Thursday, March 14, 2019

The Kansas City Thursday News Links

Tribute to classic Jordan and local high winds along with a quick recap of the news day. Take a look:

Kansas City Grid Fear Today

High winds causing power outages for thousands of KCP&L customers

Hold on to your hats, anchor your patio furniture and look out for small animals outside.High wind gusts are causing issues across the metro area Thursday.Winds gusting above 50 mph have caused thousands of power outages in the area with 2,300 KCP&L customers without power alone.

Downtown Tent Journalism

High winds leave mess to clean-up outside Big 12 tourney

KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- Strong winds blowing by the Sprint Center did some damage to the tents at the Big 12 Conference men's basketball tournament. Winds of 40-50 mph were possible, the National Weather Service said. A wind advisory is in effect until 10 p.m. Thursday.

Local Tech Solution To Disaster

Airbnb looking for KC-area hosts to open homes to flood victims, relief workers

Kansas Citians are amazing when it comes to opening their hearts to help victims of disaster; now Airbnb is asking area hosts to open their homes.Airbnb has activated its Open Homes Program to help displaced Midwest residents and relief workers deployed to the impacted regions in Nebraska due to flooding

Kansas City Trading Day

Chiefs officially welcome the 'Honey Badger' to KC

KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) - It's official - the safety known as the "Honey Badger" will be defending the secondary at Arrowhead next season for the Chiefs. Kansas City announced Thursday that the club had officially signed Tyrann Mathieu, welcoming the former Houston Texan with a news conference at the team's training complex.

Hipster Travel Guide

Need A Kansas City Music Fix? Head To South By Southwest

Kansas City musician Nathan Corsi is in Austin, Texas, for the South By Southwest (SXSW) festival. He's not performing as one of the 2,000 official acts booked at the annual event that began in 1987 - he's part of what's called the MidCoast Takeover.

Rock Chalk Big Bucks

Artist who won rare Jayhawk licensing deal (scoring $150K) set to rebound

Seemingly routine for many Kansas fans, crimson and blue are once again among the colors flooding the canvas of the 2019 NCAA tournament. But for artist Megh Knappenberger, the Jayhawks' familiar palate has painted an entrepreneurial journey with as thrilling ups and downs as Big 12 basketball, she said.

Kansas City Irish Plans

What to know for Kansas City's St. Patrick's Day Parade

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - It's time to break out the green and celebrate the Irish: the annual St. Patrick's Day Parade will be rolling through Kansas City this weekend. The 47th annual parade begins at 11 a.m. Sunday and will last about three hours.

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Anonymous said...

Anyone recommend a good local university that accepts bribes so I can get my stupid kid out of the house?

Anonymous said...

@5:08 I know of three sub par ones if your interested.

We miss you Devry said...

^^^^ LOL @5:08

Anonymous said...

I’d screw that Jordan gal real deep and hard.

Anonymous said...

I’d screw that Jordan gal real deep and hard

Anonymous said...


I guess you will if it bears repeating.

Anonymous said...

Artists plops, smears and runs paint to hide lack of talent. 2nd grader effort by a silver spoon brat.

Anonymous said...

6:59 must be a jealous MU fan. What have you plopped smeared and run together for a $150,000.00 ?

Anonymous said...

looks like a collage

Anonymous said...

Yeah 5:29, I'll bet you would. Thje problem is she wouldn't touch you with the proverbial 10 ft. pole. You're all talk, and not very interesting to boot.

Anonymous said...

Your woman liked it pretty well.

Ulsterina said...

St. Patrick was a pedophile.

Anonymous said...

The Kansas City Irish Plan is

1) Get Drunk
2) Eat Corned Beef and Cabbage
3) Get Drunker
4) Repeat
5) Throw up on the first semi attractive gal you see
6) Become incoherent except to your usual collection of pals
7) Repeat
8) Tell everyone you love them
9) Then get in a fight