Tuesday, July 30, 2019

Kansas City Tuesday Midday News Link Pool

A peek at an internationally famous "adult actress" in repose via Instagram in order to remind our blog community that pop culture is pr0n and pr0n is pop culture . . .

NYT: Why We Call Things ‘Porn’

PCMag: Hacker Uses Porn To Lure Victims to Download Android Ransomware

Forbes: Google And Facebook Secretly Track Your Activity On Porn Sites, Microsoft Reports

Closer to home, here are the top stories we're checking during the midday . . .

Tech Fixes KC Busted Pipes?!?!

Kansas City's Smart Sewer Program Selects Electro Scan for 22-Mile Sewer Condition Assessment Project

SACRAMENTO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Machine-Intelligent Technology Part of Continued Commitment to Utilize Innovations to Realize Up To $1 Billion in Cost Efficiencies and Reduce Infiltration Electro Scan Inc. today announced that its patented technology has been selected for a 22-mile sewer condition assessment project for the City of Kansas City, Missouri as part of Kansas City's Smart Sewer program.

Golden Ghetto Urban Planning

Share transportation ideas for downtown Olathe today

OLATHE, Kan. - From protected bike lanes to greenways, city leaders in Olathe, Kansas, want you to think outside the box when it comes to the future of transportation in downtown. The city is hosting an open house Tuesday from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Local Music Lady Conversation

Crazeology: Casi Joy [Podcast]

For Casi, the past few years have been filled with experiences that many musicians only wish they could say they've done. She's played in front of millions of people on national television and received one-on-one mentoring from musicians Blake Shelton and Luke Bryan.

Tyreek Scare Today

Kansas City Chiefs receiver Tyreek Hill carted off practice field with bruised quad

Star Kansas City Chiefs receiver Tyreek Hill was carted off the practice field Tuesday at training camp in St. Joseph.An update from ESPN's Adam Schefter said Hill "bruised his quad and is expected to be fine." Hill suffered the injury when defensive back Bashaud Breelan broke up a pass during drills.According to Kimberley Martin, of the Yahoo!

Jayhawk Legend Makes National News

Max Falkenstien, 'Voice of the Jayhawks,' dies at 95

LAWRENCE, Kan. - Max Falkenstien, the affable and silver-tongued "Voice of the Jayhawks" who brought Kansas football and basketball into the homes of fans for six decades, died Monday. He was 95. The school announced his death in a statement. No cause was given.

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


Anonymous said...

RIP Max.

Anonymous said...

As much press and television Tyreek has been getting and all the hurt and trauma he's been going through, it probably won't be long before he drops out due to PTSD and then decides to run for president.
Happens all the time!

Anonymous said...

Kansas City's Smart Sewer program?

Maybe we need smart workers who don't have to do a sewer line repair three or four time to get it right and without destroying a blocks street and peoples properties in the process.

Anonymous said...

What you sow you will also reap. Tyreek I wouldn't want to be in your shoes for anything.

Anonymous said...

^^and we're quit sure he wouldn't want to be in your shitty diaper either!

Anonymous said...


After taking on the entire Spanish Armada crew, she was deemed a Bridgette too far!!!

Anonymous said...

Bashaud Breelan gave Hill a huge dose of bitch slapping.....I'm glad he did. Hill might as well go ahead and paint that bullseye on himself because I'm sure more than one player on other teams will be looking to give him some real ass knocking the fuck out karma back.

Anonymous said...

^^and yet they won't at all. Weird.

Anonymous said...

R.I.P. Max you were great, always a total pro and gentleman. Thank you.

Anonymous said...

Downtown Toy Train Honcho Gerend lives in Olathe. Maybe he can push the wonders of Fru Fru.

Anonymous said...

From this K-State Wildcat fan, RIP Max. Loved his commentary if and when I was forced to listen to KU.

Anonymous said...

Downtown Olathe has to be one of the worst downtowns in the country. Towns with 1500 people have more going on.