Friday, February 21, 2020


For our late night denizens we take a peek at pop culture, community news and all manner of captivating content from across the nation and around the world . . .

Kansas City Glory Days Cont'd

New sign celebrating Chiefs title debuts at Union Station this weekend

KANSAS CITY, MO. (KCTV) --- A new sign celebrating the Kansas City Chiefs' Super Bowl title will debut this weekend at Union Station. The "LONG LIV THE CHAMPS" will be at Union Station this weekend and this weekend only. The sign will be a part of a weekend-long Chiefs celebration event.

Cowtown This Weekend

Weekend Possibilities | Mardi Gras, Miles Davis and a Japanese Film Fest

Multiple Mardi Gras celebrations, a Japanese film fest and a "Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool" premiere make up a busy mid-February weekend in Kansas City. 12 - 11 p.m. Border Brewing Company, 406 E.

School Money Report

KCK school leaders celebrate bond refinancing of $30 million while new school construction progresses

KANSAS CITY, Kan. -- You don't often hear of school districts saving money. That's what one metro education system said it's doing, saving $30 million off a huge bond debt approved by voters. The sound of power tools from a construction site is welcome in several Wyandotte County neighborhood.

Golden Ghetto Grift

Woman says she was scammed out of $89,000

An Overland Park woman said she is devastated after being scammed out of $89,000. She said she fell for an offer she thought was coming from a good friend, and she is sharing her story so it does not happen to someone else.

Abby Fashionista Goodness

Abigail Ratchford Flaunts Her Cleavage In Plunging Denim Crop Top

On Thursday, February 20, "Queen of Curves" Abigail Ratchford took to her Instagram page to show off her voluptuous bust in an all-denim ensemble. In the sultry snap, Abigail peeked out from behind a pair of curtains and showcased her outfit in a teasing manner.

Haute Couture Controvery

In Eco-Woke Times, Will Fast Fashion's Success Be Its Undoing?

The outsized success of fast fashion over the last 20 years or so has depended on selling an increasing and kaleidoscopic variety of clothes at relatively inexpensive price points. That approach has been a hit with consumers in the U.S. and worldwide, helping spur greater apparel sales in stores and online.

Sickness Spreads

U.S. takes steps to prepare for pandemic as global coronavirus cases rise

As global concerns over the coronavirus outbreak grow, the U.S. is taking steps to prepare for the possibility of a pandemic, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Friday.

Paper Of Record Checked

What the New York Times didn't tell readers about its Taliban op-ed is shocking

Peter Bergen says when the New York Times' decided to publish a controversial op-ed from a Taliban leader, they didn't give readers the full story of who the author is: an FBI-designated 'specially designated global terrorist' whose men have also kidnapped multiple Americans, including a New York Times reporter.

Culture War Turning Deadly OR Don't Argue With Drunk Uncle

A White Supremacist Was Convicted Of Killing Two Men Who Stood Up To Him On A Portland Train

A white supremacist was convicted Friday of killing two men who stood up to him on a Portland train while he harassed a Muslim teenager and her friend in a hate-filled tirade. Jeremy Christian was convicted Friday of 12 counts, including first-degree murder in the deaths of Ricky John Best, 53, and Taliesin Namkai-Meche, 23.

TV Show Talk

Lee's Summit mother pitches invention to Shark Tank producers

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A Lee's Summit mother is hoping her invention will catch the eye of Shark Tank producers. Emily Crawford pitched her 'Lavelu Lounger' to producers at the Gem Theater Friday. "I've wanted to do this for many years, and I'm so excited to be here," Crawford said.

Taste Of Kansas City

New barbecue restaurant, boutique open in Crown Center Shops this week

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A new restaurant opened at Crown Center near downtown Kansas City this week, and a new boutique will follow with an opening this weekend. Burnt End BBQ, which also has a location in Overland Park, opened Monday in the spot formerly occupied by Milano Italian Dining on the first floor of the Crown Center Shops.

Weather This Weekend

A cold morning leads to nice temperatures today & Saturday

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Share in our weather experience on the weather blog. Click on the blog at the top of the page for more information. For a full list of weather alerts, click here.

And this is the OPEN THREAD for tonight . . .


Anonymous said...

Abby seems very flexible in her views.

Anonymous said...

Gee, I guess some Trump Supporters, like Jeremy "Christian", take the horseshit that "The Donald" vomits out seriously!

Anonymous said...

The MAGA bomber took him seriously too.

Trump's base is promising civil war if he loses and bragging that they have all the guns and tough guys. It's way beyond drunk uncle stage. These are preppers cheering the coming end times. The founding fathers are spinning in their graves.

Anonymous said...

I can’t find driver information anywhere for the person who struck and killed the crossing guard in Kansas City Kansas. That must mean it’s a little white girl.

Anonymous said...

What the "Preppers" don't realize @12:43 is that there is a common saying among those of us who are truly prepared...


(Their homes and braggadocio are noted and mapped.)