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Photo by Andy CApwell

Have You Ever Seen A GEM Car?

Last month Randy McCoy and myself were in Skowhegan for a 'Bee A Country Star' qualifying round at the Blue Moon Lounge. We both saw something that we've never seen before.

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Justin Sullivan, Getty Images
Justin Sullivan, Getty Images

Maine Gas Prices Drop This Week

Good news for Mainers heading to camp, the beach or even to work! It's going to cost you a little less to get there. Gas prices in Maine dropped two cents per gallon this past week to an average of $3.72, that's according to the website gasbuddy.com.

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Sean Gallup, Getty Images
Sean Gallup, Getty Images

A Maine Grandmother Is Kayaking To Guatemala

Deb Walter, a 63-year-old grandmother, from the central Maine town of Troy is embarking on a journey of a lifetime.

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Boyhood Review
Richard Linklater

‘Boyhood’ Review

Every film is a cultural artifact. As singular works of art, movies are their own self-contained contributions to popular culture, but their often essential inclusion of things like music, fashion, and slang within their own narratives puts them into a unique space – art wrapped around art, culture enveloped in culture. It’s why even bad period-set films are so fun to watch, as seeing canny cultural representations is almost always amusing, if not a bit intriguing. Blame it on nostalgia, shared memory, or even a good old-fashioned affection for otherwise forgotten pop culture snippets, but movies that work hard to accurately depict a time period or an era always have an extra it of built-in entertainment.

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YouTube

It May Not Look Like It, But This Guy Does a Perfect Girl Voice

It may not look like it, but this guy can do a perfect girl voice.

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YouTube

Who Knew Holding a Sign Could Be So Entertaining?

We've all seen those guys standing on the corner holding big signs for even bigger blowout sales. You've probably not paid too much attention to them, while silently saying a prayer that you don't have to do something so mindless.

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Dolly Parton Tour - Auckland

Dolly Parton’s Namesake Lost Dog Finds a Happy Ending

The lost dog Dolly Parton nearly took home as a souvenir from the Glastonbury Festival is going home.

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Chris McGrath, Getty Images
Chris McGrath, Getty Images

Human Arm Found in Front Yard in New York

A man in Hempstead, New York found a severed arm on his front lawn on Wednesday afternoon. He said he smelled something earlier in the day but thought it was garbage. When he saw the arm, he almost passed out.

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Christopher Polk, Getty Iamges

Keith Urban Hologram Performance

Keith Urban premiered a hologram show in Sydney, Australia. Fans had to take a double take to make sure it was Keith himself. Fans even got the opportunity to sing along side Keith’s hologram. Here it is:

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And the Most Expensive Place to Get a Haircut in America Is… [POLL]

They may take a little off the top, but they'll definitely take a lot from your wallet.

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