Monday, August 26, 2019

The Kansas City Monday News Roundup



Once again, hottie Demi inspires us to celebrate the news ebb & flow and pop culture discourse . . .

SunUK: LOOKING REAR-LY GOOD Demi Rose shows off her curves in thong bikini as she takes to the jungle in Bali

Digital Trends: Instagram’s Threads app would allow your friends to monitor your every move

Verge: Facebook is tightening its grip on Instagram

Closer to home, here's a peek at the news items we're watching tonight . . .

Kansas City Sewers All Full

KC Water wastewater facilities overloaded Monday by rain

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Rainfall caused wastewater to overflow into local creeks Monday, according to KC Water. The heavy rainfall overwhelmed the Buckeye Creek Pump Station on Northeast Birmingham Road and the Burlington Creek Pump Station on Northwest Green Hills Road.


Tech Biz Winning

BREAKING: $9.4M funding round steers Bungii toward 'biggest sharing economy footprint in US'

A $9.4 million oversubscribed Series A round isn't just an investor vote of confidence in Bungii, said Ben Jackson. It's a funding fuel-up as the tech startup shifts expansion plans into high gear on the road to becoming the final link in the big and bulky supply chain.


Road Warrior Pret

MoDOT to close I-70 for 7-mile stretch between I-435 and MO-291 starting Sept. 6

This is a big one. Crews with the Missouri Department of Transportation plan to close both directions of I-70 from I-435 to I-470/MO-291 for demolition work next month. That closure is expected to start at 10 p.m. Friday, Sept. 6 and run through 5 a.m. Monday, Sept.


Grain Of Local Journalism

An End-Of-Summer Appreciation Of Sweet Corn, In All Of Its Multi-Colored Glory

Even though the Midwest is tops in field corn production and grows row after row of it, these states don't stand out when it comes to national production of sweet corn. But for many in the region, nothing says summer quite like a fresh hot ear of sweet corn - plain, buttered or salted.


Irish Celebration Awaits

Irish smiles will light up the A&E scene this week

The grand and glorious KC Irish Fest returns this weekend to Crown Center. With more than 30 bands, plus Irish foods, drinks, dance and traditions, the annual festival tops the week's schedule of urban arts & entertainment. Roll the highlight reel for what's happening in Downtown KC this week - Monday to Sunday, Aug.


Season Of Hype Cont'd

Patrick Mahomes among 7 Chiefs on ESPN's top 100 players for 2019

With just two weeks to go before the regular season begins, ESPN has put out its annual list of top 100 players for the upcoming season (sound familiar?), and the Kansas City Chiefs have tied (New Orleans Saints) for the most players on the list with seven.


Brighten Up This Week

Sunshine makes a return Tuesday

Hide Transcript Show Transcript CONTAINED TO SOUTHWEST MISSOURI AND SOUTHEAST KANSAS. STILL A RISK OF STRAY SHOWERS AROUND, BUT NOTHING SEVERE. 73 BY 8:00. WE WILL DROP 1° PER HOUR ONCE THE SUN GOES DOW SHOWERS A POSSIBILITY BETWEEN 5:00 AND 6:00. NOTHING SEVERE. SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE EAST SOUTHEAST, POSSIBLY HEAVIER IN CENTRAL MISSOURI.


Taylor Swift - Lover was the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .

3 comments:

Mr. Big Pant Still Loves Kansas City said...

Don't be ghey about dat ass.

Not homersexual.

Just ghey. Don't be a hater.

Anonymous said...

Enough of Demi Rose and her fat ass. God, she is so fucking fat! I think Tony is banging her, hopefully while wear latex.

Anonymous said...

Pretty good write up today by Shelly at The Pitch. (The ongoing shit show that is Jackson County government.)

Jackson County has paid John Q. Ebert $2 million over the last five years to fix its assessment problems. What exactly has he been doing?