage [Video]

What's the best time to leave your house? How about during a tornado?

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Papua New Guinea Volcanic Eruption Caught On Video

This is a big day for volcano videos!

This has to be one of the coolest and amazing videos we at "The Free Beer & Hot Wings Morning Show" have had for you.

This is definitely not something many people have ever been able to witness or even let alone see video of.

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Man Climbs Into Bubbling Volcano [Video]

This is the Marum Crater on Ambrym Island in the Republic of Vanuatu in the South Pacific Ocean.

This volcano is very active, very dangerous and, reportedly, no one has ever been this close to the business end of the volcano.

But explorers Sam Cossman and George Kourounis wanted to change all of that.

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