Despite midday inspiration from hottie Daniela the odds are that most of us will give up resolutions in the next few hours. Nevertheless, here's a bit of inspiration for those keeping up the fight . . .
Daily Beast: ‘Fox & Friends’ Guest ‘Terrified’ by Jane Curtin’s Joke New Year’s Resolution
Atlantic: It’s the Most Inadequate Time of the Year
CNBC: Why Melinda Gates selects a ‘word of the year’ and not a New Year’s resolution
Even better, closer to home we're sharing these local news links for the denizens of our blog community. Checkit:
Newspaper Hack Sponsored Content Garbage Written For Urban Planner Fanboys And The Willfully Ignorant
Downtown KC rings out 2018 with growth, optimism
Kansas City Can Save Planet???
Survey Seyz Heartland Winning?
OMAHA, NE (AP) - A monthly survey report suggests that business conditions improved last month in nine Midwest and Plains states. The report issued Wednesday says the Mid-America Business Conditions Index rose to 55.2 in December from 54.1 in November. The October reading was 54.9.
The momentum for Patrick Mahomes as the NFL's MVP continues to pick up. On Tuesday, NFL.com writer David Carr released his end-of-the-season offensive player rankings, and to nobody's surprise, Mahomes finished at No. 1. "Mahomes didn't waste time in his first year as an NFL starter, setting record after record," Carr wrote.
Spring Hype Is Here
Lexington Legends MJ Melendez - photo credit Clinton Riddle (@TheGrandOldGame) Better. Things are looking better. None of the top prospects took a step back in 2018, and all are still showing breakthrough potential. The Royals loaded up on much needed pitching in the 2018 draft, and have the 2019 #2 overall pick in their pocket moving forward.
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- The New York Jets say they have concluded their interview with Chiefs offensive coordinator Eric Bieniemy. According the NFL Insider Ian Rapoport, this was the Jets first interview. Bieniemy is a popular head coach candidate heading into the playoffs and offseason.
After Playoff Loss Hope
Here's who the Chiefs will be playing next season
Local Unrealistic Inspiration
OVERLAND PARK, KS (KCTV) -- New year and new you! Many of people will be hitting the gym extra hard this 2019. It's a resolution many try to stick to, but it can be difficult. Experts suggest starting off slow like walking on a treadmill. Be patient with yourself.
And this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .