A collection on evolving pop culture:
New York Post: Josie Canseco talks modeling, her dad, and her first Victoria’s Secret show
HT: Josie Canseco is Amazing
HOLA: Josie Canseco takes flight: Say 'HOLA' to the newest Victoria's Secret star from a famous family
Page 6: The Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show was a ratings disaster
Closer to home, these news links dominate the local news cycle this evening . . .
Imagined Doggie Dedication
LEAWOOD, KS (KCTV) - Service dogs can be life-changing for people with special needs. They go through rigorous training from rambunctious puppies, to reliable companions. Callie and Buck, service dogs, train with David Caton almost every day in Kansas City.
Hipster Booze Bad Idea???
Scott Kalwei opened Kansas City's first self-pour craft beer bar in September 2015. Three years later, the business has shut down. Ruins Pub, 1715 Main St., appears to have closed in October. Now, The Kansas City Star reports that Grant and Jason Tower are remodeling the business and plan to open Taps on Main in early January.
Today's City Hall Tax Scheme
Kansas City, Mo. - The push to raise the gas tax in Missouri failed in November, but city leaders raised the question this week about whether Kansas City can pass its own gas tax increase. Missouri has one of the lowest gas taxes in the country.
Local Brass Achievement
The Kansas City Symphony is aiming for tuba glory at noon on Friday, Dec. 7 in the Municipal Arena at Municipal Auditorium with its annual holiday tradition TubaChristmas . Since 2008, the Symphony has hosted hundreds of tuba and euphonium players for TubaChristmas, most recently in Helzberg Hall at the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts for two performances each year.
Kansas City Chocolate Milk Crisis
Hiland Dairy recalls products produced in Kansas City due to egg contamination
KC Foodie Victory
Kansas City loves its barbecue, but so do travelers from across the country. Jack Stack Barbecue - with its five locations in the metro area - has been named as one of the top 25 everyday dining restaurants in the country by TripAdvisor.
Urban Core Upscale Tour
Five historic homes opened their doors to the public during the 12th annual Pendleton Heights Homes Tour and Artist Market Saturday, December 1st. Visitors were able to walk through the homes, meet some of the owners, and see the remarkable restorations that have taken place.
Kansas City Trolling Culture Victory
It's called a rivalry for a reason. Chiefs fans will remember Gerard DeCosta, the construction worker and Kansas City fan who posted a photo on Facebook last year claiming he buried a Chiefs Kingdom flag underneath the construction site for the Raiders' new stadium in Las Vegas.
And this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .