Sunday, April 21, 2019

Happy Easter Kansas City & More News



Midday update and just a quick collection of the stories we're checking today. Take a peek:


Kansas City Needs Gift Of Life

Community Blood Center declares emergency blood shortage

KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) - The Community Blood Center (CBC) has declared a blood emergency for the greater Kansas City metro. The organization is asking the community to donate blood immediately to help replenish the blood supply for more than 60 hospitals throughout the area, including KC, eastern Kansas and western Missouri.


Golden Ghetto Foodie Celebration

The low-key wonderfulness of the downtown Overland Park food scene

Though our reflex is to bristle at its sleepy, deep-Metcalf suburbanism, we find ourselves wondering more and more lately whether it's possible that, actually, downtown Overland Park might, quietly, perhaps ... be kind of great? Allow us to plead our case: 1.)


Today's Reason To Count Your Blessings

2 injured after van crashes into tractor

JACKSON COUNTY, KS (KCTV) - Two people were injured on Saturday night when a van crashed into a tractor, according to the the Jackson County, Kansas Sheriff's Office. The incident happened just before 10:30 p.m. on Saturday east of B Road on K-16 Highway, which is a little more than a mile from the Pottawatomie County line.


Big Picture On Easter

As the Sri Lanka attacks show, Christians worldwide face serious persecution | Giles Fraser

It is ignored in the west, but Christianity is the most persecuted religion. Why is there such silence on the issue, asks parish priest Giles Fraser


Obamacare Exceptions In Kansas

Kansas to let Farm Bureau health coverage avoid ACA rules

Kansas will allow its state Farm Bureau to offer health care coverage that doesn't satisfy the Affordable Care Act after Democratic Gov. Laura Kelly on Friday declined to block a Republican-backed effort to circumvent former President Barack Obama's signature health care law.


Show-Me Shrinking Missouri Churches

Empty Pews May Mean It's Time To Downsize, Religious Leaders Say

Declining church attendance is forcing some religious leaders to make difficult decisions - namely, what to do with outsized or vacant places of worship. Many U.S. churches were built decades ago during times of religious growth. In some communities, however, shrinking congregations no longer have the financial resources to maintain these large church properties.


Weather Today & This Week

Sunny, warm, windy Easter

ANYTHING THAT YOU'VE GOT PLANNED THIS AFTERNOON YESTERDAY. WE WERE EXPECTING ONLY IT'S THE CASE THROUGHOUT MUCH OF THE DAY, BUT THEY'RE TURNED OUT TO BE TWO HOURS IN THE MIDDLE OF THE DAY YESTERDAY WHERE WE DID HAVE WINDS GUST UP TO 20 MILES AN HOUR.


And this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . . And if we haven't said it already . . .

HAPPY EASTER KANSAS CITY!!!

11 comments:

Smash and grab from the KC public said...

Heil Slyster!

Anonymous said...

Weater is pretty windy today.

Your gay son loves you said...

Juevos for everybody! All the Kansas City bitches who don't have any family to visit today.

Anonymous said...

Since 80% of donated blood is used within the last fifteen minutes of life, and since artificial blood extenders have been developed, tested(under battlefield trauma conditions) and used for two decades, it seems the shortage can't be that bad.

Open Thread Exclusive said...

support fades......


MAPASTEPEC, Mexico (AP) — Madison Mendoza, her feet aching and her face burned by the sun, wept as she said she had nothing to feed her 2-year-old son who she’d brought with her on the long trek toward the United States.

Mendoza, 22, said an aunt in Honduras had convinced her to join the migrant caravan, which she did two weeks ago in the capital of Tegucigalpa. The aunt said she’d have no problems, that people along the route in Mexico would help as they did for a large caravan that moved through the area in October.

But this time, the help did not come.

Anonymous said...

^^^^ Fake right wing news from a russian bitch. The mueller report is just getting started. The orange Cheeto will not be reelected and should be impeached.

Anonymous said...

^^ LOL

As we now shift from the "witch hunt" against Trump to 'investigating the investigators' who spied on him

Anonymous said...

3:27 PM Guess her aunt didn't know what in the f___ she was talking about?

Anonymous said...

Lara Moritz, Erin Andrews, Katie Horner and Michelle Bogowith have the best Mom tits on local T.V.. Christa Douchebag is just a porked up backstabbing goody two shoes wannane.

Anonymous said...

3:30/Byron....STFU

Anonymous said...


Looks like 3:30 has had a nerve hit! I'm lovin it! Nothing more satisfying than seeing an anti American PINKO squirm!