Britney is now an old school entertainer as we remember her better days, that time a local dude rushed her on stage and her influence on pop culture overall. Checkit:
BuzzFeed: Searching For The Real Britney Spears
Hollywood Life: Justin Timberlake - How He Feels About Being Forever Linked To Britney Spears
Ringer: Memes Are the New Pop Stars -- How TikTok Became the Future of the Music Industry
Closer to home, these somewhat nicer local news links inspire our morning:
Kansas City InFill Push Back
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) - It started off with the woman who lived in a West Side neighborhood and a potential home built next to it. She said it was too close and could hurt the foundation of her home.
Meth Town Hero Remodeling
INDEPENDENCE, MO (KCTV) - There is only a little more than a week left before the Harry Truman Presidential Library and Museum closes for an entire year. There is going to be a complete transformation; new exhibits, a new entrance, and a new addition to the building.
Independence Doggie Redux
Hide Transcript Show Transcript BECAUSE OF INSUFFICIENT REVENUE. KMBC 9'S BRIAN JOHNSON REPORTS THE CITY HOPES FOR A SMOOTH TRANSITION. BRIAN: THESE PUPPIES NORMALLY ADOPT FOR $300. BUT RIGHT NOW THEY COST $25 IN MERRIAM AND INDEPENDENCE. IT'S THE FINAL SALE BEFORE GREAT PLAINS SPCA RETURNS THE KEYS TO THE JACKSON COUNTY REGIONAL ANIMAL SHELTER.
Old School Footballer Hype
Hall of Famer and former Kansas City Chiefs offensive lineman Will Shields on Kansas City Chiefs' Super Bowl chances: This is the year you can get to that next level
Hall of Famer and former Kansas City Chiefs offensive lineman Will Shields discusses if the Chiefs have what it takes to get to the Super Bowl in 2019.
Home Team 2019 In Retrospect
Back in March, the writers went on the record with their predictions for the 2019 season. Now that we're at the All-Star break, let's take stock on how those are looking so far. We'll start in our own backyard with the Kansas City Royals specific predictions.
KC Drinking Like A Fish
SEA LIFE Kansas City at Crown Center is a fun and immersive aquarium experience, where you can get up close to more than 300 species of aquatic life. Now, imagine that, but with eight local breweries. Magical. That's right.
Tonight: Kansas City Library Lesson In Resolving The Past
Drive through the Mississippi Delta today, and you'll find it dotted with memorials to major figures and events from the civil rights movement. Most chilling, perhaps, are those recalling the 1955 murder of Emmett Till, a tragedy of hate and injustice that became a milestone in the fight for racial equality.
Love and Rockets - So Alive is the #TBT song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .