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6 Reasons the U.S. Economy Needs Memorial Day

I'm all about celebrating Memorial Day for the right reasons-to honor our brave men and women who have fallen while serving our country, but jumpstarting the American economy right now seems like a pretty good idea too. Whatever you are doing on this American holiday-be safe, and thank a soldier or veteran for their sacrifice and service.

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Wild Last Lap Crash Snatches Indy Victory From Rookie [Video]

To be leading the Indy 500 with 499.75 miles complete is really something special. To blow that lead, that victory, that opportunity on the last lap is truly what the agony of defeat is all about. J.R. Hildebrand knows that feeling. He still managed to limp across the finish line second. This will be a sports moment that will go down in history.

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Say “Thank You” To A Soldier

 This is the greatest country in the world, and let me say THANK YOU to everyone who has ever worn a uniform to serve our country. God Bless America...and from my family-SEMPER FI!!

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Where Should We Park At Bayou Country Superfest?

You've got your tickets, you packed some sun screen right? You are ready for Bayou Country Superfest today and Sunday in Baton Rouge. Now before you take off across the basin and head East. Where should you park at Bayou Country Superfest? Hey don't forget to send us pictures or post your pictures on our Facebook Fan Page!

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Where Is Your App Going To Be This Weekend?

Have you tried the greatest radio application for smart phones ever? It's called radioPupand you can download it directly from this website right now! This App let's you listen to 973 The Dawg where ever you happen to be, on the beach in Florida, riding the rides at the Cajun Heartland State Fair or anywhere! Take a picture and post it on our Facebook page, we've got something special for the most interesting picture submitted by Tuesday morning!

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8 Great Summer Vacation Movies [VIDEOS]

While summer doesn't officially start until June 21, Memorial Day marks the unofficial beginning to the hottest season at the movies.

Summer loses some of its meaning when you're an adult, since it no longer comes with a moths-long break from the grind.

Nevertheless, we can all still enjoy a good movie about summer vacations. After the jump, check out eight of our favorites.

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Pink Pork Is It Okay To Eat?

A delicious stuffed pork roast or grilled pork loin, now that sounds like Memorial Day heaven to me. Pork for the longest time we have been told you really need to cook it until it is totally done. Is that really true? To me a beef steak taste best when it's a little pink, but what about pork. Is pink pork okay to eat? 

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9 Surprising Truths About Sunscreen: How To Protect Your Skin

Sunscreen, I would say we are all in agreement it's a good thing to have and to use. A lot of us prefer to sport a golden tan but is that the healthiest thing for us to be wearing? One thing is for certain this Memorial Day Weekend a lot of us are going to be outside in the sun. What you don't know about sun screen could harm your children and be very unhealthy for you too.

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Traffic Cameras Up On I-10 And I-49

OK, if you're making plans to travel for the upcoming Memorial Day weekend, you can now check out traffic on your computer before you even hit the road! AWESOME.

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Top Five Things to Do on Memorial Day In Lafayette – Bruce’s Picks

School is over and vacations are about to start; it is Memorial Day! For a lot of people that means the first trip to the beach, the smell of charcoal in the pit and most importantly a time to remember the reason for Memorial Day

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