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Hey 'Harry Potter' Fans, You Can Now Attend Wizarding School

Nerd fantasies are coming true. I'm not knocking it, I want to go too! There's going to be a Hogwarts inspired school next May. It lasts 4 days and will be based on activities in the first book. Unfortunately it is in France, and you have to speak fluent French to go. -Mike Draup Photo: USA Today
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VIDEO: The Chicago Cubs And Bill Murray On 'Saturday Night Live'

Aside from the election, the Chicago Cubs winning the world series was the biggest story of the week. And that was reflected on Saturday Night Live. What did the team do? They sang of course. Wait, what? And SNL alum Bill Murray joined them. -Mike Draup Photo: USA Today
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The Other Reason Cubs Fans Are Doing Jager Shots Today

Ninety-year-old Chicago Cubs fan Dorothy Farrell had the time of her life at The World Series, and one thing she told everyone, when the Cubs win, you take a shot of Jäger. Needless to say, fans everywhere have taken her advice and are posting their celebrity shots in honor of Dorothy today. [email protected]
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Chicago Cubs Fans Partying Like It's 1908

It was like a movie. Two teams with great stories. Extra innings. A freakin' rain delay in extra innings. And in the end the Chicago Cubs ended their 108-year wait to win another World Series. The Cubs beat theCleveland Indians 8-7 in 10 innings. If there were any more innings we would have seen a...
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Couple Fighting Over Cubs Tickets In Divorce Court

Well ... it IS pretty exciting. Court documents say a suburban mom this week submitted an "Emergency Petition For World Series Tickets" to see Game 4 Saturday against the Cleveland Indians. A judge's order says the tickets for Saturday are held by Nancy Riddle's estranged husband and fellow Cubs...
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2016 Chicago Cubs World Series Predicted In This 1993 Yearbook

Now this is impressive. A guy who graduated from high school in 1993 accurately predicted the Cubs would be in the World Series this year. The post has been confirmed in multiple copies of the yearbook, so it doesn't seem like this is a Photoshop hoax! -Mike Draup Photo: USA Today
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Meet The Man Who Made $2.5 Million Off The World Series

His name is "Vegas" Dave Oancea (of course) and he started his career as a professional gambler by taking out a $10,000 student loan, going straight to Vegas, and putting it all on red. This is not a great "go to college" story to tell the youth of America. Dave says, "It hit, and I turned the 10...
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'The One Where Chandler Dies'

Friends has been off the air for what, 12 years now? But fans still love to overthink the show. Now there's a new 16-minute supercut with a very different story for the group - "The One Where Chandler Dies." No, I didn't watch the whole thing - who has time for that1?! (Yes, I totally did.) -Mike...
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The Great Steak Football Bet Gone Wrong

I don't follow college football that closely but I follow terrible bets! Apparently no one expected the University of Michigan to blow out Rutgers during Saturday night's football game—least of all the Ann Arbor location of Ruth's Chris Steak House. They offered fans a percentage off of their meals...
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Tiger Woods Returning To PGA Golf

After being out for over a year, Tiger Woods will return to the PGA Tour next week at the Safeway Open in Napa, California. He has suffered several injuries and has required surgeries over the last few years, so people are excited to see how well he'll play. -Mike Draup Photo: USA Today
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