Friday, July 12, 2019

Kansas City Friday News Link Roundup

Right now we take a peek at hottie Demi as a reference to the pop culture in general . . .

Daily Mail: Demi Rose shows off some serious underboob and her pert bottom in a very skimpy gold lamé swimsuit on LA shoot

Vox: Here’s why you can’t escape Instagram swimsuit ads

Telegraph: Missguided's £1 bikini is deeply problematic, it's time for the government to step in on fast fashion

Closer to home, these news links are also worth a look at the outset of the Kansas City weekend:

Feast On Another Kansas City Foodie Weekend Guide

First-Annual KC Taco Fest, African Dream Cuisine & Other Weekend Possibilities

KC Taco Fest is headed for Crossroads KC at Grinders(417 E 18th St.) this Saturday from 3 to 10 p.m. Not to be confused with the other KC Taco Festival later this month at Power & Light, KC Taco Fest will feature $2 tacos from the city's top taco spots, beer, margaritas, tequila, and live music.

Rugrat Plans For Tomorrow
'Sesame Street' hosting free festival for families in Kansas City at Theis Park Saturday
Show-Me Burnout Shut Down

Missouri's 'Jedi Disposal Act' goes up in flames with Gov. Mike Parson's veto

Mark Hamill is Luke Skywalker in 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' Governor Mike Parson has vetoed for the so-called "Jedi Disposal Act," the bill named for the legends of "Star Wars" because it would have legalized outdoor cremations in Missouri. Although the measure has been struck down, its sponsor said, it may still return-and more powerful than you can imagine.

Local Tribute & Advocacy

KC firefighter who responded to Ground Zero talks importance of 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund

KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- As Congress decides Friday whether to extend the September 11 Victim Compensation Fund, a Kansas City firefighter who responded to Ground Zero gave his own thoughts on the pending legislation. The fund, set to be addressed by the U.S.

Cartoons Earn KC Artsy Display

Bart Simpson, Looney Tunes, and Jacques-Louis David artfully collide at Vulpes Bastille's high-low Cartoon Heaven

"An exhibition presented in Technicolor," the wall text informs those who enter the current Vulpes Bastille show Cartoon Heaven, featuring works by Dan Ohm, Max Pond, and Stephen Proski. Here, across diverse styles and mediums, these three artists are engaging in a layered, thematically cohesive conversation - one studded with subtle influences from the animated world and familiar cartoon tropes.

Iconic Kansas City Captured

Urban July

City view from Liberty Memorial. First shot is a panorama; three shots stitched together in Photoshop. Huge file but lots of detail. Second shot is just one. Minimal processing in PS... used a polarizer on the Nikkor 24-70mm lens Nikon D850 body.

Sticky Weekend Starts Now

Getting hotter for the weekend

It's going mostly clear, hot and humid through the weekend into next week. Highs will be in the low 90s with lows near 70 degrees.

And this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .


Anonymous said...


Told she'd have to remove her top to pass through pool security, Demi agreed, but only if the paparazzi could document the event!!!

Anonymous said...

^^^^^ +100