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How to Make a Michigander Mad (Spoiler: You Don’t Want To)

Michiganders for the most part are nice and welcoming people. We have a Midwestern hospitality but we also can get feisty if you piss us off...

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Despite Storm Warnings Metallica Rocked Detroit Wednesday Night [Video]

Wednesday night, the massive Metallica stage was up, the bands were ready, and the crowd packed into Comerica Park in Detroit for the Metallica concert with Avenged Sevenfold, and Volbeat. There was some worry about big storms coming through, so the show began a little early.

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There’s a Hidden Message in the Little Caesars Logo I’ve Never Seen Before

It all started with the Little Caesars "Pizza-Pizza Guy" on the roof of the new Red Wings Arena in downtown Detroit. There's a hidden message in the logo that I've never spotted before. Can you see it?

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10 Things Eastsiders Should Know Before Moving to West Michigan

Are you from the east side of the state and planning on moving to West Michigan? Or maybe you know someone who's going to make the move? I'm from the metro-Detroit area, and have lived there for most of my life, but I've been living in West Michigan for over 4 years now and just cuz we're all from the same state doesn't mean there aren't differences...

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It’s Time To Give Up On The Detroit Tigers

After a horrible road trip out west, the Detroit Tigers are back home for ten games. They opened up their home stand with a 5-3 win over the Kansas City Royals last night...

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ArtPrize Pitch Night Winners: Poetry Fox, Wall of 5,000 Mirrors, Extinction Simulation, More

ArtPrize Pitch Night is a way to discover and support out-of-town artists. Winners receive $5,000 and prime spot to display their work at ArtPrize in Grand Rapids.

Pitch Night has grown each year since its debut in 2013. This year, ArtPrize Pitch Night has expanded to six cities.

Learn about this year's winning projects, artists and where to find them at ArtPrize Nine.

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Explosive Racial Tensions Turn Harrowing in New ‘Detroit’ Trailer

It’s a tableau with which anyone who watches the news is all too familiar: police station, pair of white interrogators, terrified-looking black man. But it’s not from last night’s 10 o’clock broadcast — the year is 1967, and that’s Star Wars star John Boyega in the chair, fielding aggressive and leading questions from the stern officers. It’s a tense scene bordering on the sickening, and the trailer for Kathryn Bigelow’s supercharged period piece Detroit only get more brutal from there.

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Violence Erupts at the Algiers Hotel in the First ‘Detroit’ TV Spot

Every major historical movie comes with a choice. Do you go seek the true story behind the film’s events in an attempt to be well-read prior to its release? Or do you embrace your ignorance  —  albeit temporarily  —  in order to ensure the sanctity of the cinematic experience? It isn’t difficult to find in-depth literature about the film; Wayne State University Press recently re-released The Detroit Riot of 1967, a first-hand account by the former aide to the Detroit police commissioner who now serves as the Dean of Public Affairs at the University of Michigan. In many ways, Kathryn Bigelow’s Detroit seems to be setting a historical precedent for the abuse of power stories we see in every city across America.

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Be Careful Not To Break Any Of These Crazy Michigan Laws

I was recently told about a Michigan law that it was illegal to swear in front of women and children. I couldn’t believe this was (still) a law and after a little searching Michigan State Laws online, I found that it was actually repealed in 2002; but there were a few other “crazy” laws still on the books here in Michigan...

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Guns N Roses Returning to Detroit This November

Guns N Roses have announced more tour dates for 2017, and they're coming back to Detroit on November 2nd! Tickets go on sale next Saturday, June 3rd at 10am at all Ticketmaster locations.

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‘Detroit In Flux’ Short Film Shows How Detroit Has Changed In The Last 100 Years [Video]

Detroit has changed immensely over the last century.  Factories opened and closed, the population jumped from 500,000 to 1.8 million and then back down to 700,000, and skyscrapers have risen and then left abandoned...

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Chris Cornell’s Final Performance in Detroit

Last night, Soundgarden rocked a sold out crowd at the Fox Theatre in Detroit. No one could know that show would be Chris Cornell's last ever performance. He died late last night, details still unknown.

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