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Samuel Adams Announces a $199 Beer that is Illegal in 12 States

Samuel Adams Announces a $199 Beer that is Illegal in 12 States

| November 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

Wise Brother Media – If you want a beer that’s absurdly expensive and illegal in most of the south, then today’s your day. Samuel Adams just announced they’re making a special craft beer called Utopias.  It’s 56 proof, which makes it just as potent as a lot of hard alcohol.  And a bottle of it will […]

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Kid Rock Says He Isn’t Running for the Senate and Mocks the People Who Believed Him

Kid Rock Says He Isn’t Running for the Senate and Mocks the People Who Believed Him

| October 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

(Photo: kidrock.com)   (Wise Brothers Media) – If it wasn’t obvious already, Kid Rock is not running for a Michigan Senate seat next year.  He confirmed that it was a joke in a radio interview yesterday, and he actually kind of mocked the people who believed him. He said, quote, “[Eff] no, I’m not running for […]

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A Man Lives in the Woods For 10 Years to Get Away From His Wife

A Man Lives in the Woods For 10 Years to Get Away From His Wife

| October 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

(Wise Brother Media) – This might be the most extreme passive-aggressive way anyone’s ever gotten out of a bad marriage. A little over a decade ago, a guy in his early 50s named Malcolm Applegate from Hampshire, England was finally over his wife nagging him. So . . . he disappeared.  Literally.  One day he […]

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Netflix to Raise Prices

Netflix to Raise Prices

| October 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

Netflix will be raising prices on two of its streaming services, according to Mashable. The standard $9.99 service will go up to $10.99 and the premium will go from $10.99 to $13.99. The basic $7.99 service will remain the same. The main difference between the services is that the basic only allows one screen to […]

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The Most Popular Halloween Costumes This Year Include “It”, “Stranger Things”, and Unicorns

The Most Popular Halloween Costumes This Year Include “It”, “Stranger Things”, and Unicorns

| September 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

People are starting to search for ideas for their Halloween costumes, and there are already signs of what’s going to be popular this year. A website called Lyst analyzed Pinterest searches to figure out the hottest costumes for the year . . . at least for women. Anyway, here are the top 10 . . […]

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The Original Mars Bar Is Coming Back

The Original Mars Bar Is Coming Back

| September 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

We’re in an era where nostalgia is SO strong that any defunct brand with even a shred of popularity is getting resurrected.  And here’s the latest . . . Mars is bringing the MARS BAR back to America, 15 years after it was discontinued.  But they’re using the original recipe from 1932, which calls for […]

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Spanx For Your Arms Hit Stores on Monday

Spanx For Your Arms Hit Stores on Monday

| September 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

The people at Spanx apparently won’t be happy until you’ve jammed every part of your body into one of their products like some kind of human sausage. Because now, they’re moving on from your torso, your waist, and your legs . . . to your arms.  Spanx’s new “Arm Tights” go on sale Monday, and […]

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Tuesday Night’s Telethon Raised $14 Million . . . And Counting

Tuesday Night’s Telethon Raised $14 Million . . . And Counting

| September 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

Tuesday night’s “Hand in Hand” telethon for hurricane relief raised more than $14 million . . . and counting, since you can STILL donate.  (Call 1-800-258-6000, text GIVE to 80077, or go to HandInHand2017.com.) The show kicked off with Stevie Wonder singing “Lean on Me” with a choir, followed by opening remarks from Leonardo DiCaprio and Jamie Foxx. Other performers included Dave Matthews, Miranda Lambert, George Strait, Usher, Blake Shelton, Tori Kelly, Luis […]

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In Other News: The New iPhone’s  Face Recognition Failed During Its Big Onstage Demo

In Other News: The New iPhone’s Face Recognition Failed During Its Big Onstage Demo

| September 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

You’d think that APPLE, of all companies, would be able to do a presentation without technology failing them.  And you would be wrong. Yesterday Apple held their annual presentation where they unveil the new iPhones.  And the hot new one this year is the iPhone X, which has a screen that covers the entire face […]

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In Other News: Five Common Expenses That Have Outpaced Inflation

In Other News: Five Common Expenses That Have Outpaced Inflation

| September 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

A recent survey found a third of millennials wish they’d grown up when their parents did, partly because a lot of things are way more expensive now.  Here are five common expenses that HAVE risen a lot faster than inflation . . . 1.  College.  The price has more than TRIPLED in the last 20 years.  In […]

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