Friday, September 20, 2019

Kansas City Friday Morning News Look



A quick peek at the pop culture scene for the early morning . . .

Peeps: Kim Kardashian Says She 'Started Crying' the Last Time She Saw Saw O.J. Simpson in Public

US: Kim Kardashian, Kanye West Are ‘Over’ Feud With Taylor Swift Despite ‘Rolling Stone’ Interview

OK: Kanye West recently purchased a $14 million home in the state.

Closer to home, these news links inspire our early morning journey . . .

KC Fashionista First Look

RECAP: Opening Night at Kansas City Fashion Week

Last night at Union Station, Kansas City's most influential fashion figures took photos on the red carpet, perused vendor booths and sipped on themed drinks like Five Farms Fashionista and Hussong's Pink Stiletto. Kansas City Fashion Week is here, and the first official night of fall 2019 buzzed with excitement and anticipation of what this season's runway will bring.


Golden Ghetto Anti-Drug Talk

Youth and addiction: An epidemic many are afraid to talk about in the suburbs

LEAWOOD, Kan. -- Some call it an epidemic in the metro's wealthiest county: young people abusing drugs and alcohol in Johnson County. "It was what I did to be OK for a long time," said Sam, who asked that his last name not be used. He started getting high when he was 13 years old.


Kansas City Strike Stories

Former UAW member reflects on 2008 strike in KCK

KANSAS CITY, Ks. - - As the nationwide United Automobile Workers strike stretched into a fourth day Thursday, Kansas Gov. Laura Kelly visited with union members on the picket line while calling for a settlement with General Motors.


AX ABOUT THE MENU!!!

Blade & Timber, an Axe-Throwing Experience, Reopens Inside Power & Light District with a Robust Food Menu

Over Labor Day weekend, Blade & Timber, Kansas City's only axe-throwing experience, closed its original West Bottoms location and reopened in a new space inside the Power & Light District in downtown Kansas City.


Local GOAT???

Can Patrick Mahomes be the first to 6K passing yards and 60 TDs?

8:32 AM ET Adam TeicherESPN Staff Writer Close Covered Chiefs for 20 seasons for Kansas City Star Joined ESPN in 2013 KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Patrick Mahomes turned 24 this week, but he's been blowing out the NFL for more than a year now.


Blown Out Last Night

Home runs doom Royals in 8-5 loss

The 2019 Twins have hit more home runs than any team in baseball history. Honestly, we aren't talking about that enough. They hit their record-setting 268th homer on August 31. That is an incredible feat. I think of the Jon Bois video, discussing Rickey Henderson's stolen base record.


Kangaroo City College Rituals

Find your zen with music and meditation on campus

On most days, you can find the rooms in Atterbury Hall hosting student meetings, debates or lectures. Wednesdays in Room 237 however, are not like most days. You'll find the room transformed into a peaceful den. The windows are covered. A circle of lights enclose a circle of yoga mats.


Wafia - Hurts is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .

3 comments:

Anonymous said...

"Kansas City's most influential fashion figures" ... Hey baby. If you have a muffin top and a tramp stamp, you're not a fashion figure. Not even if you're from Leawood and Daddy has a Porsche.

Anonymous said...

^^says the pants-shitter sitting in a fetid diaper from his rented trailer in Frogville. Hard pass on anything you have to say.

Anonymous said...

Shut up Chimpy.