Classic Candice and her latest publicity pix inspire us to take a quick peek at pop culture. Checkit:
Saw1st: Candice Swanepoel in “Tropic of C” Swimwear Photoshoot – October 2019
Forbes: Why Top Model Candice Swanepoel Launched Sustainable Swimsuit Brand Tropic Of C
Fast Company: Women bosses in movies are four times more likely than men to be nude
Closer to home, here are the community and somewhat nicer news links we're checking whilst our friends stare at the clock:
Celebrate Kansas City 1st Responder Behind The Scenes
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - All eyes may be on the ring when firefighters and police officers go toe to toe during a charity boxing event Saturday in Kansas City, Missouri. But Rob Sapp hopes a cedar chest catches the eye of people at the Guns and Hoses fundraiser.
KC Anti-Vaxx Fact Check
KANSAS CITY, Kan. -- More than 3 million people are killed every year from diseases that can be prevented with vaccines. However, doctors are concerned that more Americans are choosing not to get immunizations for themselves or their children based on false information.
Demand To Update Fire Stations In The Dotte
Kansas City, KS - Unified Government Commissioners in Wyandotte County have been told some of the fire stations are not livable. Fifteen of the 18 fire stations in the county do not meet the city's codes, according to the International Association of Fire Fighters Local 64, which delivered the report to the commission's public safety committee.
KC Hip-Hop Good Deeds
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- St. Louis native Nelly will take the stage in the Power & Light District in downtown Kansas City on Friday. The rapper, singer and songwriter will perform on the KC Live! stage. Doors open at 6 p.m. and the show starts at 8 p.m.
Meet The New Artsy Boss
Stuart Carden When Stuart Carden moved to Kansas City at the beginning of September, he got to work. He didn't have a permanent place to live, and his family hadn't followed him from Chicago yet, but he wanted to introduce himself to the city as the new artistic director of the Kansas City Repertory Theatre - so he started shaking...
Local Shark Tank Revealed
The 2019 Best of the Bar honorees gathered Thursday evening at Carriage Club to celebrate one another. The program honored 53 attorneys this year. A five-person, independent panel of judges selected the honorees. Attorneys were selected based on professional reputation, involvement in significant cases and civic involvement.
Original Kansas City Star
"Who's always smiling, never sad? "It's Whizzo! "Who makes the boys and girls so glad? Whizzo!" Kansas City kids watching KMBC 9 between 1955 and 1987 grew up watching "Whizzo's Wonderland." KMBC director Frank Wiziarde became "Whizzo the Clown" in 1955 when the station needed daytime programming.Whizzo remained on the air in Kansas City and later in Topeka until three months before Wiziarde's death in September 1987.
And this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .