Thursday, February 21, 2019

The Kansas City Morning Link Pool

Hottie Kelly isn't quite #TBT but she is classic and her calendar promo hotness inspires this quick collection at pop culture & real life. Take a peek:

Daily Mail: BRITs 2019: Kelly Brook commands attention in a plunging ruby red sequin gown with a soaring thigh-high split

NYT: For Women, Middle Age Isn’t a Horror Show

Science Daily: Sharp increase in falls in women during midlife

Closer to home, here are the local morning news links we're checking right now . . .

Season Of Sickness Lingers

Doctors see spike in flu cases across Kansas City area

OVERLAND PARK, KS (KCTV) -- We are in peak flu season right now, but it is not as bad as last year's record-breaking influenza epidemic. However, it might still be a good idea to get the flu shot if you haven't already.

More Housing For The Troops

Kansas City Tiny-House Village For Veterans Is A Model For Other Cities, Hartzler Says

A Kansas City-based project aimed at helping end homelessness among veterans was touted as a national model Wednesday by United States Rep. Vicky Hartzler, R-Missouri, who toured the campus of the Veterans Community Project in South Kansas City.

Sleaze Scummit Kills Tires, Too

Drivers trying to get through pothole war zone in Lee's Summit

LEE'S SUMMIT, MO (KCTV) -- Drivers in Lee's Summit say going over one stretch of road is like moving through a minefield. Snow after snow tore apart a section of Chipman Road just off Highway 50, leaving a lane of swiss cheese pavement that only grew more treacherous over the last week as more winter weather kept crews from getting to them.

Celebrate Kansas City Taxpayer Subsidized Trans Fat Mediocrity

Flavortown, here we come! Guy Fieri's Dive & Taco Joint opens Thursday in Power & Light

Guy Fieri's Dive & Taco Joint Welcome to Flavortown, Kansas City!The long-anticipated opening is finally here! Guy Fieri's Dive & Taco Joint opens for business officially on Thursday in Kansas City's Power & Light District. "Ever since I first started competing at the American Royal 15 years ago, I've dreamed of opening a joint in Kansas City," Fieri said in a news release.

Rock Chalk Honor

KU professor Kevin Willmott nominated for Oscar for work on 'BlacKkKlansman'

LAWRENCE, KS (KCTV) -- When Kevin Willmott was a kid, he remembers watching the Oscars with his mom in the small town of Junction City, KS. On Sunday, the 61-year-old could win an Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay for "BlacKkKlansman." The midpoint between Los Angeles and New York is near Lawrence, KS.

Fancy KC Foodie Conversation

PODCAST: The American Restaurant, a Kansas City icon

Executive Chef Andrew Longres, Director of Sales and Marketing Mary Meade Eastman, and Managing Director Tom Johnson speak about what makes The American such an icon.

Fight Against Winter Persists

Mix of sun and clouds Thursday, monitoring snow chances for Saturday

A 100 mile shift in the storm could mean blizzard-like conditions for Kansas City

Weezer - Take On Me is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .


Fat-phobic misogynist said...

Taco Paco!

Anonymous said...

Wait, what, Lees Summit has pot holes? How? I mean, they're the suburbs and not Kansas City! How can they have pot holes.

See, you old fucking shrivs, pot holes are everywhere.

Anonymous said...

The last thing that attention whore Wilmottt needs is an Oscar statue.