Sunday, June 30, 2019

Kansas City Sunday News Link Look

A quick glimpse at the good life, the fight for brand survival and hottie inspiration amid pop culture transition . . .

Inq: Victoria’s Secret Swim Yacht Party Pic Goes Viral

Forbes: Celebrities Are Loving The Beauty Sandwich

Yahoo: Will L Brands' Revival Plans Help to Keep the Stock Afloat?

Closer to home, here are just a few of the nicer news links worth a look on Sunday morning:

Urban Core Ritual Cleanse

Community gathers to clean up Kansas City neighborhood

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - People who live in Kansas City, Missouri's Marlborough East know they have a trash problem. "Every time we clean up, three days later somebody has dumped again," Mike McCormick, Vice President of the Marlborough East Neighborhood Association said. So, they took action Saturday morning.

Kansas Treatment Travel

Have Cancer, Must Travel: Patients Left In Lurch After Town's Hospital Closes

One Monday in February, 65-year-old Karen Endicott-Coyan gripped the wheel of her black 2014 Ford Taurus with both hands as she made the hour-long drive from her farm near Fort Scott, Kan., to Chanute. With a rare form of multiple myeloma, she requires weekly chemotherapy to keep the cancer at bay.

KCK Pop Star Roots Report
Janelle Monae grew up working class and her parents encouraged her to "be better"
Kansas City Soccer Costs

Sporting KC's Best and Worst Values in 2019

The early 2019 MLS salary data was released about three weeks ago and the data for Sporting Kansas City was included. We found out the team has a new highest paid player (Johnny Russell) and 10 players making above the max budget charge for MLS.

Royal Options

Kansas City Royals need to trade Danny Duffy while they still can

Kansas City Royals fans love Danny Duffy. He was preaching "Bury me a Royal" before players were proud to be a part of this organization. He's just a really, really nice guy. With all of that said, however, the Royals really need to trade Duffy while they still can.

Hope For The Future

Patrick Mahomes 'hasn't even gotten started yet'

Kansas City Chiefs fans know that as long as Patrick Mahomes remains healthy (and interested in playing football rather than trying other sports just because he can), the team is in great hands. That seems like an understatement, and it certainly is compared to what columnist Adam Schein has to say about him, but it's the new, exciting baseline in Kansas City.

Slight Sunday Simmer

Still warm Sunday, but not as oppressive

Sunday's forecast calls for more sun and heat, but it will not feel as oppressive as it did Friday and Saturday. The high will be 93 degrees, but the heat index will be 97, compared to well over 100 the past few days.Monday through Wednesday look for more of the same, but the heat index will drop into the upper 90s.There's a 30% chance of scattered showers on the Fourth of July.

The Band - The Last Waltz - The Weight feat. The Staples Singers is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .


Anonymous said...

She's an idiot! Parents wasted time and money! Look at the coyote ugly Sharice.

Jackass County USA said...

Try our artisan vibrant burnt ends barbecue ice cream. You tourists will love that, then you can ride the amazing futuristic street car down town to buy some official KC merchandise.

Waiting for the rest of the world to catch up with our innovative ways said...

And for all you New Yorkers, let us teach you a thing or two about Urban vibrancy and night life. You ain't got nuttin on our 18th and Vine entertainment district.

Anonymous said...

"Community gathers to clean up Kansas City neighborhood"

This is the same neighborhood Sly promised to clean up in 2011 before he caught legacy fever.

Anonymous said...

Candice is so hot. I'd eat the peanuts from her shit.

Anonymous said...

Remember when all of KC thought Brett Saberhagen was to be the great white hope. He was a one and done year guy. Mr Ketchup will be the same, the fame will go to his head and he will crash and burn.

Anonymous said...

Great music pic from The Last Waltz the greatest concert film ever (filmed by Martin Scorsese) #2 is Woodstock