Our favorite hottie CharMac remains at the top her game as we look at Internets news and how it impacts our culture:
DC: Instagram Model Has Doctor Declare Her Butt Is Actually Real
Fox: Instagram models using new app to exchange posts for free food, beauty treatments, yoga classes
New Yorker: What It Takes to Put Your Phone Away
Closer to home, here's rundown of the top news links we're checking for right now . . .
Desperate Kansas City Real Estate Deep Discounts Start NOW
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Spring Parade of Homes in Kansas City kicks off this weekend and runs through May 12. The two-week event, hosted by the Home Builders Association of Greater Kansas City, showcases hundreds of homes across the metro.
Old School Local Doggie Love
KANSAS CITY -- Many shelters see a common trend when people go to adopt dogs -- they go straight to the puppies. Well, one Kansas City area man has decided to do something for the old dogs.
KCMO Hero Dad Remembered
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Lamar Sharp was visiting a family friend when gunshots rang out. The KC dad ran outside to save the friend's 2-year-old great grandson, but that's when those bullets hit him instead. Charlotte Barner says her son had a heart of gold.
Kansas City War Machine Comeback
Hide Transcript Show Transcript SACRIFICE SPURRED ON THE WAR EFFORT HER MARTIN: BEFORE B-25 BOMBERS FILLED THE SKY, DURING WORLD WAR 2. THEY HAD TO BE TEST FLOWN AFTER ASSEMBLY IN KCK'S FAIRFAX PLANT. FROM RUNWAYS BUILT ADJACENT TO THE FACTORY. ON APRIL 26, 1942, THE U.S.
Kansas City Rev Up
KANSAS CITY, Kan. -- Lakeside Speedway's 65th season has yet to begin, but the owner says he can finally start to see the finish line at his track in Wyandotte County. Heavy flooding in March turned Lakeside Speedway into somewhat of a lake and stalled the season.
Rolling With Local Biz Lady
KCultivator Q&A: Elaina Brownlee finds supporting KC as easy as riding a bike (just don't ask her to ride one) - Startland News
Editor's note: KCultivators is a lighthearted profile series to highlight people who are meaningfully enriching Kansas City's entrepreneurial ecosystem. The KCultivator Series is sponsored by Plexpod , a progressive coworking platform offering next generation workspace for entrepreneurs, startups, and growth-stage companies of all sizes.
Weekend According To Katie
Hide Transcript Show Transcript RELATIVE HUMIDITY. THE FORECAST HIGHLIGHTS THE WIND. I THOUGHT WOULD BE HELPFUL, HOW STRONG THE SHOULD -- THE WIND WILL BE AND WHAT DIRECTION IT WILL BE COMING FROM SO YOU CAN TIME THIS OUT. YOU'VE GOT PLANS TO BE OUTSIDE FOR LUNCH, WEST WIND AT 20 TO 35.
Becky G, Digital Farm Animals - Next To You is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .