Possibly the beginning of the end . . .
CNN: Melania Trump - 'I'm the most bullied person on the world'
MarketWatch: U.S. stocks close lower as Dow drops nearly 1,400 points in 2 days
Vanity Fair: Even Fox News Is Tired of Trump’s Rallies. The president isn’t the ratings draw he once was.
Closer to home, these news links inspire our sympathy, ire and fear as well:
Kansas City Internets Lesson In Fear
Administrators with the Kansas City Public Schools learned of an online threat to "shoot up" Northeast High School on Thursday. Ray Weikel, of KCPS, said district officials and the Kansas City Police Department learned of a threat to the school that was posted on Facebook.
Suburban Gangland Redux
LENEXA, KS (KCTV) -- A notorious bunch of crooks known as the felony lane gang may be back in town. The Lenexa police said there were a number of car break-ins on Thursday morning at the parking lot at Sad-Ko-Par Trails Park and All American Indoor Sports.
Yet Another Renaissance
Golden Ghetto Democracy Secured???
OLATHE, Kan. -- Johnson County's Election Office has received state and federal approval to use upgraded software for the November election, hoping to prevent another massive delay in reporting results. In the August primary, election results weren't available until the morning after Election Day. Johnson County election officials blamed the software for the delay.
Tragic Crash Charges
Man booked in Overland Park hit-and-run crash that killed two men
Nasty JoCo Yogi Allegations
Parkville yoga teacher sentenced to 10 years for child molestation
KCK Po-po Corruption Charges
KANSAS CITY, KS (KCTV) -- We're just now getting a first look an explosive lawsuit against the city of Kansas City, Kansas, which accuses the city and its police department of allowing its officers to abuse their power, plant evidence, and use sex to control the outcome of major cases.
Exburb Reptile Captured
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And this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .