Friday, May 05, 2017

Kansas City Cinco De Mayo First Friday Links

Hottie Fernanda and her Latina superstar body of Internets work starts this morning celebration of local news before the Mexican drink-a-thon beings. Take a peek:

Budding Kansas City Haxorz Talk

Advice For May Gardening In Kansas City, And The Social Science Of Hacking

Are all those April showers making your May flowers feel a little soggy? Today, we get tips for late-spring gardening from the Kansas City Community Gardens. Also, we speak with Kevin Mitnick about how hackers can use digital know-how and social engineering to work their way into your computer.

The Local Healthcare Slap Fight

Health care vote splits Kansas City, the nation

They are both small-business owners living miles apart. But like much of the nation this week, Doug Furnell and Trisha Tataryn are split over the vote Thursday by the U.S. House of Representatives to scrap and replace the Affordable Care Act. In Louisburg, Kan., Furnell, the 55-year-old owner of 10-employee Western Metal Co., is heartened.

Another Local Car In The Drink

Police called to search Shawnee Mission Lake after car reportedly ended up in the water

Police called to search Shawnee Mission Lake after car reportedly ended up in the water Police aren't sure if anyone was in the vehicle at the time Authorities are searching Shawnee Mission Lake after a car was seen in the water there Thursday night.

Local Blaze Aftermath

Crews respond to fire at 27th and McGee

Fire crews had to put out a fire at a building that was being demolished at 27th and McGee on Thursday afternoon.

More KCK Gunfire Deets

Shooting in KCK leaves victim critically injured

KANSAS CITY, Kan. -- KCK police are investigating a serious shooting that happened late Thursday afternoon. Officers rushed to 9th and Gilmore and found a man shot in the head. KCKPD says the man has a life-threatening injury. The victim's name hasn't been released and no information has come out about a motive for the shooting.

Meth Town Metro Runaround

Man with more than $50k in warrants arrested after chase through Kansas City

Independence Police initiated that chase and deployed a GPS tracker. The KCMO Helicopter spotted that driver and saw him remove that GPS device.

McTavish Makes His Weekend List

6 Legendary Things To Do In Kansas City This Weekend

Simply put, legends last. Demonstrating such qualifying staying power this weekend are entertainments whose appeal has persisted for decades, even centuries - from a veteran country-music king holding court to an ancient Egyptian-inspired soap opera updated for modern audiences. So in 10, 50 or 100 years, what seemingly momentary allures might still be enjoyed by the masses?

Alternative Plans From The Pitch

X's John Doe on the band's timeless music, ahead of its show at Knuckleheads Friday

John Doe has been many things in his life: writer, actor, poet. But he's likely best known for X, the long-running SoCal punk band in which he sings with Exene Cervenka, and plays bass alongside guitarist Billy Zoom and drummer DJ Bonebrake.

For today and forevermore the song of THIS day is WAR - CINCO DE MAYO and this is the OPEN THREAD for the early morning . . .


Anonymous said...

Are her breasts real?

Anonymous said...

6:02, if they're fake it was money well spent.

Anonymous said...

John Doe was outstanding in Road House.