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Weekend Box Office Report: ‘Insurgent’ Can’t Beat ‘Divergent’ Opening

What does a movie studio want out of its sequels? Is a sequel a failure if it simply matches its predecessor or does it need to make more money? That’s the big question that’s swirling around Insurgent, which made almost exactly as much as Divergent did one year ago. Seriously: there’s only a $500,000 difference in their opening weekends. So is Insurgent a success or a disappointment?

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Category: Articles, Movies
The best ice cream in Quincy, Illinois
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Who Has the Best Ice Cream in the Quincy Area? [Poll]

Spring has finally arrived! Which means warmer weather, which means before long we'll all be screaming for ice cream! Let's have some fun and see who has the best ice cream or frozen yogurt in the area.

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Ethan Miller, Getty Images
Ethan Miller, Getty Images

Funny YouTube Videos from Around the Tri-States

YouTube is full of fun and quirky videos, and many of them were made right here in our area. We decided to randomly search YouTube for local town names, just to see what would come up. Here are a few videos we found.

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Mark Twain Statue - Hannibal, Missouri
Kurt Parsons

‘USA Hannibal MO 1981′ YouTube Video Shows Retro Footage of America’s Hometown

I was searching for videos about Hannibal on YouTube, and came across something that I thought was pretty interesting. This video, called 'USA Hannibal MO 1981' shows a good bit of Hannibal from over 30 years ago.

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Lighthouse - Hannibal, Missouri

10 Fun Facts About Quincy/Hannibal That Will Make You Say ‘I Didn’t Know That!’

It's always fun to learn new facts that make you say "I didn't know that!" Here are some interesting pieces of trivia about Quincy and Hannibal that might surprise you.

Destiny's Child at the Oakley Lindsay Center
Kurt Parsons

What Was the Best Concert Ever Held in the Quincy/Hannibal Area?

Do you remember seeing REO Speedwagon at the Riverfront Amphitheater in Hannibal? What about Destiny's Child at the Oakley Lindsay Center, or Styx at Quincy Raceways? Let's look back at some of the best concerts the Quincy/Hannibal area has hosted over the decades!

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Craig Pitman, ThinkStock
Craig Pitman, ThinkStock

The Brat Pack, Almost Totally 80s Band, Performing April 11 in Springfield

We've been doing Throwback Thursdays on Y101 for the past several weeks. It's been a fun way to play some music that we haven't had on the radio in years. Most of our listeners seem to dig it (throwback phrase!). If you're a fan of the Throwback Thursday music - which we refuse to call "oldies" - here's a concert coming to the state capital you might enjoy.

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Christophe Testi, ThinkStock
Christophe Testi, ThinkStock

Could You Use An Extra $100,000? The Everybody Wins Mega Raffle is Back!

The Everybody Wins Mega Raffle is back again, so get your ticket today!

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New Netflix Instant Releases: April 2015

It’s that time again! Netflix is adding a bunch of new titles to their streaming service in April for your viewing pleasure, including Marvel’s new Daredevil series, but that’s not all. There are some great titles on this list, from old classics to new favorites, and a few gems for you to discover. New additions include Noah and Hot Fuzz, as well as a few of last year’s best horror films. Read on for your guide to the new releases hitting Netflix Instant in April.

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Kraft, YouTube

Kraft Recalls 6.5 Million Boxes of Mac and Cheese

Bad news for adults too lazy to cook and parents of kids who are picky eaters.

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