The crew from Brazzerz via Insta reminds us not only the pr0n is now mainstream but also that voters (allegedly) care more about neighbourhood issues are first & foremost on the mind of voters . . .
TNW: Tumblr traffic dropped by nearly 100M views the month after it banned porn
DM: Quarter of young adults who view porn 'are addicted', new documentary on 'toxic' effect of explicit films claims
NYT: 'Billions,' 'Succession' and the Making of Wealth Porn
Closer to home, here are the news links we're checking . . .
Navigating Around Iowa Rubes
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Big 12 Tournament has tipped off and that means it's one of the busiest times for downtown Kansas City. Thousands of college basketball fans pour into the Power and Light District, some looking for a place to park, others a quick way to get downtown.
Hotel Lobby JOURNALISM
The Brasserie opened more than 30 years ago in the lobby of the Westin Crown Center hotel. It has been closed for remodeling and will reopen as One East Urban Bar + Kitchen under chef Charles Barr.
Lesson In Scarcity
KCPS launches program to address student food insecurity
KCFD Elevator Rescue Overload
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Repeat visits to fix problematic elevators at an apartment building is forcing the Kansas City, Missouri, fire department to ramp up how it works with other city departments, a deputy chief said. Fire department records show dispatchers have sent firefighters to Lawndale Heights 32 times so far this year for "elevator rescues."
The Morning Blowout
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- High winds across the metro are causing problems for thousands of people Thursday morning. More than 3,000 KCP&L customers are without power, and many of those outages are because of the wind. Wow - the winds are howling #KC!!!
Kansas City Irish Feast
With tens of thousands of attendees every year, Kansas City's annual St. Patrick's Day Parade is the typical go-to for residents looking to celebrate the holiday - but it's by no means the only show in town.
Today's Gray Forecast
We've got an awesome weekend ahead.
Dave Matthews Band - Ants Marching is the #TBT song of the day this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .