Thursday, May 09, 2019

Kansas City Thursday Night News Look



We celebrate a longtime favorite and old school influence of our ongoing pop culture conversation . . .

Inq: 54-Year-Old Paulina Porizkova Strikes Sexy Pose In Tiny Red Bikini For ‘Sports Illustrated’

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

Kansas City Smart Kitty

Student with famous cat set to graduate from medical school

A local medical student, Sam Tochtrop, will graduate Saturday from the Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences and take on a new role helping local patients, but it's his work with animals, specifically his special needs cat/Instgram star Scooter, that has garnered national attention.


Sleaze Scummit Street Life

Pothole on Lee's Summit Road damages several cars

Hide Transcript Show Transcript ANILY WELSH WENT TO T KANSAS CIT >> THE DREADED POTHOLE IS EVEN WORSE WHEN IT'S NOT EXPECTED. SHE WAS DRIVING ON THE ROAD WHEN, BAM. . >> WE BOTH JUMPED AND SCREAMED. >> IT WAS MORE THAN JUST SCARY. >> WE PULLED OVER TO THE SIDE AND I GOT OUT.


Blvd Car Machine Pix

Carvana car-vending machine opens in Kansas City - Kansas City Business Journal

Vending machines have a long history. This includes historical references to a coin-operated device for dispensing holy water in Roman Egypt as early as the first century. Coin-operated tobacco machines were present in English taverns in the 1600s. Snacks, beverages, lottery tickets and more are all available to be purchased via a machine in the 21st century.


Hipster Transit Research

KC launches pilot program to see how people use scooters

Kansas City, Missouri is now involved in a pilot program with three scooter companies to see exactly how people use scooters and E-bikes.The city will have a year to study them.City leaders launched a pilot program Thursday to allow electric scooters, and electric bikes with Bird, Spin and RideKC.The Kansas


Kansas City Gig Economy Digs

Look inside: Plexpod opens coworking oasis amid River Market concrete jungle

Faux grass lining the walls. Neon signs. A mix of vintage and contemporary stylings. Plexpod's Eric Milner was initially skeptical of plans for a jungle theme in one of the co-working space's enclaves - quirky seating areas tucked between offices and amenities at the new River Market location.


Old School Tribute

World War II vet touring America makes Kansas City stop

KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) - One of America's oldest World War II veterans is traveling to all 50 states to meet governors and mayors, and he made a stop in Kansas City Thursday. Sidney Walton and his son Paul met with Mayor Sly James at City Hall, with Mayor James calling it an honor to meet the 100-year-old and hear about his incredible life.


CELEBRATE KC FOOTBALLER LEGEND!!!

Former Chiefs Neil Smith and Christian Okoye to give "command" at Kansas Speedway

The Digital Ally 400 begins at Kansas Speedway this Saturday evening.


And this is the OPEN THREAD for tonight . . .

6 comments:

Anonymous said...

Sly is telling that Vet all about his Killer Shitty

Anonymous said...

He should be comfortable in the Midtown War Zone

Anonymous said...

Special needs cat! Hahahahaha!

That’s just........ effing stupid.

JoChu said...

KC is a special kind of stupid.

Anonymous said...

What the hell was she doing with Ric Ocasek? Retro Rocker?

Anonymous said...

"Hey Boy, bring me a coffee, will ya? And when's the Mayor going to shop up?"
Sidney Walton