Friday, June 02, 2017


Hottie Gemma is a fitness babe movie star but we still admire her modeling goodness which inspires tonight's collection of all the important Kansas City mainstream media news links that's a bit more important than social media junk content or the hopelessly clogged news sites. Take a look:

Kansas City Artsy Guide

First Friday tonight: Crossroads Flock Party, a last Late Show opening, a Patrick Schmidt takeover and other attractions

If tonight's First Friday seems more crowded than usual, well, it is - thanks to the annual Crossroads Flock Party, which takes over the intersection of 19th Street and Wyandotte from 5 to 11 p.m. June 2.

Rock Chalk Internets Low Wage

Where Amazon pays warehouse workers the most and least - Kansas City Business Journal

Pay for Amazon warehouse workers at its facilities in Kansas come in on the low end among U.S. warehouses, according to the company's job postings. Amazon is offering warehouse workers in Kansas a starting wage that comes in toward the bottom of those in other U.S.

Public Radio ObamaCare Argument

Olathe Native And Former Medicare-Medicaid Official: GOP Health Bill Poses Threats To Families

Olathe native Tim Gronniger served as a top official with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services under the Obama administration. Currently a non-resident fellow at the Brookings Institution in Washington, he also was a senior adviser for health care policy at the White House Domestic Policy Council, a senior staff member for Rep.

Realization After Red-State For 50-Years???

Editorial: Kansas Democrats are risking irrelevance

Democrats in the Kansas Legislature are playing a dangerous game. Their Republican colleagues - now split between newly elected moderates and more veteran conservatives - remain unable to reach a compromise on tax and spending policies that would cover a two-year, $900 million budget shortfall. That makes the Legislature's Democratic faction relevant.

Local Investigation Cont'd

KCMO police search for vehicle in connection with homicide

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Kansas City police are looking for a homicide victim's missing vehicle. At 12:55 p.m. on Thursday, officers were called to the 10500 block of E. 45th Place on a body. When officers arrived, they found a woman dead in a residence.

Kansas City Weekend Forecast

Joe's Weather Blog: Lazy summer pattern this weekend (FRI-6/2)

Good expected a little warmer and a bit more humid today as June is starting to feel like June, at least during the afternoon. The morning though was pretty pleasant for a few hours and that will be the case over the next few days as well.

Big-Time Off-Season Savings!!!

Surprise: Chiefs cut Maclin

How's this for a June surprise: the Kansas City Chiefs are cutting Jeremy Maclin. It's official. This is certainly a surprise but talk of cutting Maclin wasn't unheard of this offseason. He was...

Hipster Guide To The Crossroads

June 2017 First Friday Weekend Radar!

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1 Comment:

Anonymous said...

"Where Amazon pays warehouse workers the most and least - Kansas City Business Journal"

That is why they are called unskilled workers. Want to name your price? Just get the skills. Want to make the minimum? Just learn how to stuff boxes. Pretty simple.