GRAND RAPIDS, Michigan (Reuters) - Over cocktails and chocolate-covered strawberries, a group of west Michigan Republicans gathered at a Tudor-style home in Grand Rapids and vented frustrations with Congressman Justin Amash and his Tea Party tactics th...
Fired Up! Ready to Go! The Organizing for Action Michigan group held a meeting today in Grand Rapids to “Stand with Women.” Only five people showed up – and they’re all sitting.
Alfred Meyer of Physicians for Social Responsibility, travelling around and talking nuclear smack: His speaking tour … has taken him to Grand Rapids, Kalamazoo and South Haven. The final stop will be tonight in Ann Arbor. During his presentation, Mr. Show More Summary
Washington Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins spoke to a group of students at NorthPointe High School in Grand Rapids, Michigan last Friday and talked about gays in the NFL, MLive reports. Cousins said he would welcome a gay teammate to the...
Michigan city ready to do away with language that makes it illegal to intentionally annoy another person
A new vacation spot for America's most irritating people? After a 38-year ban, it's now OK to be annoying in Grand Rapids, Michigan. On the advice of the city attorney, the city has decided to axe an old statute that says "no person shall willfully annoy another person," MLive reports....
Welcome to Grand Rapids, Michigan, where the diverse array of cultural advantages now includes the right to willfully annoy the living shit out of any other human you may come across.
Now instead of telling your mouth-breathing cubicle-mate to “go to hell,” you can tell him to go to Grand Rapids. That’s because Grand Rapids, Michigan is about to nix a 38-year old city ban on being an irritating nitwit. The section...Show More Summary
Are you an obnoxious jerk who enjoys deliberately pissing people off? Well, good news: You are now legal in Grand Rapids, Michigan. The city has officially moved to decriminalize annoyingness. Under current city code, "no person shall willfully annoy another person" in Grand Rapids without facing consequences. Show More Summary
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — It's soon expected to be OK to be willfully annoying in Grand Rapids. The Grand Rapids Press reports (http://bit.ly/1cqxCRm ) that the City Commission is nixing a 38-year-old section of city code that states...Show More Summary
News and notes from around the interweb: Big bonus: The Southwest Airlines® Rapid Rewards® Premier Credit Card 50,000 point signup offer expires tomorrow. The bonus is worth $714 in Southwest award travel and is nearly halfway to ‘companion pass’ status. Show More Summary
(GRAND RAPIDS,MI) - Founders Brewing Co. announced today that it is expanding its distribution territory to include three new states:… The post Founders Brewing Enters Oklahoma, Louisiana and Arkansas appeared first on thefullpint.c...
The 12th Rapid Chess Tournament “Pet Dvojki” took place on 1st March in Krusevac, Serbia. 104 players participated in the 9-round Swiss event.The tournament is valid for the Grand Prix of Central Serbia Chess Federation.GM Branko Tadic...Show More Summary
It’s the final day of Women In Horror month here on Bloody-Disgusting and we got Jennifer Bartlett, vocalist of Grand Rapids, MI hardcore band Fine Fine Titans, to put together a list of her 5 Top Women In Horror! The list features some true gems,... Read More
Stanton Tang is stepping down from his post as news director of WZZM in Grand Rapids, Mich., to be closer to his family out West, mlive.com reports. WZZM president and general manager Janet Mason told mlive.com that Tang will stay with the station for the next few months. Show More Summary
How Open Systems Technologies has managed to preserve its culture in a time of rapid growth and expansion. If the Inc. 5000 had a Platinum Club, Open Systems Technologies would be a signature member. The Grand Rapids, Mich.-based IT consultancy has been named one of Americ's fastest-growing private companies for seven straight years. Show More Summary
A star-studded lineup of seminar speakers, over four acres of boats, fishing and hunting gear, outdoor accessories, travel destinations, family entertainment and featured attractions combine to make the Ultimate Sports Show–Grand Rapids, March 20 to...
Willie The Kid and Bronze Nazareth both originate from Grand Rapids, MI, and both represent the worldwide Wu-born swarm that is the Killa Beez, but their flight paths to this point are very divergent. While Willie The Kid’s older brother,...Show More Summary
A.V. Club fans might knows Grand Rapids band Stepdad for its theme song to Axe Cop, the popular web comic. The power pop group’s also had tracks featured on shows AVC-friendly shows like Weeds, Gossip Girl, and The Mindy Project. Now the group’s releasing a new EP, Strange Tonight, March 4, and The A.V. Show More Summary
(YouTube link) Musical instrument builder Tom Kaufmann shows us the JunkYard Music Box, a massive musical installation he took to ArtPrize 2012 in Grand Rapids, Michigan. It’s an “automated, human powered musical sculpture, made entirely...Show More Summary