Sunday, February 11, 2018

The Kansas City Sunday Link Stand

Tonight we draw inspiration from the legacy of KB and take a look at some of the more important news stories today . . .

Kansas City Kitty Time

Shelter looks for foster homes ahead of 'kitten season'

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - With the end of winter in sight, a new season is on the horizon. It's not just spring though. Kitten season is right around the corner. From early spring to early fall, local animal shelters see an influx of kittens - often receiving multiple litters a day.

TKC Fun Fact: All Of These Candidates COMBINED Have Only Raised HALF As Much Money As The Incumbent

Packed House Hears Kansas 3rd District Congressional Candidates Challenging Yoder

If you want to know how much interest there is in the race for Rep. Kevin Yoder's congressional seat, you got a pretty good idea at a candidate forum Sunday afternoon. Some 500 people packed the sanctuary at Congregation Beth Torah in Overland Park to hear the five Democrats and one Libertarian running for Yoder's seat.

Hoopz Covers The Swimsuit Issue

I'm a feminist. Don't police me or Sports Illustrated's nude photos for #MeToo

Please, ladies, stop with the pearl-clutching over Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue 's #MeToo spread. Often dismissed as soft porn and nicknamed the sexploitation issue, every year Sports Illustrated teases its annual special edition. And folks get big mad and talk about family values and the safety of women.

KCMO Strip Club Cold Case

Victim's family offers reward in search for shooter outside Temptations night club

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- On Jan. 28, a young man was shot and killed outside a Crossroads gentleman's club. Now, his family is asking for any help to bring his killer to justice. FOX4's Sherae Honeycutt sat down with a family still shocked at his death. The shooting happened around 3:15 a.m.

Mobile Phone Newsflash

At 22, she went undercover at a Kansas school. She says 'sexting' is much more common

Nicolette, 22, was one of seven young adults who went undercover at a Kansas High School as part of a new A&E TV series, " Undercover High." Nicolette - a former teen mom - and the other adults in their twenties spent the spring 2017 semester as "students" at Topeka's Highland Park High School.

Show-Me A Celebration Of Carbs

Missouri bill would mark official day for sliced bread

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. * Missouri lawmakers are considering whether to mark an official day to celebrate sliced bread. A bill pending in the state House would designate July 7 as Missouri Sliced Bread Day. Supporters say the bill is needed to promote tourism in the northern Missouri city of Chillicothe, where the first commercially sliced bread was sold on July 7, 1928.

Possibly The Least Interesting Thing Happening At The Courthouse Right Now

Four decades in office? Jackson County needs term limits for elected officials

Corruption at the Jackson County courthouse is out of control. Reform is necessary. Here's a place to start: Jackson County voters should impose a two-term, eight-year limit on how long members of the legislature and the county executive can serve. Yes, term limits are not a panacea for all that ails the county, or any government.

And this is the OPEN THREAD for tonight . . .


Anonymous said...

According to the Star, the biggest problem at the courthouse is the lack of term limits? ha ha ha ha ha

Anonymous said...

Frank white is the biggest problem in Jackson County. Let's vote him out!

Anonymous said...

Term limits are unconstitutional & undemocratic.

Anonymous said...

Sidie 2018!