Monday, March 25, 2019

Kansas City Monday Morning News Bite



Hottie Tianna inspires this quick collection of Instagram "influencer" news for the modern era. Take a look:

Ots: Instagram Checkout Wants to Change How We Shop for Gear

Vox: Why Instagram’s anti-vaccine problem isn’t surprising

Lifehacker: It's Time to Unfollow Your Favorite Brands on Instagram

Closer to home these news links start our morning . . .

The Kansas City B-Ball Agenda
National spotlight to light up Downtown scene this week
Flyover Country Flooding Neglected

10 Failed Levees In Midwest Flood Zone Were Not Inspected By Federal Government

The 11 levees that failed last week during catastrophic flooding along the Missouri River were maintained by local associations or private owners, with just one inspected by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers this year, KCUR and APM Reports has found.


Old School Weed Need

Bingo and bongs: More seniors seek marijuana for age-related aches

AP Photo/Jae C. Hong SOURCE: AP Photo/Jae C. Hong The group of white-haired folks - some pushing walkers, others using canes - arrive right on time at the gates of Laguna Woods Village, an upscale retirement community in the picturesque hills that frame this Southern California suburb a few miles from Disneyland.There they board a bus for a quick trip to a building that, save for the green Red Cross-style sign in the window, resembles a trendy coffee bar.


Air Travel Confidence Check

American Airlines is canceling 90 flights a day because of 737 Max grounding

American Airlines plans to cancel flights well into April because of the Boeing 737 Max grounding.


Coach Shares Tribute After Trades

Arrowheadlines: Andy Reid says he's "forever grateful" for Eric Berry, Justin Houston and Dee Ford

Andy Reid 'grateful' for departed trio's contribution | NFL For the Kansas City Chiefs, their faithful and coach Andy Reid, this offseason has seen the departure of three veteran defensive stalwarts: pass rusher Justin Houston (released and signed by the Colts), pass rusher Dee Ford (traded to the 49ers) and safety Eric Berry (released and still looking).


Another KC B-Ball Overview

Blue bloods, underdogs to battle in Midwest Regional in KC

The field for the Midwest Regional next weekend in Kansas City, Missouri, is set. Kentucky and Auburn are Sprint Center-bound after picking up second-round wins Saturday in the 2019 NCAA Tournament, while North Carolina and Houston joined the party with wins Sunday.


Jon Bellion - Stupid Deep is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

TOP PHOTO -- ROLLING IN THE DOUGH

Somebody has to eat the holes!!!