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Feedback At 5:00-Remembering Betty Ford

A remarkable lady and a remarkable life. People who admired of were inspired by Betty Ford are remembering the former First Lady as someone who was never afraid to speak her mind. At a time when many kept cancer quiet, she openly talked about her battle with breast cancer. She also started the Betty Ford Clinic after revealing her own…

Feedback at 5:00 — “Good Sports”

Last night, thousands of hockey fans hit the streets of Montreal to celebrate a Game 7 victory in the Stanley Cup playoffs. But then things got ugly. Police had to use tear gas on some fans who were looting businesses. In tonight's “Feedback at 5:00,” we are looking at the flip-side. What are some of the best forms of sportsmanship…

Feedback at 5:00 — “Banning Alcohol Energy Drinks”

The Michigan Liquor Control Commission is moving to ban the sale of alcohol energy drinks in the state. The commission says drink manufacturers will be told about the ban through an order that will take effect 30 days once it's issued. They argue the drinks should not be on Michigan shelves until there is more research done by the federal…

Traverse City Comedy Festival Looking For Feedback

With talk of a successful Comedy Festival this weekend in Traverse City, organizers are now focusing on the feedback. Selling 12,000 tickets this weekend made for plenty of sold out shows and it wasn't just the visitors smiling. Many businesses in town reported positive numbers. Organizers say for the most part, they received rave reviews. But they want to make…

Feedback at 5:00 — Tax Returns

Taxpayers have about a month and a half before this year's deadline to file your taxes. Procrastinators, take note: the IRS says your return is considered filed on time if the envelope is addressed and postmarked no later than April 15, 2010. Have you done your taxes yet, or do you wait until the last minute? If you have already…