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The Excessive Heat in the 98 Country Studio Makes Me Feel Like Ross [VIDEO]

The current temperature in the 98 Country studio is 956 degrees. Ok, ok that could be slightly dramatic...but just saying "it's hot in here" really doesn't do it justice. It's so hot I could host a Bikram yoga class in here, seriously. To make matters worse, I wore skinny jeans today, and now I feel like Ross on that episode of 'Friends' where he wears leather pants to a girls house...

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Chad Ochocinco Splurges on Dinner

Wide receiver for the New England Patriots Chad Ochocinco did something very nice for two hundred of his Twitter followers on Monday night - he bought them all dinner.

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Hockey Dad In Hot Water for Using Laser Pointer During High School Game

Kathyrn Hamer, goalie for the Medway-Ashland girls hockey team in Massachusetts, started to feel something in her eye during the third period of her team’s playoff game against Winthrop. While she compared the sensation to “looking at the sun,” it turned out the annoyance was a laser pointer.

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Happy 100th Birthday, Oreos! Here Are Some Fun Facts

Oreos are the most popular cookies in the United States, with Americans scarfing down some 25 billion of the chocolate sandwich confections every year. And since this week marks Oreo’s 100th birthday, we thought we’d celebrate with some facts and lore.

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Trace Adkins is Fallin Apart

Trace Adkins is 50 years old and is starting to need replacement parts. Yup, anything from knees to shoulders, even a pinky finger...

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Southwest Passengers Freak Out After Mistaking ‘Mom’ for ‘Bomb’

Important travel tip: when you’re piloting a plane, it’s essential to enunciate well so that passengers can tell the difference between “bomb” and “mom.” That’s a lesson a Southwest Airlines pilot learned the hard way.

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Looking for an Extreme Sport? Try Tazer Ball [VIDEO]

Sometimes people just need to be kicked in the teeth - especially if they are asking for it. Other times, they just need to be hit with a tazer. There is a sport that's trying to combine soccer and running from the cops.

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Flickr User: Resident on Earth
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Study Says Parents Won’t Read Fairy Tales to Kids

You and I grew up on them. We read them, our grandparents read them to our parents, our great grandparents read them to our grandparents and so on. So what's so bad about fairy tales? Some parents won't read them to their kids. Really?

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Minnesota Man Steals $25,000 Worth of Tide Detergent

If it’s gotta be clean, it’s gotta be Tide. If it’s gotta be stolen Tide, it’s gotta be Patrick Paul Costanzo. Costanzo systemically stole $25,000 worth of Tide liquid detergent from a St

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Police Pay a Visit to Dad Who Shot His Daughter’s Laptop

Ever since he filmed himself shooting his daughter’s laptop with a .45 handgun, opinions have been sharply divided over Tommy Jordan’s brand of extreme parenting. In fact, someone who disagrees with his methods called police to his North Carolina home. But instead of arresting him, cops offered their thanks.

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Study Says Having Dessert at Breakfast is OK!

According to a new study out of Tel Aviv University in Israel, eating cake for breakfast can actually be a good thing. Finally someone 'studies' something worth while! After reading the full article it actually makes a lot of sense, looks like I'll be going home to bake a cake this afternoon.

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‘Where’s Waldo?’ Finally Found at the Super Bowl

During the Super Bowl in Indianapolis, ‘Sports Illustrated’ photographer David Bergman created a stunning Gigipan photo of almost the entire interior of Lucas Oil Stadium. You can zoom in and out of the sprawling 1,721 megapixels image — much like you do on Google Earth — and see in high resolution detail just about everyone who was watching the game from the stands.

Well, the folks at Blame it on the Videos made an amazing discovery while playing around with this neat feature.

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