Quick look at Kelly Brook hotness and real life drama on the topic of older ladies.
Atlantic: The Invisibility of Older Women
NPR: In 'Diane,' An Older Woman Faces Up To Her 'Unlived Life'
AVClub: The Grace And Frankie team hope the tide is turning for older women in Hollywood
Closer to home these news links also have our attention . . .
Kansas City Dressed For Success
Some of the pieces in Clarissa Knighten's jewelry lines are over the top, and she knows it. But over-the-top is good for a couple of things: the runway, which she'll hit during Kansas City Fashion Week, and temporarily taking on a new persona.
Roger Ideker knows the Missouri River might have flooded his family's farm this past week no matter what. But he's also convinced that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers made things worse.
Mighty MO Milder???
A sign that river levels are dropping, State of Missouri's Emergency Operations Center downgrades activation level
KANSAS CITY, MO. (KCTV) --- The State of Missouri's Emergency Operations Center has downgraded its Emergency Operation Center to Level IV, or an increased watch. Operating hours of the enter will now be from 7 a.m. - 7 p.m. The downgrade is a sign that the river is beginning to drop, though the state still warns that flooding is an issue.
Kansas Flooding Update
Crews in Leavenworth, Kansas, continue to do what they can to protect neighborhoods, landmarks and businesses from the floodwaters of the Missouri River.
Show-Me Deluge Decline
Hide Transcript Show Transcript AND THEY'RE ALL MADE BY HAND. HERE IN THE METRO, WE HAVE HAD A BUSY WEEK AND YOU HAVE BEEN TRACKING ALL THE FLOODING AND MORE RAIN IN THE METRO. KATIE: THANKFULLY, THIS RAIN WILL NOT HAVE AN IMPACT ON THE MISSOURI RIVER OR THE COMMUNITIES THAT ARE DEALING WITH THE FLOOD.
Sunday Nice Story
9-year-old Shawnee boy raises money for 2 officers fighting cancer
There's Still Hope
Photo by Justin Sullivan | Getty Images The Powerball jackpot just won't quit. After no one hit all winning numbers in Saturday night's drawing, the top prize has jumped to a whopping $750 million. And while players daydream about what they'd do with such a windfall, they should remember they wouldn't really end up with the advertised amount.
Just Alright is the Sunday song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .