Quick peek at the pr0n-y pop culture discourse amid the holidays:
USMag: Blake Shelton Jokes About Watching Porn With Gwen Stefani After Her Kids Go to Bed
Insider: A company is developing a virtual-reality 'sex helmet' that streams porn footage inside the helmet
Guardian: Tumblr’s ‘porn ban’ will leave its marginalised users with no safe haven
Closer to home these news links top our local concerns:
Diploma Mill Life Lesson
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Following the surprise closure of Vatterott College this week, other schools around the metro are working to help get impacted students back on track. Vatterott closed its doors on Monday with no warning to students. Since then, institutes like the Associated Builders and Contractors training school have offered opportunities to them.
Golden Ghetto Wild Life
Porch pirates are not the only unwanted prowlers looking for easy pickings at properties in Old Town Olathe. A lot of residents of the neighborhood have seen a coyote walking around. The animals are common in Kansas, but this one has been hanging around, and it does not seem to be afraid to approach front doors in a search for food.
EPIC KCI Crowds Surge
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- KCI is packed to the brim with holiday travelers. The holiday rush has begun as families are making their way to their loved ones. Friday, the U.S. airline industry enters its heaviest travel period of the year with 45.7 million passengers are expected to take their travel to the skies.
Making Merry With McTavish
We are taught to control ourselves. To harness primal urges. To keep it together. Well, not this weekend, gang. Without intending to undermine the familial fabric of society (much), here are some alternative wild things to explore with the kin and kin-friendly this weekend, including wild beasts, wild dreams and wild warfare with would-be hand weapons.
Kansas City Talks 2nd Chances
ELLSWORTH, KS (AP) -- Kansas City Royals general manager Dayton Moore has been making holiday visits to Kansas inmates. The Kansas City Star reports that Moore stopped Wednesday at the Ellsworth Correctional Facility. Moore talked about his Christian faith, his family and took questions from an audience of about 200 for more than an hour.
Best Kansas City Questions
A mapmaker and a mystery. Also, apparently I am fascinated by transportation. I will be wearing my paper conductor hat from Fritz's for the rest of this paragraph. Flatland got to uncover and explore why the north-south streets in Missouri run at a slightly different angle than the streets in Kansas.
Shopping Hot Mess Forecast
While many hit the road or head to the airport for travel this weekend, the weather in Kansas City looks just fine. Friday's forecast calls for sun and a high o...
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