Wednesday, May 01, 2019

Kansas City Wednesday Link Pool As Cowtown Flood Threat Persists

Hottie Sara Jean remains the queen of Instagram as we consider a few news links regarding the tech:

CNN: Instagram is testing hiding your likes

Komando: The CIA's first Instagram post has people scratching their heads

Atlantic: Instagram Is the New Mall

Closer to home, here's a auick collection of the more important local news links for right now as more flooding seems to be on the way. Take a peek:

Kansas City Flood Warning Redux

Flash flood remains heavy threat for Kansas City, more storms moving in

KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- Several people may have had their phones going off with alerts Tuesday night due to areas experiencing flash flooding. The area of 103rd Street and Wornall Road can typically see flash flooding because it's right along Indian Creek, which tends to rise rather quickly.

Golden Ghetto Always On Alert

A network of weather sensors helps JoCo monitor floods

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. - A network of sensors along creeks and roads in Johnson County help municipal leaders plan for and react to flooding during storm events. Overland Park installed the first sensor in 1985 after a powerful flood in 1984. Over the past 30 years, the "Stormwatch" program has grown to 108 sensors throughout Johnson County.

Locals Craft Slogans For Stoners

MoDOT, ad agencies take a new spin on driving while high campaign - Kansas City Business Journal

The Missouri Department of Transportation is taking an unconventional approach with its new "Drive High, Get a DUI" campaign. It's going straight to the pizza box, targeting marijuana smokers with the munchies and a hankering for pizza. To create the campaign, MoDOT teamed up with advertising agencies Adzze and Bucket Media, which has a Kansas City office.

Building Kansas City Hype

Arrowheadlines: Chiefs favored to win fourth straight AFC West title

AFC West Predictions Put Kansas City Chiefs as Favorite for Division Again in 2019 | Fanduel As one would expect the Chiefs (-165) are the favorites to win the AFC West again in 2019, according to FanDuel Sportsbook.

Local Boneyard Desecration

Families frustrated with sinking grave markers, overgrown grass at KC cemetery

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Sunken grave markers in Blue Ridge Lawn Cemetery are a source of frustration for people trying to honor their loves ones. One woman said she even fell into a sunken grave while looking for a specific marker.

Local History In The Making

Kansas City artist works on Harry Truman sculpture for US Capitol

KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- A Kansas City artist is getting the chance to make history, literally. Tom Corbin was the chosen artist to create a sculpture of President Harry S. Truman that will stand in the U.S. Capitol Rotunda in Washington D.C.

Forecast For Right Now

Spotty showers late Wednesday evolving into heavy rain Thursday morning

More rain is expected on Friday, and for most of next week.

He has been trending on Youtube for about a week and right now Tech N9ne - Like I Ain't is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .


Anonymous said...

Yes it's also funny, hysterical actually seeing Facebook saying it's going to roll out better privacy.

LOL.. I don't know they trust me

Whoops, that's an error said...

Oh yes Instagram what a marvel of sophisticated technology.

Anonymous said...

^Be quiet Maude! No applesauce if you continue to complain.

Anonymous said...

Katie looking good today.

Anonymous said...

^9:32 AM

Whatever ya say gramps

Anonymous said...

Katie looking good today

LOL now that is funny

Anonymous said...

Tom Petty was right: the waiting is the hardest part

Icarus said...

Sad the KCMO powers to be have totally disregarded or ignored the EPA storm sewer mandate by kicking the can down the road. Now businesses, taxpayers, workers, 25 million anally tourists, homeless, and many others are paying the price for the failed infrastructure.

Anonymous said...

I’d like to screw that Sara Jean gal real deep and hard. She has some big ol titties.

Anonymous said...

^^^It would be the best 15 seconds of your life!