Thursday, November 08, 2018

Kansas City Thursday Night News Collection

J-Lo is 49-years-old and still holding things together nicely in all respects. A reminder:

Vogue: This Is How Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez Do Corporate Couple’s Style

AOL: Leah Remini recalls slapping her friend Jennifer Lopez onscreen

Billboard: Bad Bunny and Jennifer Lopez Release Tropical 'Te Guste' Trailer

Closer to home, we've giving our taco-flavored kisses to these news links:

Kansas City Drama Cont'd

MET cofounder Bob Paisley has resigned as president of the theater's board

Last week, The Pitch published a hard look at Metropolitan Ensemble Theatre, where many former actors and technicians described uncomfortable working conditions during the Kansas City company's productions. Today arrives word that MET cofounder Bob Paisley has resigned from his post as board president.

Honcho Picks Up Sticks

Former Sprint CEO offers Mission Hills home for sale at $10.55M - Kansas City Business Journal

With 5 bedrooms and 6 bathrooms, the 12,360-square-foot home doesn't fall short on swanky amenities. Take a look at more than two dozen photos of former Sprint CEO Marcelo Claure's immaculate estate, which is currently the most expensive home on the market.

Show-Me Druggie Consequences

K2 blamed for more than a dozen overdose cases in Columbia, MO

Police say a type of synthetic marijuana, possibly laced with dangerous narcotics or even rat poison, is to blame for more than dozen overdose cases in Columbia.

Obamacare Comeback In Kansas???

GOP Kansas state legislator: Medicaid expansion now 'foregone conclusion'

A Republican state legislator in Kansas says that Medicaid expansion is now a "foregone conclusion" in the state following the election of Democratic governor-elect Laura Kelly on Tuesday. "I think it's a foregone conclusion that now that will probably go through," GOP state Rep.

Kansas City Weather Warning: Gary Only Giving Us A Couple Of Inches Tonight

Kansas City's Most Accurate Forecast

Share in our weather experience on the weather blog. Click on the blog for more information. For a full list of weather alerts, click here. Snow will be heaviest before 10 PM Accumulations of 1" to 2" of snow is likely Black ice & slick spots look more likely for the commute Friday morning with temperatures falling to the 20s KANSAS CITY'S MOST ACCURATE FORECAST: The roads will range from wet to 1" of slush.

Local Good Deeds Tribute

Here's how to donate to Heartland Honor Flight

KMBC 9 News is teaming up with Heartland Honor Flight to help fly American war veterans to Washington, D.C., to visit the memorials. If you would like to donate to Heartland Honor Flight, click the "donate" button. You will then be transported to a secure website hosted by Commerce Bank, where you can enter your information to donate.

New Concept: Experience Kansas City Working Social Life Without Booze

Coworking leader bringing alcohol-free 'Sans Bar' pop-up concept to KC

Entrepreneur events should focus less on alcohol, and more on connections, said Melissa Saubers. "Part of my goal is to help educate and bring awareness to people who are hosting events - and also have alcohol in the workplace - to help them be more sensitive and inclusive for people who don't drink," said Saubers, owner of Cowork Waldo .

And this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .


Anonymous said...

Well, Kansas wanted democrats so let them have Obamacare and good luck with it.

Only thing is...the rest of Kansas who didn't vote for this will have to suffer. That's what Johnson County has become....a cesspool!

Anonymous said...

Keeping rural hospitals open is suffering?

The majority of Kansans support expanded Medicaid. The legislature previously passed expansion bills only to have Brownback's veto prevent it. Rural hospitals have closed because of him.

Go learn something.

Strother Martin said...

"Gary only giving us a couple of inches tonight"----you stinker !

Anonymous said...

Gary Lezak and Bryan Busby have been lied to for so long by their lovers, that they think an object 3 inches long is really 9 inches. That is why our forecasts are so fucked up.

Anonymous said...

Wonder if you can Jew down the seller of that mansion?

Anonymous said...

Anyone know if the Heartlands Men's Chorus Christmas program rehearsals have started yet? It's always a dick sucking hinney humping good time.

Anonymous said...

Wonder how much strange Marcelo tagged in that mansion?