The "towel series" might be the most wonderfully self-indulgent fashionista image series ever crafted but it provides a perfect place to start our morning discussion of pop culture.
NYPost: These women don’t use soap in the shower — and they’re proud of it
The Cut: I Will Blast Myself With Cold Water If It Helps Me Enjoy Life More
Biz Insider: The US government warns people against using conditioner after a nuclear explosion. It could trap radiation in your hair.
Closer to home here's a worthwhile collection of news links we're checking right now . . .
Downtown Agenda This Week
City Market, 20 E. 5th St. Coming, Bounce-tober Fest - Bounce into fall with inflatable fun for tweens, teens, adults and kids of all ages from 5-8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 12. Crossroads KC, 417 E. 18th St. This week, featuring Grammy-nominated with special guest Poolside at 8 p.m.
Kansas City Hipster Fantasy
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Cities like Atlanta and New York have seen their urban landscapes transformed with trails for walking, running, biking and hiking right in the heart of the city. A proposed plan in Kansas City could see a similar trail system formed around the downtown core in the form of Greenline Loop KC.
Heavy Advice From Local Mom
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A local weightlifter won the world championship and is sharing an inspirational message with other moms and women. Elizabeth White's daily workout starts at 4:30 a.m. She gets up that early because she doesn't want to take time away from her 6-year-old daughter or her career as a pediatric nurse.
City College Kangaroo End Of The World Weekend
UMKC students united with members of the Sunrise Movement and other area schools in a rally to combat climate change. The strikers marched from the University Playhouse to Frank A. Theis Park last Friday, culminating in a series of impassioned speeches from local, student leaders.
Show-Me Shampoo Inferno
ST LOUIS - A mother is warning others about leaving certain beauty products in hot cars after a bottle of dry shampoo exploded in her daughter's car, blowing off the sunroof. Christine Debrecht said her daughter left her dry shampoo in her vehicle all day and they discovered the sunroof had been blown off.
Just Another Traffic Hot Mess
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Construction on popular routes leading to Arrowhead Stadium had a lot of people on pins and needles for the Kanass City Chiefs home opener. FOX4 is still waiting to hear from officials, but fans seem to think the Missouri Department of Transportation scored in their game day game plan directing vehicles around construction.
Kansas City Forecast For Now
FRIDAY AND SATURDAY THIS A CHANCE FOR RAIN AND STORMS. IT IS FOGGY. WE HAVE DENSE FOG IN SOME SPOTS. AND IT WILL BE VERY HIT-OR-MISS. IT WILL DROP THE VISIBILITY DOWN. YOU CAN SEE THE FOG THERE IN THE DISTANCE. ALONG WITH IT BEING A FOGGY MORNIN, WIDESPREAD FOG AND AGAIN SOME OF THAT FOG IS DENSE.
Wilco "Everyone Hides" is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD we're checking right now . . .