Thursday, November 09, 2017

The Kansas City Thursday Morning Smile

We start #TBT with classic Jordan and her throw pillow hotness along with all of these Kansas City MSM links . . . Get comfy and take a look:

Talking Kansas City Art & Other Disasters

Architect Of Bloch Building Ten Years On, And An Onslaught Of 'Megafires'

When the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art opened the Bloch Building, its "lens" architecture was so different from the existing museum that many didn't see how the two could stand side by side. Today, the architect of the addition, Steven Holl, talks about returning to his building ten years later.

Moose Going Away Present

Royals' Mike Moustakas named Players Choice American League Comeback Player of the Year

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Kansas City Royals third baseman Mike Moustakas has been named the Players Choice American League Comeback Player of the Year. The MLB gave Moustakas the award Wednesday night at the Players Choice Awards on MLB Network. It's the second time the third baseman has been recognized for his record-setting season.

Helping KCMO Po'Folk Lighten Up

KCPL and Harvesters hand out light bulbs to people struggling with basic needs

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- KCPL and Harvesters are partnering for the fourth time to distribute light bulbs. 'The Harvesters Pantries' targets families who need help with basic needs, including utilities and food. The LED bulbs will help them to stretch limited resources to meet other needs. "It is definitely unexpected.

Talking With KCK Noob

Meet KCK Mayor-Elect David Alvey

He's new to politics, but not to Kansas City, Kansas.

KCPD Top Cop Conversation

The Star's Editorial Board with KC Police Chief Rick Smith

Kansas City Police Chief Rick Smith talked with Star editorial board members Colleen McCain Nelson and Dave Helling on Facebook Live Nov. 8, 2017, about his first months on the job and his efforts to reduce violent crime. In this clip, Chief Smith spoke about Kansas City's gun culture and personal responsibility.

Golden Ghetto Teen Angst Arrest

Police presence stepped up at Blue Valley High after threat made

The police presence at Blue Valley High School was stepped up Thursday after a threat was made over social media.

JoPo Considers Hoz

Can Eric Hosmer field? - Joe Blogs - Medium

Every year since 2006 - wow, I cannot believe it has been that long - I have been a voter for the Fielding Bible Awards. The awards were invented by John Dewan and friends all those years ago because they were totally into baseball defense ... and like everyone else they really disliked the Gold Gloves.

Kansas City Sweater Weather

Frigid 40's hanging around through Friday

Keep an eye on the chance for rain on Veterans Day.

Johnnie Taylor - Just the One (I've Been Looking For) is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .


Anonymous said...

The nelson will be getting put put golf soon so thank you Mr Block.

Anonymous said...

Man, I thought it was just the one picture they ran through the entire election cycle, but no. Our horse-faced top cop is just that. Poor guy. We really needed a take-no-crap tough top cop willing to confront the major violent crime shift from the ghetto to areas populated by normal, civil people.

Anonymous said...


When I walked in on Jordan astride a pillow and said I knew exactly what she needed, she told me not to get a big head. I told her it was too late for that!!!

Anonymous said...

And then she called the cops, and I'm now the girlfriend of a 300 lb. Black Guy named Omar.

Anonymous said...

There's nothing really wrong with the Block Buildings except location.

If they had torn down that "Hot Springs" Hotel just south of the Kemper Art Museum and built them there, they'd have harmonized and would have been a real asset to the City, instead of something that engenders a "WHAT THE HELL IS THAT?" response from the unprepared who first see them now.

Anonymous said...

Do the cops have a weight control program.

Anonymous said...

I know that cop and he has always been that big.