Thursday, March 28, 2019

Kansas City Thursday Night Roundup

Apropos for #TBT -- The fashion icon who popularized "heroin chic" endures . . .

DM: Kate Moss transforms the terminal into a catwalk in a black blazer and a dazzling clutch bag as she jets out of South Korea

PaperMag: The Real Story of How Johnny Depp Met Kate Moss

Standard: Kate Moss to be the voice of a fox in upcoming Museum of London exhibition

Closer to home, here are a few links worth looking at tonight:

Kansas City Worker Bee Opening Day

What Opening Day Feels Like When You Work At Kauffman Stadium But Aren't A Player

Despite rain showers that delayed the start of the game by two hours, thousands of baseball fans turned out at Kauffman Stadium for Opening Day of the Kansas City Royals' 2019 season. It was the first opportunity for fans to see this year's team in action, but Royals staff have been preparing for months.

Gas Station Journalism

New North Kansas City QuikTrip opening in spring 2020 | The Kansas City Star

QuikTrip has purchased a site at 1401 Armour Road to replace its current location at 1010 Armour Road. The new store will be a redevelopment of an existing office building.

Souvenir For Lost Wages Wasted

Fans wonder what will happen to old Arrowhead seats

KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- The Chiefs are replacing seats in the upper level at Arrowhead Stadium as part of an $11.5 million renovation project, but what happens to the old seats is still up in the air. Large piles of unassembled seats are sitting in a parking lot at Arrowhead.

Local Luck Bastards

Powerball ticket worth $1 million sold in Missouri, $2 million sold in Kansas

A single ticket that matched all six Powerball numbers to win an estimated $768.4 million - the third-largest jackpot in U.S. lottery history - was sold in a Milwaukee suburb, Wisconsin Lottery officials said early Thursday.The ticket, worth a cash option of $477 million, was sold in New Berlin, a city of about 40,000 people roughly 14 miles (22.5 kilometers) southwest of Milwaukee.

Show-Me Doggie Rights

Liberty Could Be The Next Missouri City To Repeal Its Pitbull Ban

As Kansas Citians narrow eleven mayoral candidates down to two in next week's election, voters in Liberty, Missouri, will be casting an equally contentious vote - whether to repeal the city's three-decade-old pitbull ban.

Patriotic Spy Cam Good Deed

Clay Co. deputy spotted on camera folding fallen American flag

So often with the popularity of doorbell surveillance cameras, we see the worst of society. But in cases like this one, sometimes we see the best, too.

Home Team Has To Give It Away

Royals offer fans free ticket after rainy opening day

KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- The Kansas City Royals are offering a free ticket to anyone who bought a ticket to the opening day game, whether they attended or not. The offer is being made due to the extended weather delay that happened on opening day.

And this is the OPEN THREAD for tonight . . .


Anonymous said...

Wow, what a hero.

Anonymous said...

^^^ folding up that flag is more than what most are willing to do.

Anonymous said...


Big stones gather the Moss!!!