We start this Friday with a quick collection of pop culture news to help us all feel better about ourselves . . .
Saw 1st: Bryana Holly in Lady Lux Luxury Swimwear
Biz Insider: 12 places to shop for women's swimsuits this summer
CNBC: 10 valuable tips to bolster your self-esteem levels at work and in life
Closer to home, here are the news links we're checking:
Queen Of Kansas City Pinball Crowned
Kelcie McKenney Almost every Wednesday night, you can find Keri Wing at Strawberry Hill's 403 Club, where the flashing lights of nearly a dozen pinball machines light up the dimly lit interior and a neon sign that shouts "Play Pinball" shines on the wall above Deadpool and Metallica machines.
Rugrat School Schedule Progress
Missouri Lawmakers Set Later Start Date For Schools
Celebrate Weed Rights???
A look at efforts to make legal pot foster social justice
Season Of KCMO Downed Trees Awaits
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- In Kansas City, the severe weather has been uprooting huge shade trees all over the place. Wet weather and storms are wreaking havoc. One man came home Wednesday to find a giant tree crashing right onto his house. "This is crazy.
One More Kansas City Puddle
KMBC 9 is getting an exclusive first look before opening day at Oceans of Fun.
Scribbling For Mum
Kansas City educator to publish tribute to her mother :: WRAL.com
Soggy Kansas City Weather Update
Large hail and damaging wind are the greatest threats. An additional several inches of rain are possible.
Madonna, Swae Lee - Crave is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .