For our morning blast we offer a quick peek at The Prez, his critics and how pr0n is now an integral part of American culture this Christmas.
The Hill: White House release Trumps' 2018 official Christmas portrait
Federalist: You’re Not Allowed To Knock Trump For Stormy Daniels If You Watch Porn
HuffPo: The piece inevitably went viral as tweeters poked fun at the site for false equivalency
Gizmodo: Tumblr's Porn Filter Flags Its Own Examples of 'Permitted' Nudity
QZ: Porn sites collect more user data than Netflix or Hulu. This is what they do with it.
Closer to home, these news links start our day . . .
KCPD Going HAM On Urban Core
This is the scene at the East Patrol KCPD station for the HyVee Harvesters Ham and dinner giveaway. Five Hundred hams from Hormel and HyVee along with a Harvesters box with fixins and. AND a box of hygene products. Wedneday at 4:PM til the hams run out.
Beauty Brands was founded in Kansas City in 1995 and grew to more than 50 stores. But it later faced competition from stores like Ulta.
Call Center Push Back
A plan to consolidate five Cass County 911 dispatchers centers into one fails to gain support.
Cowtown Street Spying
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Dockless, electric scooters rolled into Kansas City earlier this year. Now, city leaders are gathering input on how these shared modes of transportation are working, or not, on the city scene. On Wednesday, they discussed information about a pilot program for e-scooters, e-bikes and other forms of "shared active transportation."
Golden Ghetto Santa Freebie
Shawnee police helped share a bit of Christmas cheer with residents thanks to an anonymous donation from a Secret Santa.
Kansas City Hard Time Holiday
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) - Kansas City, Missouri responders are investigating a house fire. Kansas City, Missouri firefighters attended to a fire at the 3000 block of Garner Ave. Authorities say that a woman was home at the time of the fire but was able to get out safety.
Last X-Mas For Bob
"Why is this year going to be any different?" It's the oft-repeated-and completely fair-question that comes up in any conversation about Kansas City Chiefs defensive coordinator Bob Sutton being fired at the end of the 2018 season. In the past, Sutton has survived after both miserable year-long results and a miserable playoff loss to the Titans.
Elvis Presley - Blue Christmas ('68 Comeback Special 50th Anniversary HD Remaster) is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .