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Weird Al Comes Up With Another Gem, Learn Your Grammer

I love Weird Al Yankovic, both when I was a kid and now as an adult, he still makes me laugh. Since, he is visual too, the computer animation works so well for him. He is releasing songs from his new album "Manditory Fun". He says he wants to come up with videos for his whole album.

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(Photo by Michael Bradley/Getty Images)
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Annual Park Point Sandmodeling Contest and Water Safety Expo Today At Park Point

Park Point will be host to a couple of events today that you can take part of or just go to enjoy. The Annual Sandmodeling Contest, and the Water Safety Expo. There will also be some staff from the YMCA to lead with some activities like tug of war, water balloon games, and a treasure hunt. Here's the times for the fun....

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Can You Guess the Most Popular First Dance Wedding Song? [VIDEOS]

At last, we know the most popular first dance wedding songs.

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Phil Walter
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Are Sky Lanterns Safe? Some Lawmakers Want To Ban The Use Of These Popular Devices

The other night a neighbor to the south of me was lighting and sending sky lanterns into the sky.  As they floated and drifted over my house I started thinking about the safety of these devices that have become popular over the last few years.  It also made me think back to a reception I was at a few years ago where one of these lanterns got stuck in a tree - still burning.

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Chris Allen
Chris Allen
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Sometimes You Get More For Your Money With Kids

It's just me and Sam at home and we have been trying to do "boys" stuff. Sam has been making suggestions. Sometimes when you have time off you want to fix stuff or clean stuff, and that's what I was doing when Sam said, "Daddy, when do we do something fun!!??"

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(Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)
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The Top Ten Coolest Towns in Minnesota

According to an article in highwayhighlights.com, Minnesota has some pretty great towns. I agree, and it must have been a difficult task to narrow a long list of qualifying towns down to ten.

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Thank Your Parents For Taking You Places, Here’s Why

I've learned this a couple of times, and know it to be true. I took JJ and Sam to Disney World, Lego World, and several other fish and kiddie hang outs. Most recently I took Sam to The Mighty Thomas Shows. When I was at Disney, I called my Aunt Lynn, Mom and Dad and thanked them for taking me to all the fairs and parks that they did when we were kids.

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(Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
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Charge Your Phone Or Don’t Fly, Says TSA

When I first read this news I was outraged, then I saw the reason, I calmed down but is this law a bit too much? You decide. The U.S. Transportation Security Administration has announced that flights coming back to America will not allow devices that are not fully charged.

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Jeff Frey and associates
Jeff Frey and associates
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Listen To The Re-Broadcast Of Grandma’s Marathon, Re-Live The Record Breaking Day

You're invited to join ESPN Radio 560 WEBC AM this July 4th starting at 11 am central time to hear the exciting broadcast the way it was presented on June 21st. Hear the record being broken all over again.

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Photographer: Igor Balasanov
Credit Photographer: Igor Balasanov
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Do You Know When Someone is Flirting With You?

That sounds like sort of a dumb question right? Not really, recent statistics say most people were good at figuring out when their partners were not flirting -- they got this right around 80 percent of the time. But when it came to detecting when their partners actually were flirting, men got it right around 36 percent of the time. Women picked out the flirters around 18 percent of the time according to an article in the Huffington Post.

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Rosamund Parkinson
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Make Summer Better With Frugal Backyard Tips; More Than 50 Ideas To Try Soon

I've got to be honest:  I don't think I would try a single one of these ideas myself, even though they are pretty creative.  While researching a different topic, I recently found a list of ways to think outside the box and re purpose items you already have around the house.  This list of more than 50 backyard "life hacks" features something for everyone:  from kids to entertaining, gardening to landscaping.

Whether or not you actually use any of these ideas, the list itself can be a useful idea starter for your own backyard.

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(Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)
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Jimmy Fallon and Govenor Chris Christie Gettin in the Groove [VIDEO]

Whether you like Chris Christie's politics or not, you have to give him credit for getting on live television and gettin down with Jimmy Fallon last night. I first saw the video and laughed my self silly. He's taken a lot of grief over his weight the past couple years, and isn't afraid to poke fun at himself.

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