Pop culture is pr0n, pr0n is pop culture. Other than Instagram tame Brazzers hype, here are a few examples of this truism:
BBC: Does porn still drive the internet?
Daily Dot: Don’t expect Pornhub to save Tumblr or sex workers
NPR: What We (Don't) Talk About When We Talk About Porn
Vice: Lobbyist Tied to Trump’s Transition Was Just Arrested on Child Porn Charges
Closer to home, these news links inspire the start to our day . . .
Kansas City Boozing Game Plan
The best way to attend a beer festival is with a brewer at your side. You get insight into the beer and an occasional look behind the taps. Taps & Tastes, a ticketed beer and food pairing session in the Hale Arena, is a bit like attending Boulevardia with Jeremy Danner next to you.
Meet Your Insurance Owners
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Check The Cowtown Street Fashion Game
MADE MOBB's growing footprint in Kansas City isn't because of luck, said Mark Launiu, as the streetwear apparel company plans to open its third retail location in July. "If I'm honest with you, this is hard. It's a lot of work to push the brand and reflect the culture," said Launiu, co-founder of MADE MOBB/MADE Urban Apparel and founder of the Kritiq.
Celebrate Disaster Pr0n Camera Dude
Patrick Brown is one of the photographers of NewsChopper 9. He was at the center of tornado coverage during last Tuesday's storms.
Rock Chalk Community Reporting
For more than 100 years, Eudora had a weekly newspaper. "We were able to have a sports reporter, somebody that would come out when we had a structure fire and report on it," said Mayor Tim Reazin, who moved to Eudora in 1997. "We had somebody that sat through the city commission meetings with us."
Show-Me Rescue On The Way
Governor J.B. Pritzker is calling in more reinforcements to help fight flooding. Last week, the governor activated 200 National Guard soldiers for the effort. On Tuesday in the town of Winchester, he announced 200 more are on the way. "We want to make sure we're fighting this everywhere we can.
Kansas City Steamy Forecast
A few thunderstorms will pop up well east of the metro. Tuesday evening will be humid. The low will drop to about 68 degrees. We'll see another chance for some...
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