Sunday, September 22, 2019

The Kansas City Sunday Smile



Right now panties and profit margins inspire our Sunday morning look at the pop culture. Take a peek:

Metro: Victoria’s Secret has a lot to learn from Rihanna’s Savage x Fenty show

MarketWatch: Victoria’s Secret market share sinks as online brands grow

CNBC: L Brands promises an 'evolution' is ahead for Victoria's Secret brand\

Closer to home, here are the news links that we're checking for right now . . .

Kansas City Home Game Debut

Your guide to the Chiefs home opener at Arrowhead Stadium Sunday

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Kansas City Chiefs are finally home and will play the first game of the season at Arrowhead Stadium Sunday. If you plan to head out to the game, there are a few things you will want to note. The Chiefs will take on the Baltimore Ravens.


Great Shot At KC Temperance

KC man uses photography to help maintain his sobriety

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Scott Rivera likes to see the world through a lens. "You get out of your head," he said. "You are thinking. It's very meditative to go and take pictures." But his passion for photography didn't come easily. "About a year ago, I was an active user of narcotics.," Rivera said.


Mayor Q Backstory

How KC Mayor Quinton Lucas' childhood 'sports journal' relates to his new job

Kansas City Mayor Quinton Lucas gazes over a potential site for a new downtown baseball stadium. vgregorian@kcstar.com Gazing out from the 30th-floor observation deck of City Hall, Kansas City mayor Quinton Lucas peered south and west toward the Sprint Center and Power & Light District.


Kansas City Council Dude Community News Conversation

Northeast Newscast Episode 105: A look at Kansas City's 4th District with Eric Bunch

Eric Bunch discusses Kansas City's 4th District on this week's episode of the Northeast Newscast


Show-Me High Times

Missouri soon will be a recreational marijuana state

I recently attended a conference in which implementation of the new Missouri medical marijuana law was discussed. The requirement for what justifies medical use of marijuana is so general that the physician is the ultimate decision-maker of who gets a card allowing the legal purchase of marijuana.


Everyone Counts

With Millions In Federal Aid At Stake, Kansas Urges Latinos Not To Skip 2020 Census

TOPEKA, Kansas - When Gov. Laura Kelly signed a proclamation recognizing Hispanic Heritage Month in Kansas this week, she hailed the culture and diversity that Latinos bring to the state. She also gave a serious warning. If the state's 350,000 Latinos don't take part in the 2020 census, she said, Kansas could lose federal money and, potentially, representation in Congress.


Game Day Forecast

Soggy Chiefs forecast with rain ending by afternoon

KATIE, AS YOU SAID, THE H IS WET TODAY. [LAUGHTER] KATIE: SOAKING. WE HAVE A DELUGE IN MANY AREAS OF KANSAS CITY. WE HAVE HEAVY RAIN, AND IT WILL CONTINUE TO RAIN DURING TAILGATING HOURS. THERE MIGHT BE A BREAK IN THE RAIN AT KICKOFF, HOWEVER, IT IS NOT COMPLETELY RAIN FREE.


Green Day - Father Of All… is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .

3 comments:

Anonymous said...

Political correctness is why the media don't report the real reason Victoria's Secret has problems these days: Except for upper-income 20-somethings, like those JoCo hotties you see around here, most American women are too fat to buy that stuff.

Anonymous said...

"Quinton Lucas gazes over a potential site for a new downtown baseball stadium."
lol, KC is a sad little town.

Anonymous said...

Lucas gazes and sucks already. sad.