Hottie Tessa seems to be quietly bowing out of the softcore game and I don't blame her . . . But for now we're focusing on the bright side, her body of work and a bevy of nicer news for the afternoon. Take a look:
The Kansas City Pitch Hipster Good Life Will Quickly Clog Arteries
The Pitch's sixth-annual festival full of bacon and bourbon - fittingly named the Bacon & Bourbon Festival - is this Thursday, April 18, at the Truman. Last year's event sold out, so you will want to get your tickets soon. Do that here.
JoCo Celebrates Functional Alcoholism
Mark Owen/KMBC SOURCE: Mark Owen/KMBC The Budweiser Clydesdales are continuing their Kansas tour to celebrate the state's new liquor laws. After a stop at the Kansas Statehouse on Thursday, the Clydesdales will be at the Hen House Market at 6900 W. 135th St. in Overland Park between 2 p.m.
Show-Me Tribute To Local Prez
Missouri lawmakers have talked about placing a statue of President Harry S. Truman in the United States Capitol for nearly two decades. Now, a Kansas City artist has won the commission to sculpt one. Sculptor Tom Corbin has been selected by a committee of Truman family members, along with current and former board members at the Truman Library Institute.
Welcome to "Jurassic World," Kansas City."Jurassic World" comes to life for the first time in a touring arena show called "Jurassic World Live!" at the Sprint Center from Nov. 29 through Dec.
Kansas City Cook Winning
Everyday consumers can elevate Kansas City through the simple of act of eating a meal, said Chef Shanita McAffee-Bryant. Her in-the-works non-profit urban eatery concept - The Prospect - caters to a marketplace hungry for culinary-oriented workforce development training: students looking for a window into entrepreneurship through cooking, said Bryant, 2014 winner of Food Network's TV cooking competition "Cutthroat Kitchen" and owner of local catering company Magnolias on the Move.
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Tickets will go on sale Friday, April 19 at 10 a.m.
Influencers Live On Freebies
As if being hot wasn't already unfair for the rest of the population - now the beautiful people can trade their looks for free restaurant meals, concerts, fitness classes and beauty treatments. Billed as a "model's passport to everything," Neon Coat is an app that lets models leverage their social media followings with businesses willing to give away goods and swag for the exposure.
And this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .