AND WE'RE BACK!!!
We've found Internets inspiration from hottie Lacey Jane and all the big butts that occupy Instagram. Here's a glimpse of their expanding cultural influence for the mid-morning:
WSJ: Instagram Turns Obscure U.S. Sights Into Social-Media Destinations
Forbes: Can Your Brand Benefit From Influencer Marketing?
LANBC: 'Influencers Pay Double': LA Ice Cream Truck Owner Doesn't Care if You're a Social Media Influencer
Closer to home, check the nicer news links we're also watching right now . . .
Kansas City Fanboys Talk It Out
Kansas City loves Patrick Mahomes. That's no secret, but so do late-night talk show hosts.Mahomes, the NFL's Most Valuable Player, made multiple appearances on late-night talk shows after the Kansas City Chiefs advanced to the AFC championship game. Now, the star quarterback is back on the national stage Monday night.Mahomes will be a guest on tonight's "Jimmy Kimmel Live" from Los Angeles.
Kansas City Money Advice
According to the Invest In You Spending Survey released July 1 by CNBC and financial wellness system Acorns in partnership with SurveyMonkey, Americans believe we're a nation of savers. But the small, reoccurring spending on daily vices such as takeout, streaming services or impulse buys puts a huge dent in our net worth.
Summer Riot Promo?!?!
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- Known for its immersive celebrations like Halloween Haunt and WinterFest, Worlds of Fun is ramping up to introduce Grand Carnivale. The new international festival is the largest summer event in park history, featuring an elaborate parade, authentic global cuisine, entertainment and interactive festivities.
Kansas City Booze Milestone
Can you believe it? Boulevard's famous Tank 7 farmhouse ale turns 10 this month, and because of that, Kansas City is celebrating. Bier Station is hosting a Tank 7 birthday party on July, 7. Bier Station is also making a special Tank 7 beer cocktail called The Lion's Tank.
Next Season Of Hype
We're working our way through each of the broader position groups on the Chiefs and taking stock of where they stand going into training camp. This week, it's the good stuff... the offensive skill positions.
Can Royals Salvage Season???
The Kansas City Royals bullpen has been a conveyer belt of mediocrity. Their season long quest to find anyone that can provide anything close to relief has been quixotic at best, as the Royals have already churned through 21 different pitchers in their attempts to find anything major league caliber.
Melting Kansas City Report
Rain chances Tuesday and Wednesday before the summer heat really starts to build.
Martin Garrix feat. Macklemore & Patrick Stump of Fall Out Boy - Summer Days serves as the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .