A peek at both side of the "body positivity" argument and Instagram double standards . . .
DM: Emily Ratajkowski poses in lingerie for new Inamorata images... after defending herself against body shamers
FoxNews: Emily Ratajkowski defends steamy bikini picture after 'crazy' body-shamers throw shade
BuzzFeed: This Photo Of Emily Ratajkowski And Her Friend Caused A Huge Debate About Comparing Women's Bodies
Closer to home, here's a sampling of local news links that define our morning . . .
KCPD Hero Chases Down Rolling Gun Battle Suspect And Earns Medal Of Valor
The Kansas City Police Department is recognizing one of its officers with the Medal of Valor, the force's highest honor. Officer Jared Tipton will be presented with the medal before the board of police commissioners Tuesday to recognize his actions from last June.
Meet New Classy KC Honcho
Kansas City Symphony Board Chair William M. Lyons announced today the Symphony Board has selected Daniel E. Beckley as the next Executive Director of the Kansas City Symphony to succeed Frank Byrne, who will complete his nearly 19-year tenure this year. Beckley will assume the role of Executive Director on July 29.
Fishy Life Insight
Indonesia is the world's largest producer of tuna, accounting for roughly 16 per cent of global production last year. Tuna exports to the US, its largest market, have soared 130 per cent since 2014.
First Responder Freebies
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- FOX4 is working for you, along with the Red Cross and the Kansas City Fire Department. We're getting ready to launch the annual "Sound the Alarm, Save a Life" campaign. The goal is to give out and install 600 smoke alarms throughout the metro.
Baseball Big Day Coming Up
In fact, Brad Keller's start pushes Danny Duffy out of the Opening Day start for the first time since 2016. That season, Edinson Volquez took the mount as the Kansas City Royals began their defense of their first World Series championship in 30 years. Things are drastically different three years later.
Local Fighting History
"Battle of Westport" largest Civil War battle fought west of Mississippi.
Kansas City Catholic Tradition
St. Joseph's Tables, part 1 & 2
Panic! At The Disco - Dancing's Not A Crime is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .