So-called Bathing Beauties have been a part of American advertising culture for more than 100-years and even the pr0n game is influenced by this old-school tradition that defied Victorian-era standards. And so we start the day with a "hat tip" to Brazzers fighting to KEEP smut in the mainstream via Instagram . . .And this leads us to our daily collection of pop culture, community news and other items from across the nation and around the world.
Police at the University of Missouri-Kansas City are warning students about an assault.Police said a student was punched in the face, for no apparent reason, as the suspect walked by the victim on the south side of the medical school on Holmes Road just after 6 p.m. Tuesday.The victim refused medical treatment.
KCK Hero Remembered
A crossing guard employed by the city of Kansas City, Kansas, died Tuesday after he pushed two schoolchildren out of the way of an oncoming car. The incident occurred just before 8 a.m. along the 5400 block of Leavenworth Road outside the Christ the King Catholic School.
Northland Traffic Debate
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Residents living along Northwest 72nd Street, just east of Interstate 29, are sick of delays and detours. A portion of the road has been closed for a Kansas City improvement project since May 2018. Jack Williams, a Lake Waukomis alderman, said residents do not see any work being done at the site.
Fewer Kansas City Jobs Secure As Robots Replacements Move Beyond Fast Food Kiosks
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) - The Security robot, Cobalt Robot, travels at about two miles per hour. If someone were to step in front of it, its sensors allow it to stop. It's able to patrol businesses and a local company hopes businesses in Kansas and Missouri will start using it.
Prez Trump Tweets Too Much???
WASHINGTON (AP) - Attorney General William Barr has told people close to him he's considering quitting his post after President Donald Trump wouldn't heed his warning to stop tweeting about Justice Department cases, an administration official told The Associated Press.
Everybody Against Socialism
In American politics, hell hath no fury like corporate power scorned... More than ever, Bernie Sanders is public enemy number one for power elites that thrive on economic injustice. The Bernie 2020 campaign is a direct threat to the undemocratic leverage that extremely wealthy individuals and huge corporations constantly exert on the political process.
Prez Pr0n Juxtaposition
Pete Buttigieg turned an attack on Tuesday about his marriage into a pointed knock against President Donald Trump and hush money payments he paid to porn star Stormy Daniels.
TALK IT OUT!!!
The Giants Didn't Invite Aubrey Huff to Their World Series Reunion for a Simple Reason John Oliver Endorses "Medicare for All" Did Dwyane Wade Rig the Dunk Contest? An Interview With the Man Who Helped Make the NBA All-Star Game Exciting In 2016, Pornhub announced a buzzy new initiative that drew quite a bit of news coverage at the time: porn for the blind.
Booze News Redux
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- A strip of bars and restaurants in Midtown could soon get a new look. Martini Corner at 31st Street and Gillham Road was once a popular entertainment district, but now there are so many other choices like Westport or the Crossroads District.
Golden Ghetto Head Check
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. -- Overland Park officers are joining forces with mental health advocates to discuss how to enhance interactions between people with mental health problems and police. The goal is to prevent tragic encounters, like what happened in 2018, when an Overland Park police officer shot and killed 17-year-old John Albers.
Opening Kansas City Hole
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) - Behind a big rock formation is a cave, one that used to be open to the public, but the city sealed it off. No one's been in it for decades, but over the winter, someone broke through the concrete seal illegally, now local cave explorers want to know what's in there.
Chilly Cowtown Midweek
Hide Transcript Show Transcript WEATHER TODAY. SEE WHAT I DID? NICK: YOU CAN MAKE IT IF YOU WANT TO. IT IS A LITTLE CHILLY. WINCHELL VALUES IN THE TEENS. 27. SOUTHEAST FREEZE AT EIGHT MILES PER HOUR. TEMPERATURES IN THE 20'S. MANAGEABLE COLD FOR FEBRUARY AND OUR FIRST ALERT DAY PLANNER WILL START WITH SUNSHINE AND END WITH CLOUDS.
Taylor Swift - The Man is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .