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Meet Quirky Rachel Bloom, Lead Of Crazy Ex-Girlfriend

By Maria Benjamin, CW50 Intern Rachel Bloom is the leading lady in CW50’s new fall show CRAZY EX-GIRLFRIEND. Bloom is a writer on Adult Swim and has an amazing voice that she showcases on her Youtube channel. […]

06/26/2015

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Misha Collins and Friends Officially Break World Record for Hugs

If you’re familiar with SUPERNATURAL, then you know Castiel played by Misha Collins. You might not know that he hosts a yearly online scavenger hunt that encourages silliness. The hunt is called GISHWHES, short for the Greatest International Scavenger Hunt […]

06/16/2014

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The CW50 Street Team Gets Mechanical at Steamtopia!

What exactly does it mean to be a steampunk? The CW50 Street Team visited Steamtopia to find out! Held at the Double Tree Hotel in Dearborn, the event brought together local and traveling ‘steampunks’ for a convention dedicated solely to the culture.

06/16/2014

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BLOG: Youmacon Anime Convention Thrives And Why You Should Get Onboard

Youmacon is one of the fastest growing anime conventions in North America. For the past several years it has brought thousands of people to downtown Detroit. This year it ran from October 31st to November 3rd.

11/07/2013

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Smart Robots And A Fire Breathing Dragon At Maker Faire Detroit 2013

The Henry Ford brought the Maker Faire back to Detroit for another crazy year of fun.

07/29/2013

14 = Summer Glau was on 14 episodes of cult favorite show "Firefly." (credit: Frank Ockenfels/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank)

Summer Glau By The Numbers

Summer Glau has gone from ballerina to blockbuster actress. In the coming months she will be joining CW50’s Arrow. To learn a bit more about her we’ve found some interesting numbers attached to her name.

07/29/2013

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Tweets Of The Week: Renewals, Previews And Motivational Tyra

Don’t follow all the CW stars on twitter? Don’t have a twitter? That’s okay! Here are some of the best CW stars’ tweets from the past week.

07/05/2013

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CW Stars’ Tweets Of The Week

The CW has some exciting new shows coming out in the fall and bringing some old favorites back. While the new episodes aren’t available yet you can keep up with what’s going on via twitter.

06/23/2013

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Maker Faire Coming Back For Another Year

The Maker Faire is returning to The Henry Ford. Since 2010, more than 40,000 people have attended this two-day, family friendly festival.

06/21/2013

26 = the total number of tracks on Brady's two albums.

Wayne Brady By The Numbers

Getting excited for the new season of “Whose Line is it Anyway?” Find out how many points Wayne Brady earned and some of his other numbers.

06/17/2013

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