Monday, April 08, 2019

Kansas City Back To The Monday Grind

A couple of more items about coffee inspire our morning look in addition to hottie Mariah. Checkit:

Mashable: This high-tech alarm clock will make you coffee — and it's on sale

Biz Insider: This cup turns hot coffee into iced coffee almost instantly — and it has saved me a ton of money on my favorite cold drinks

Closer to home, here are the news links we're checking . . .

Downtown Agenda This Week

Check out the big brain at Science City & much more this week

Springtime has emerged in all is glory. Roll the highlight reel for a splendid week in arts, culture, science and music in the Downtown Kansas City - Monday to Sunday, April 8-14: The Amazing Brain - The largest and newest exhibit in Science City, this 2,800-square-foot exhibit explores the body's command center.

Show-Me Burnt Ends

'Just a lot of well-done corned beef' after Missouri wreck

EUREKA, MO (AP) -- Authorities say a weekend wreck on an eastern Missouri highway turned into a corned beef roast. The Eureka Fire Protection District says in a Facebook post that a rig carrying the meat caught fire Saturday on Interstate 44.

Kansas Lesson In Debate

"Kansas needs this money": Lawmakers and educators react to public school funding bill

Local lawmakers are breaking down the Kansas Public School Funding bill that was signed by Governor Laura Kelly on Saturday (Apr. 6) and teachers say it is a relief to know students and educators across the state will benefit from it.

Kangroo Set List

Aminé set to headline Rootopia 2019

Like this artist's hit song, Rootopia reeled in Aminé for this year's on-campus concert taking place April 25, from 8-10 p.m. Rootopia announced on Facebook and Twitter that he will headline the concert "with a special guest" in tow.

Celebrate Fake Achievement

An expert's guide to indoor rock climbing gyms of Kansas City

Photography by Tara Shupe of RoKC Ibex Climbing Gym Kansas City's original plastic crag. Despite changing hands several times, this suburban destination continues to thrive. Great route setting and a large overhung arch are the highlights. There's also an active annual competition scene. Scene: Birthday parties, scout groups, the diehard Regulars known as: Ibexercisers 801 N.W.

Fake Gronk Triumph

Arrowheadlines: "No question" Travis Kelce is league's best tight end

Marcedes Lewis: 'No question' Travis Kelce is best TE | NFL "I think it's Travis Kelce, no question about it," said Lewis when asked Friday on NFL Total Access who the best tight end in the business was. Ranking All 32 NFL Teams' Running Back Situations, Best to Worst | Sports Illustrated Carlos Hyde is a smart addition and a tough runner.

Kansas City Hayfever Season Starts Today

Pollen count high, temperatures near 80 degrees Monday

There's a chance for a freeze next weekend.

Nipsey Hussle - Racks In The Middle is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .


Anonymous said...


Recreating a scene from her book, Mariah rocked my tectonic plates until a mass eruption dispersed a plume over her ash-strewn mounds!!!

Anonymous said...

And in other newz...

Transit Ridership Falls Again according to data released last Friday by the Federal Transit Administration.

The biggest declines were in Providence (-15.9%), Milwaukee (-14.3%), Louisville (-13.0%), Detroit (-11.1%), Kansas City (-11.0%), Phoenix (-10.8%), and Philadelphia (-10.2%).

Anonymous said...

^^Lets see, it was cold and rainy all moth. I wonder if that had anything to do with it?? Hmmm?

Anonymous said...

^^ No it didn't. All of 2018. Suck it up loser.

Anonymous said...

^^^and yet it did. Weird.

Anonymous said...

If Kansas has to give 90 mil to the schools that should kill Medicaid expansion as we have no money