Thursday, December 06, 2018

The Kansas City Thursday Night Look



Tonight our all-time fave Lucy inspires just a bit of perspective on pop culture from top to bottom. Checkit:

SunUK: Return of the glamour Lucy Pinder turns back the clock as she slips into lingerie and stockings for 2019 calendar

CNN: Body fat levels linked to breast cancer risk in post-menopausal women

USNews: Breast Cancer Deadlier for Black Women, Despite Same Treatments

Cosmo: I Tried a Lingerie Advent Calendar, and It Actually Helped My Sex Life

The Stranger: Big Tech Embraces Big Censorship

Closer to home, these news links dominate our evening . . .

Public Radio PC Discourse

Seg. 1: Chiefs' Name. Seg. 2: Affordable Housing.

Segment 1: Should Kansas City's football team consider changing their name? The Kansas City Chiefs are no longer under consideration for any awards given by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, on the grounds that the name is racist and has negative effects on community health.


Alarm Check Reminder

Olathe house fire displaces six people; smoke alarms weren't working

OLATHE, Kan. - A fast-moving fire early Thursday morning destroyed a home and displaced six people, three of whom jumped out of a window to escape the flames. The smell of smoke woke up Graciela Pena, who found a wall of flames outside her bedroom on West Normandy Drive.


KC Graffiti For A Good Cause
From the streets to Children's Mercy, one KC artist's murals are making a difference
Britney's Old Boy Toy Redux
Justin Timberlake reschedules KC concert for March
Union Help For The Holidays

"We're here for them" Local Union Workers helping Veterans in need

Hide Transcript Show Transcript WEBVTT AND KMBC FACEBOOK PAGE. KRIS: LOCAL UNION WORKERS HELPING VETERANS IN NEED GOT A BIG SURPRISE THIS WEEK. LARA: A HUGE DONATION THEY DIDN'T SEE COMING, AND JUST IN TIME FOR CHRISTMAS. KMBC 9'S KELLY ECKERMAN IS BACK FROM UAW LOCAL 249, WHERE THEY SUDDENLY HAVE THEIR HANDS FULL.


Kansas City SI Curse Cont'd

How Alex Smith helped Mahomes break out

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Another Local Connection

Prairie Village woman bonded with Pres. George H.W. Bush over small wagers spanning decades

PRAIRIE VILLAGE, KS (KCTV)-- Apparently former President George H.W. Bush liked to place a bet here and there. A Prairie Village woman had not one, but two friendly wagers with him. In 1978, Andrea Ernst was a news reporter in Wisconsin. She was assigned to cover George H.W.


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

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

TOP PHOTO -- LOST IN TRANSLATION

When Lucy emigrated from Britain, she was slow to pick up our slang terms like "grab your ankles"!!!