Hottie Joey continues to inspire our quest to grab hold of pop culture news . . .
Politico: Is Big Soda winning the soft drink wars?
Phys: What's driving more women to drink?
Daily Beast: Drinking fluoridated water during pregnancy may lower IQ in sons, controversial study says
Closer to home, here are just a few of the nicer news links we're checking right now . . .
Kanas City Jobs Coming Soon!!!
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Dozens of USDA job openings are listed online for the Kansas City market. This comes as the United States Department of Agriculture prepares to relocate its headquarters to Kansas City. The jobs pay well. Some come with a six-figure salary.
Baseball Indecision Abounds
STEVEN: THE TEAM FACES EVICTION AND MICHEAL MAHONEY IS THERE. MICHEAL: MORE THAN $700,000 BEHIND ON THEIR BILLS TO KANSAS CITY, KANSAS. THEY'RE BEING EVICTED FROM THEIR HOME FIELD ON SEPTEMBER 13. TICKET TAKER CLIFF POTTER'S STYLE SAYS IT'S PART OF THE CHARM OF MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL.
KC Good Deeds En Route
WEEKEND. HELP US COMING FROM ALL ACROSS THE COUNTRY TO HELP THOSE IMPACTED BY HURRICANE DORIAN. RACHEL: AND LOCAL GROUP IS MAKING SURE THEY CAN HELP OUT AFTER THE STORM. MATT EVANS IS LIVE IN LENEXA AS HEART TO HEART AND IS READY TO HELP.
Golden Ghetto Bad Doggie Alert
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. -- Overland Park police are asking for the public's help to find a dog who bit a man Monday morning. According to police, the man was bitten on the hand by the dog while in the area of W 103rd Street and Lamar Ave.
Local Lady Listen Hot Take
In many ways, Taylor Swift's seventh studio album, "Lover," feels like a return to the storytelling and songwriting that initially hooked us on her debut album 13 years ago. At the same time, with "Lover" being the top selling album of 2019, Swift proves she's just as relevant, enchanting and innovative as ever.
What's Hot In Waldo
Earlier this summer, a swarm of lucky friends and regular diners gathered at Waldo Thai Place for a private family-style dinner to celebrate the restaurant's one-year anniversary. One traditional dish, made with shredded jackfruit and minced pork, encapsulated why Waldo Thai has attracted a steady following.
End Of Summer Dreams
I have been waiting for the Kansas City Chiefs to play in and win a Super Bowl for what feels like my entire life. In truth, it has only been since the late 1980's. I remember my first set of Chiefs football cards and how I kept Christian Okoye and Steve DeBerg's cards on top of the deck because they were my favorites that season.
And this is the OPEN THREAD for the afternoon . . .