When we first started this blog, hottie Marisa was at the zenith of her international modeling career, now her sponsorship opportunities are a bit more realistic but still important . . .
Maxim: Former Maxim Cover Girl Marisa Miller Is Natty Light's Sexy New Spokesmodel
Closer to home we share some of these refreshing local news items . . .
Show-Me Love: Kansas City Lady Political Renaissance Spreads!!!
Metropolitan centers like Kansas City aren't the only places in Missouri where Trump's election has inspired women to run for higher office
A month after the 2016 election, I wrote a Pitch story about how much Mexico, Missouri, a smallish town in the north-central part of the state, had changed since I left there as a young person. Many people back in Mexico read the piece as a direct personal attack on them.
City College Kangaroo Visionaries
Researchers at the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine landed $1.937 million to develop a way to treat patients with end-stage glaucoma. The five-year grant from the National Institutes of Health will support principal investigator Karl Kador's research on ways to restore vision to patients with glaucoma and other eye disorders.
The Guv Court Fights Cont'd
ST. LOUIS * A former FBI agent who investigated invasion of privacy charges against Gov. Eric Greitens refused to answer questions in a deposition Thursday, leading defense lawyers to call for witnesses and evidence linked to the investigator to be excluded from the case.
Show-Me Doggie Hate
The owners of a playful pup in southwest Missouri are wondering why someone drew a swastika on the dog's forehead. Tracey Howard, of Crane, says her dog, Sadie, wandered away from their home this week. When another woman, Sami Gilbert, found Sadie along the side of a road, she captured the dog so she could return her to her owners.
Rock Chalk History Returns
LAWRENCE - In May of 1955, a Kansas rancher on horseback was checking on cows and calves near a dry "pasture ditch" that ran through his land in Ottawa County. In a gully, he spotted something strange - fragments of unusual bone embedded in a rock.
Fanboy Hype For Today
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Happy NFL Draft Day! Tonight, young football players will hear their names called and their lives are changed forever. Kansas City officials are hoping to hear their names called, too... in a few weeks. Kansas City is one of five finalist cities with a bid in to host the NFL draft in 2019 or 2020.
And this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .