Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Kansas City Tuesday Morning News Fight



This morning we offer tribute to hottie Jordan and the many friendships she has forged over the scope of her career as we explore the topic of friendship via pop culture "news" reference. Checkit:

InStyle: The "Sexist" Friends Storyline One of the Show's Female Writers Argued Against

TelegraphUK: Why don't men have as many friends as women? Are they lonely... or just lazy?

GuardianUK: I can’t come to terms with my boyfriend’s female friendships

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

Kansas City Art House Redux

Tivoli Theater reopens at Nelson-Atkins Museum

Hide Transcript Show Transcript NIGHT. WHAT BETTER WAY TO OPEN UP ONE OF THE MOST CLASSIC MOVIE THEATERS IN KANSAS CITY THAN WITH BUSTER KEATON AND THE GENERAL TYPICALLY REOPENING THE DOORS ON MONDAY NIGHT IN MAYBE THE BEST POSSIBLE SPOT THE NELSON-ATKINS MUSEUM. IT'S WONDERFUL. I'M HOPING THAT WELL BEYOND ME.


Kansas City Birds & Bees Progressive Guidebook Debuts

A Kansas City Mom Fights The Patriarchy With A Book Of Sex Advice For Her Son

When it comes to talking about sex, the accepted wisdom is that parents and kids alike would just rather not. But Kansas City poet Natasha Ria El-Scari doesn't think that's healthy. Neither does her college-age son, who says he's benefited from his mother's openness and candor in a way his peers are missing out on.


Suburban Workout Showdown

Dispute between Lee's Summit gym owner and client spurs claim of fat-shaming

LEE'S SUMMIT, Mo -- A dispute between a business and a former customer played out on social media. At the center of the issue: claims of fat-shaming. After losing almost 50 pounds from dieting, Michelle Kleoppel joined Shredd Gym in Lee`s Summit to firm up and change her body.


Pitch Reports On Twitter

Wale had a nice time in Kansas City

Photo courtesy Wale's Twitter. Wale has been good in my book ever since he did a Seinfeld-inspired mixtape. Yesterday, the rapper stopped in Kansas City for an unexpected day off from his current U.S. tour. We stopped in Kansas City today .. no show but the driver needs rest .


Local Sign From Above

Orionid meteor shower is peaking early this week

The Orionid meteor shower is expected to peak early Tuesday, sprinkling remnants of Halley's comet in Earth's atmosphere to create a dazzling display.While the meteor shower will peak in the overnight hours of Monday night into Tuesday morning, Tuesday night into Wednesday morning before dawn could be even better, pennlive.com reported.


Neighborhood Hand Up

Good Samaritans help family ripped off by contractor

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Some good Samaritans are helping out a Kansas City family ripped off by a contractor. John and Roxanne Baker and their company Spruce Design Build are donating their services to the Parris Family to complete a home addition.


Chill This KC Autumn

KC metro should see some bone-chilling nights as we creep toward Halloween

FAIRWAY, KS (KCTV) - Get use to these cool days and chilly nights and maybe a couple of bone chilling nights as we get closer to Halloween. As many as five storm systems will cross the Midwest over the next two weeks keeping our temperatures mostly below average for this time of year.


Joji & Jackson Wang - Walking ft. Swae Lee & Major Lazer is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for this morning . . .

2 comments:

Anonymous said...

Gyms are always ripoffs.

Pavement is free.

Anonymous said...

Wahoo!
Now Tracey Thomas can go to a movie without having to sit in a darkened room with us peasants!
In fact, she'll probably be the only one there!