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TODAY’S 4:20 FAIL – A LITTLE LESS THAN GODLY

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US coppers appear to have arrested “living god ” and opener of hell holes EA Koetting on drugs and weapons charges Inspector Knacker of the Washington County Drug Task Force stopped a man called Matthew Joseph Lawrence, 33 in the Bloomington area. He will face five third-degree felony counts for possession of drugs, one third-degree felony count of being restricted ... Read More »

‘Metallica Night’ to continue in 2015 for SF Giants fans

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During the past two baseball seasons, the San Francisco Giants have invited hometown heroes Metallica out to perform for the crowd at a specially designated Metallica Night, and that tradition will continue in 2015. “A huge congratulations to our hometown San Francisco Giants, winners of the 2014 World Series,” writes the band at its official site. “Just as the festivities ... Read More »

Jon Bon Jovi on Richie Sambora Returning

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Jon Bon Jovi insists he has “no hard feelings” for Richie Sambora following Sambora’s unceremonious departure from Bon Jovi. That doesn’t mean, however, that he’d be willing to welcome the guitarist back with open arms. Bon Jovi sat down for an interview, and explained his point of view regarding carrying on without his longtime musical partner: “There was no way ... Read More »

Robert Plant explains refusal to reunite with Led Zeppelin

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Robert Plant has taken some slings and arrows recently for refusing to reunite with Led Zeppelin, but he says his restless need to try new things actually traces back to before he ever met Jimmy Page. In fact, as Plant tells Sound Opinions, he’d worked with future Led Zeppelin bandmate John Bonham in an utterly uncompromising earlier group called the ... Read More »

FAN OF JOHN LENNON WITH A SPARE MILLION LAYING AROUND?

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A guitar belonging to the late Beatles singer John Lennon that was used in the recording session for “Paperback Writer” is expected to fetch up to £600,000 ($940,000) at an auction of rock ‘n’ roll memorabilia in London this weekend. Although lot 214 — Lennon’s Gretsch 6120 guitar – won’t come cheap, the buyer can rest-assured they have bought “one ... Read More »

TODAY’S 4:20 FAIL – THERE’S SUCH A THING AS “OVER-PREPPING”

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A 26-year-old St. Louis-area woman is dead after accidentally shooting herself in the head with the gun she bought to protect herself from anticipated Ferguson riots. According to CNN, Becca Campbell died on Friday night after a minor car accident resulted in a major gun accident. [Campbell’s boyfriend] told investigators that as they drove late Friday night, the victim waved ... Read More »