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Theory of a Deadman + Aranda are Coming to the Orbit Room November 7!

Theory of a Deadman have announced a Fall 2015 tour, with special guests Aranda, who just rocked Grand Rapids Friday night!

Theory of a Deadman and Aranda will be rocking the Orbit Room November 7!

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This Video Suggests Daniel is the Real Bad Guy in ‘The Karate Kid’

The original The Karate Kid is one of those seemingly untouchable slices of ‘80s nostalgia. Everyone above a certain age has a soft spot for it. It has effortlessly merged with general pop culture, with characters like Mr. Miyagi and lines like “Wax on, wax off” existing outside of the film that created them. It’s a touchstone … but what if it’s a touchstone that we have been misunderstanding for the past 31 years? What if Ralph Macchio’s Daniel isn’t the hero of the film, but actually – dun dun DUN – the real bad guy?

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Stephen Colbert Sets Scarlett Johansson, Amy Schumer and More for First ‘Late Show’ Week

We’re closer than ever to Stephen Colbert’s Late Show debut on September 8, and while George Clooney’s guest appearance gave a marquee head start, the full guest list for Colbert’s full week offers a much clearer view of the new series. Everyone from Jeb Bush to Elon Musk and Amy Schumer will fill out the ranks, with musical guests on deck as well.

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Plane Crashes Into a Highway at an Airshow in England [Video]

A plane that was part of an airshow in England nosedived and crashed into four cars on a highway on Saturday. As of Sunday night, 11 people were presumed dead, and another 14 were injured.

Two videos show the plane doing a loop, and the subsequent crash after the pilot seemingly couldn't pull up in time.

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Pop Evil Rocked the New Song ‘Seattle Rain’ Live and Acoustic at FYE on Sunday [Video]

This has been one huge Pop Evil party weekend! First, Friday morning, Mayor Hartwell declared it Pop Evil Day for Grand Rapids, and it was also declared in Muskegon! The album came out at 10am, and then an amazing show happened at the Intersection with Aranda, and Red Sun Rising.

But that's not the end of the Pop Evil festivities.

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Weekend Box Office Report: ‘Straight Outta Compton’ Shuts Down All Newcomers

Straight Outta Compton dominated the box office for the second weekend in a row, ensuring that every other movie in the top 10 that doesn’t feature Tom Cruise trembled in its mighty wake. Anyone with their finger on the cultural pulse foresaw the N.W.A. biopic doing well, but it’s performing above and beyond all expectations.

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