Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Kansas City Morning News Workout

Quick roundup of worthwhile pop culture topics inspired by hottie Lindsey's hustle . . .

AdAage: Can’t buy me likes - Instagram is coming for your engagement metrics

Guardian: 'Not the end of influencers' - Does it really matter if Instagram gets rid of likes?

BOF: The Golden Age of Instagram Marketing Is Over

Closer to home, these local news links are also worth a peek:

Morning Double Blaze Report

KCMO firefighters fight flames at two homes

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Firefighters battled two early morning house fires on the city's east side Tuesday. The call went out just before 6 a.m. at two homes on East 12th Terrace near Ewing Avenue. When firefighters arrived, one of the homes was fully engulfed in flames.

Local Vape Rage

Kansas City-area schools battle rise in teen vaping

KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- Kids these days aren't smoking as much as in decades past, but the number of children and teens using e-cigarettes, or vaping, has skyrocketed over the last couple of years. Local school districts say they're already behind on getting the message out, because many students are addicted before they even hit high school.

NextGen Against Crime

Siblings lead anti-violence effort after sister dies

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - - Months after losing their 15-year-old sister in a tragic shooting, two siblings are organizing anti-violence efforts in the Kansas City area to keep teenagers safe and away from crime. Last February, 15-year-old Anjanique Wright was shot and killed outside of a basketball game at Central Academy in Kansas City, Missouri.

T-Bones Booted Redux

Wyandotte County Evicts The T-Bones After The Team Failed To Pay Rent For Nearly 4 Years

The Unified Government of Kansas City, Kansas, and Wyandotte County served the Kansas City T-Bones with an eviction notice. The UG cites more than $700,000 in unpaid rent and utilities as the reason for the eviction notice. T-Bones president Adam Ehlert released a statement late in the day.

Cash Incentive Activism

Anonymity is key for KC Crime Stoppers reward money

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Nearly every time there is a major crime in the Kansas City area, the public is urged to call the Greater Kansas City Crime Stoppers TIPS Hotline with any information. There's an been influx of calls to the Crime Stoppers hotline, ever since the tips reward amount to jumped to $25,000 two months ago.

Perfect Village Against Tech

With fears of 'window peeping,' Prairie Village advances ordinance restricting drones

With drones, being a popular gift item this holiday season, the unmanned aircraft systems program at Kansas State University's Polytechnic Campus has five tips to help hobbyists fly safely. With the mayor breaking a tie vote, the Prairie Village City Council on Monday advanced an ordinance to ban drone use over other people's property without their consent, among other restrictions.

Balmy Tuesday Forecast

Slight chance for storms, hot and humid all day

More rain chances later this week.

Lolo Zouaï - Caffeine is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .


Anonymous said...

Now that Sly James smoke and mirrors have been cleared out welcome to the Shithole Of The Great Plains

I Shit KC t-shirts now available!

Anonymous said...

^^^Hey look...Maude's on!

Anonymous said...

How much do these lovely women like the one in the top photo have to pay to get the bottom two inches of their naturally blonde hair dyed a "mousy brown"?

Anybody know?

(Do de rug match de drapes?)
(No mon, de drapes not be shaved off!)

Anonymous said...

^^no because we're not pedo's who cannot live within 500 feet of a school. Go work your kinks out elsewhere creep!

Anonymous said...

^^^ If I move away, what will your wife and mother do for dicks to suck?

They both told me last night yours is so diseased they can't stand the smell.

Anonymous said...

No bananas for you until you use your new words, Chimpy!

Anonymous said...

HA HA the village bans your drone flying in neighbors yard afraid you're looking in the bedroom windows. Not me baby too many gay dudes living there and who would want to spy on two dudes cornholing one another?

Anonymous said...

People are so stupid, those things don’t have zoom lens plus they aren’t supposed to be flying over private property besides, I didn’t know there was anyone worth looking at over there

Anonymous said...

@1:07PM You would since you brought it up.

Anonymous said...

"Kansas City-area schools battle rise in teen vaping." Give them cigarettes and they won't vape so much.

Anonymous said...

Catholic woman disregard the church's edict that sex must be inside marriage, and for creation of life. Its cheap entertainment for them. Thousands of unmarried catholic women will be spreading their legs for intercourse tonight. Even thought they have a crucifix above the beds headboard on the wall. They are horney babes.

Anonymous said...

Now Billy, just relax, you'll be ok.

Anonymous said...

The Unified Government of KCK must be dumbasses!! - Who lets someone get 4 YEARS beind in their rent WTF!! I hope they have to answer to the tax payers at election time when the T bones NEVER PAY!!!

George Brett said...

^^^ go easy bro, the reason the T bones couldnt pay their rent is because no one came to see them play! I wonder how soon Jackson county will evict the Royals? Oh wait I am sure the Royals pay their rent, they just wont pay for good players!