Friday, June 28, 2019

Kansas City Morning Call



Hottie Candice gives us hope for a new day as we take a quick dive into pop culture considerations . . .

Inq: Candice Swanepoel Sizzles In A Strapless Bikini For Hot New Swimwear Shoot

Crap 90s Movie: "The supermodels, Willy, that's all they are . . . Bottled promise. Scenes from a brand new day. Hope dancing in stiletto heels."

PS: When Obsession With Beauty Becomes a Disease

Closer to home, here are the news links we're watching right now . . .

Smells Like Kansas City Suspect

Charges filed against a woman who stole $5,000 of perfume

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A thief who stole more than $5,000 worth of perfume told police she made "pounds'' of money selling the ill-gotten goods. Tierica Hervey's lucrative crime spree ended this week when she was charged in Jackson County District Court with three counts of stealing over $750, according to court documents.


Bad Cowtown Connection

Amid merger talks, Sprint says campus upgrades show commitment to KC

Sprint's new CEO Michel Combes helped kick off day two of Sprint's "Why Sprint Now" road show at the Sprint Center in June. The floor-to-ceiling renovation of Sprint's central building on its Overland Park campus was meant to not only freshen up the 20-year-old space, but to change the very way employees work.


Getting Goods In Grandview

Suspect caught with stolen car, gun

KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- A suspected thief was caught with a stolen car and a gun that was stolen during a string of home break-ins where doors were kicked in. Gas station surveillance cameras recorded his arrest inside a store off Grandview Road.


Local Bug Comeback

The Japanese beetles are returning to KC

KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- They're the scourge of gardeners across the metro and they usually arrive in mid-June. If you've noticed the absence of Japanese beetles this year, don't get excited yet. The iridescent insects arrived in Kansas City 10 years ago and they'll savage all kinds of natural beauty.


Meth Town Clean Up

Neighbors applaud progress of Independence 'eyesore'

INDEPENDENCE, Mo. - After more than a decade, people in Independence are pleased with the progress made on a building they once called an eyesore. Neighbors said the former Monty Parker Printing building, located at 1106 West Lexington Ave., has recently been painted and the property has been mowed.


Mulch Made From Losing Side

What Happened To The Dead Soldiers In The Battle Of Westport?

During one of her periodic walks through Loose Park on a nice day this winter, Kelly Akers came across a sign she had not noticed before about the Battle of Westport. Part of the self-guided tour of the battlefield, the marker mentioned mass graves, including one near 55th Street and Ward Parkway.


Pre-Season Hype Crescendo

Kansas City Chiefs' Patrick Mahomes enters 2019 as favorite for NFL MVP

Michael Jenkins and Tim Murray review the early MVP odds and discuss which players are worth taking a flier on and who you should avoid.


NF - When I Grow Up is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .

5 comments:

Anonymous said...

Judging from the picture, the Sprint Campus is in the process of being converted into Warehouses.

Smart move Overland Park, how much did this "planning for the near-term future cost you?

Anonymous said...

Welcome to Sly's Killer Shitty

We hope you folks visiting enjoy your stay in this beautiful and vibrant town.

For a once in a lifetime experience be sure to visit Raygun and buy some T-Shirts.

Enjoy your stay in CK

Anonymous said...

^^We will! It's a terrific town! Shitty geezers though, but KC rocks!

Anonymous said...

TOP PHOTO -- ROOM WITH A VIEW

When Candice called hotel maintenance to report a gaping hole, the repairman said he'd be right up to plug it!!!

Anonymous said...

^^^^ LUlz.