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‘80s Video Game Maker Atari Plans to Open a Chicago Hotel With an Arcade Bar

‘80s Video Game Maker Atari Plans to Open a Chicago Hotel With an Arcade Bar

Chicago is one of eight U.S. cities that will get a hotel branded by Atari, the beloved American-born video game maker. Details are scarce, but construction should begin this year on the first location in Phoenix, Arizona. The hotels will include fine dining restaurants and arcade bars. There aren’t any details about the food either. That […]

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The Top 5 Rejected Las Vegas Tourism Slogans

The Top 5 Rejected Las Vegas Tourism Slogans

Las Vegas has updated their tourism slogan to “What Happens Here, Only Happens Here.” Find out what gems were passed over with this list of The Top 5 Rejected Las Vegas Tourism Slogans. #5 Where Your Kid’s College Fund Goes to Die. #4 Vegas Is for Lovers . . . Of All the Stuff Your […]

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Murder-for-Hire Guy Tried to Run for Governor of Oklahoma

Murder-for-Hire Guy Tried to Run for Governor of Oklahoma

The owner of a private zoo in Oklahoma who goes by the name “Joe Exotic” was just sentenced to 22 years in jail for trying to hire a hitman to kill someone who criticized his treatment of animals. He also tried to run for governor of Oklahoma as a Libertarian in 2018, and posted a […]

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MEN USE FORKLIFT, CHERRY PICKER TO STEAL 2 TON SAFE

MEN USE FORKLIFT, CHERRY PICKER TO STEAL 2 TON SAFE

Police in Oklahoma were called to a DMV office in December after two thieves attempted to use a forklift to get into a backdoor in order to access the safe. After that they used a cherry picker from a connecting business to drag the safe out of the building and onto a truck. A few […]

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LIGHTHOUSE KEEPER HAS TO WAIT TWO MONTHS TO COLLECT LOTTERY JACKPOT

LIGHTHOUSE KEEPER HAS TO WAIT TWO MONTHS TO COLLECT LOTTERY JACKPOT

A British Columbia man said he had to wait two months to collect his lottery jackpot of over $700,000 because he couldn’t get leave from his job as a lighthouse keeper.  Ivan Dubinsky said he buys his tickets online because he has to always be at the lighthouse near Port Hardy to perform his duties, including keeping […]

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THE KIX COUNTRY BIRTHDAY SHOW!

THE KIX COUNTRY BIRTHDAY SHOW!

Our Birthday Show Winner gets some real nice gifts! Always a great prize pack filled with food and fun! Please submit on day o birthday only. Weekend birthdays will be take Friday or Monday. Post your Birthday names on Facebook or phone 229-253-0995 6-7:30 weekdays!!

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Remember When Steve Earle Called Shania Twain a Lap Dancer?

Remember When Steve Earle Called Shania Twain a Lap Dancer?

This is perhaps the most infamous country music quote of all time. Defender of classic country Steve Earle didn’t care for the new Nashville sound that was up-and-coming in the ’90s, and he wasn’t afraid to say so. He called Garth Brooks “the Anti-Hank,” and then said Shania Twain was “the highest paid lap-dancer in Nashville.”

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Krystal fast food chain files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection

Krystal fast food chain files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection

Georgia-based fast food chain Krystal filed a petition Monday for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, multiple news outlets are reporting. The Southeastern slider chain, founded in Chattanooga, Tennessee, in 1932, announced the news in a statement after the petition was filed in U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Georgia’s Northern District. “The actions we are taking are intended […]

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Shotgun’s Video Kix Pix:  Slot Car Drives Cat Silly SOCIAL BLURB: What the heck kinda mouse is this?

Shotgun’s Video Kix Pix: Slot Car Drives Cat Silly SOCIAL BLURB: What the heck kinda mouse is this?

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Thanks, Internet: Darth Vader Voiced By George Castanza’s Dad

Thanks, Internet: Darth Vader Voiced By George Castanza’s Dad

This is a video edit of Darth Vader imagining the character voiced by Frank Castanza from Seinfeld. It’s pretty much the very reason the internet exists. 

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