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Metallica Tries To Cover Prince At Minneapolis Show

Seems like every act or band that comes through the twin cities wants to pay homage to Prince. It just shows how much influence he cast over so many musical genres. The other night it was the mighty Metallica’s turn. They decided to tackle “When Doves Cry” (one of my favorite Prince tunes by the way)). Some liked it, some …

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Not Letting Go Of Summer Just Yet

I was thinking about September this week… since it is…and I thought how different my perspective is than some others when it comes to this time of year. I don’t really consider it to be fall, and since the official start of fall isn’t until September 21st, I guess I’m okay in saying that. I don’t have kids, so my …

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Minnesota State Fair Breaks Attendance Record

The “Great Minnesota Get Together” was all that and then some at the 2018 state fair in the land of 10,000 lakes. Attendance over the 12 days this year was 1,997,320, the fair announced Tuesday morning. That beats last year’s record of 1,943,719. Along with setting the record for the year, fairgoers also broke three daily records. According to fair officials, …

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Goldblum Goes Rogue

What a great marketing idea!  Use a celebrity image and plaster it everywhere in your store!  We’re wondering if Jeff Goldblum feels as excited or if the Charitable Store will end up getting a cease and desist from a big time lawyer..? You know what would be fun is if every 6th frame was loaded with Kevin Bacon! Either way kudos to …

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Turtle in Peril

Turtles on the road is one thing, but when the turtle in peril is on a ledge on a high rise in Honolulu, the drama goes way up.  The humane society eventually was called in this case to rescue this turtle that was evidently on the lamb from his usual lockup.  Check out the video below.  

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Mattress Surfing: It’s Not What You Think!

It’s not everyday you see a surfer catching a wave on an inflatable mattress, but it happened recently. A video showing Quinn Kasbar riding the large air mattress at The Wedge, a popular surfing spot in Newport Beach, went viral. The Wedge is known for its large waves, and photos of Kasbar’s Instagram page reveal he has been practicing air-mattress …

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