One last #TBT news blast in order to celebrate a cinematic occasion:
CNN: 'Mean Girls Day' is here and it's so fetch
Peeps: The Mean Girls Cast — Including Lindsay Lohan — Reunites on Mean Girls Day for a Special Cause
BuzzFeed: If You Don't Laugh At These October 3 Tweets, Then You're Not A Real "Mean Girls" Fan
Closer to home, here are local news links that are somewhat nicer for our most dedicated readers:
Kansas City Laughs Last
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- The movie Joker opens tonight amid concerns of violence. Here's why some who went, thought twice about it. The concern about Joker isn't so much that it's violent, but that its violent character could be a rallying cry for those already teetering towards doing harm.
Groundbreaking Kansas City Lady Leader Conversation
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- For the first time in the city's history, the fire department has two women in leadership roles. This milestone marks major strides in an agency that has a history of sexual harassment and discrimination complaints.
KCI Safe Passage Tonight
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) - A Frontier flight made an emergency landing at KCI on Thursday just before 6 p.m. The emergency landing was due to a report of smoke in the cockpit. The Embraer ERJ145 plane did land safely. The flight was number was 4717. The flight was headed from St.
New Cash Crop In Kansas
LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, Kan. - It's an historic moment for many Kansas farmers as they harvest what could become the state's most budding industry - hemp. The farmers growing it hope to reap the rewards soon, but that means the clock is ticking at the Heartland Hemp Farm in Leavenworth County.
Vital KC Traveling Talk
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- A cyclist who is traveling across the country took a break on Thursday in Kansas City. The bike rider is on a long quest in order to spread an important message. For some, riding bikes is just for fun or exercise.
Check Real KC Progress
Wednesday marked the three-year anniversary of a 43-13 loss on Sunday Night Football to the Pittsburgh Steelers. Yes, this is an odd start for you readers. No one wants to remember a blowout loss. But this is a good thing. The game itself is one to forget.
KC Forecast For 1st Friday
MEMPHIS, IN THE 90'S. EVERYBODY WILL BE COOLING DOWN INCLUDING THE TENNESSEE VALLEY, AND FOR US, STRAY SHOWER WAS A POSSIBILITY THROUGH 7:00 OR SO. PARTLY TO MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES, DROPPING ABOUT ONE DEGREE PER HOUR. FIRST ALERT FUTURESCAN, AS WE GO TOWARDS 11:00, 12:00, MOSTLY DRY.
And this is the OPEN THREAD for tonight . . .