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King of the Wing 2015
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King of the Wing 2015 Rocked Grand Rapids with Amazing Chicken Wings [Photo/Video]

The third annual King of the Wing hit The Grand Woods Lounge in downtown Grand Rapids on Wednesday night.

Everyone got to enjoy some amazing chicken wings courtesy of the competitors, who really took their wings to the next level!

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Wing Doozy
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Johnnie and Ned Escape Work Again to Eat Amazing Chicken Wings at Wing Doozy [Video]

King of the Wing is Wednesday, March 25, at the Grand Woods Lounge in downtown Grand Rapids, kicking off at 5 p.m.!

We're so excited to be eating wings with you, we got a head start!

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Metalhead Ned is Feeling Chicken Wing Overload [Video]

If you have been watching the sample videos for the upcoming King of the Wing competition, you'll see me in every single episode.

Out of the 4 places that we went, Janna was a one, Johnnie was at three, and I was at all four of them.

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Crooked Goose in Standale Has Amazing Wings Ready to Serve for King of the Wing 2015 [Video]

King of the Wing 2015 is less than a week away, on March 25th at The Woods in downtown Grand Rapids, and WGRD is gearing up to eat a bunch of wings with you! How do we gear up?

We eat a bunch of the wings people are bringing to serve up! How else?

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GRD’s Dumb Internet Challenge 5 — Dragon Habanero Chicken Wings [Video]

For the fifth GRD Dumb Internet Challenge, Metalhead Ned and I went to Riverhouse Ada in Ada to see who could eat more of its delicious-but-dangerous Dragon Habañero chicken wings.

These things pack a lot of heat after a great taste up front! A lot of heat.

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Johnnie and Ned Sample Riverhouse Ada’s 2015 King of the Wing Entry Wings [Video]

The 3rd Annual King of the Wing is coming up on March 25th, and I got to head to Ada with Ned to sample some amazing wings at Riverhouse Ada! They're one of the contestants for the wing event, and have four delicious wing flavors they're entering in the competition.

We met Christina and Ryan, the owner and chef of Riverhouse, which is a really nice restaurant on Ada, next to Gravel Bottom Brewery.

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Contestants Gobble Up the Wings at Crooked Goose for Concert Tickets [Gallery]

This past Sunday was Super Bowl Sunday! A day celebrated by eating tons of food, drinking lots of beer, and screaming lots of obscenities at the TV.

By now, we all know the outcome of the big game, but what happened at Crooked Goose was way more entertaining than any football game.

5 hungry men ate some delicious Crooked Goose wings as fast as they could to win concert tickets,

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Kalamazoo Hockey Player Says ‘Meow’ Seven Times in Intermission Interview [Video]

What is it about slipping the word "meow" into a sentence that is so damn funny?

We are not sure, but we're happy people continue to do it.

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Detroit Red Wings Respond To Girls Tweet In Awesome Way

YES! The Red Wings are fellow feminists, and I love it! One of my biggest pet peeves is when women, and girls make comments about their goal being to marry/date a "insert sport" player. I'd like to think we all can aspire to more than that just because we are girls. Anyway this young lady tweeted my pet peeve and the Red Wings took the time to respond and I LOVE it.

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King of the Wing 2014
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Thanks for Eating Wings with WGRD at King of the Wing 2014!

Thanks to Hobart, Vander Mill Cider, Godwin Plumbing, Metro PCS, the Down Syndrome Association of West Michigan and all of you, we had a great time at the King of the Wing 2014!

This year, hosting it at The B.O.B. was cool, so everyone could sit, eat some great wings, drink some beer, and vote on their favorite wing flavors.

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King of the Wing 2014 Preview – Crooked Goose [Video]

It’s almost time for the King of the Wing, and it’s going to make the wing lover in you so happy!

Today, Metalhead Ned and I got to preview the wings that Crooked Goose will be serving at King of the Wing. They’re amazing! If you haven't tried its wings, check them out at King of the Wing and you'll be hooked!

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King of The Wing 2014 Preview – Wing Doozy

King of the Wing is quickly approaching! Now, on that day, I will not have a lot of time to go out and sample some of the delicious wings. Instead, I chose to go to these places themselves and try them out!

This time we stopped by Wing Doozy on Plainfield!

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