Monday, July 06, 2020

Kansas City Monday News Look



AND WE'RE BACK!!!

We start the morning inspired by hottie Daphne Joy and her fashionista swimwear debut and then we quickly move to community news, pop culture and info from across the nation and around the world . . .

Kansas City Newsflash: Drunk Driving Still Dangerous

Kansas City Police Say Alcohol Is Contributing To A Surge In Fatal Crashes

Police say drunk driving is leading to a surge in fatal crashes this year as 52 people already have died in Kansas City accidents, compared to 36 people a the same time last year, a 44 percent increase. Three of those crashes happened over the long holiday weekend.


Golden Ghetto Builds Better Dead Mall Development

Loretto Sports Ventures, Woodbury Corp. still look to score on $300M Mentum project in Olathe - Kansas City Business Journal

Behind-the-scenes work has continued on a $300 million mixed-use transformation of the former Great Mall of the Great Plains site in Olathe, though some specifics have yet to be hashed out. Discussions on the Mentum project, near 151st Street and Interstate 35, are ongoing between city officials and development team representatives, Mike Swenson, a spokesman for Loretto Sports Ventures LLC, said Thursday.


Royals Against Corona

Royals undergo second round of COVID-19 testing

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Kansas City Royals organization on Sunday underwent its second round of COVID-19 testing to ensure MLB health and safety protocols are being met. Manage Mike Matheny spoke with media, explaining how players, coaches and staff would all conduct tests -- something he thinks is crucial in order to keep operations going safely.


Hip-Hop Hottie Persists

50 Cent's Baby Mama Daphne Joy Wakes Up Thirst Trap W/ New Bikini Pics

New York rapper 50 Cent might low-key want that ol' thing back. The hip-hop veteran's former flame and baby mother Daphne Joy has turned frowns upside down courtesy of new modeling pics. Fifty's ex-girlfriend went to Instagram Wednesday with a slideshow of steamy shots.


Prez Trump Fights Culture War

Trump Presses 'Cancel Culture' War, But Here Are 6 Numbers That Matter More

In an unusually divisive speech for a president on the Fourth of July holiday weekend, President Trump on Friday decried a "growing danger that threatens every blessing our ancestors fought so hard for." What is it? Terrorism? Polarization? A lack of trust in institutions?


Meet The Next VP

Atlanta mayor calls for citizens to stop 'shooting each other' after murder of 8-year-old near BLM protest site

In an impassioned press conference Sunday night, Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms issued a full-throated call for citizens to stop "shooting each other up on our streets," after an 8-year-old girl was shot and killed on the Fourth of July near a Wendy's that became a flashpoint of recent anti-police protests in the city.


COVID Changes Campaign 2020

Swing states may be up for grabs as Covid-19 hits Republican strongholds

Just two months ago, Donald Trump was warning against "bailouts" for Democratic-run states that were grappling with the financial fallout of the coronavirus pandemic.


Corona Kills South Of Border

Latin America sees half of all new Covid-19 infections as health systems flounder

At the end of April, video emerged from the main hospital in the Brazilian city of Manaus of bodies lined up in corridors, the victims of a sudden surge in the coronavirus. At the same time, the city began digging mass graves for hundreds of people who'd not even had the chance of treatment.


Red Scare Over Wet Markets

China moves to kick its exotic meat habit after COVID-19

Ou Yang is having a hard time finding snake to eat. "A very famous restaurant specialized in cooking snakes in my city already stopped providing such dishes," Ou told NBC News from Foshan, in southern China, where snake has long been regarded as a delicacy. "They are all banned now."


Local Pipes Sound Off

Sounds of the Soul | Good Vibrations

Espinoza handcrafts a wide variety of native instruments. He sees those instruments as the crucial connection allowing him to achieve harmony with the world.


Cowtown Coach Talk

Ranking the top five Kansas City Chiefs coaches of all time

When the Kansas City Chiefs won Super Bowl LIV, it was the cherry on top of head coach Andy Reid's already illustrious career and cemented his spot in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Reid has been fantastic since he arrived in K.C.


Sweaty July Underway

Classic July weather Monday: Hot, humid with chance for pop-up storms

Hide Transcript Show Transcript ARRIVING. EVERYBODY WANTS TO BE SAFE, TO BE OUT THERE IN THAT GOOD SUMMER WEATHER FOR WORKING OUT. NICK: ESPECIALLY IF YOU CAN, ALTER YOUR WORKOUTS FOR RUNNERS, CYCLISTS, EARLY MORNING. EVENINGS. THAT TIME OF THE YEAR. HAZY THIS MORNING. MUGGY. SEE THE SETTING MOON THERE.


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13 comments:

Anonymous said...

nice effort to SQUEEZE in a bunch of info. Appreciate it.

Anonymous said...

Shithole of The Plains

Anonymous said...

^^^ Wipe ur butt, boomer. It leaks with age.

Anonymous said...

^^^ with momentum! Hahahahaha!

Speaking of which, has gopher boi come out of his basement yet?

Anonymous said...

^^^ Sad. You accomplished so little with your life that you're spending your retirement here on a crap boomer blog. Sad.

Anonymous said...

7:26 it must drive you crazy having to wipe all those leaky butts at the matlock home for the geriatric, poor baby, maybe you should have done better with your life and got out of frogville! Hahahahaha!

Anonymous said...

7:30 awwww chimpy, you’re so cute when you’re lonely! Hahahahaha!

Anonymous said...

Save those Confederate statues (but ignore the coronovirus deaths and the man behind the curtain)! The South will rise again!

Anonymous said...

Little late foe the Atlanta mayor to start worrying about the fact that once lawlessness and chaos are unleashed, the bad news can only get worse.
Maybe some kneeling is in order.
Of course, it hasn't worked with smiley selfies kneely Lucas locally.
As long as excuses and ridiculous notions like destroying statues of Christopher Columbus are actually taken seriously by cowardly electeds, the mobs will continue to grind toward the bottom of the worst behavior.
Be careful what you wish for.

Anonymous said...

Talking to yourself in the mirror I see. Good insight CHUD

Anonymous said...

7;26 what really causes anal leakage is buttsechs. You might know about that.

Anonymous said...

TOP PHOTO
See, breed enough White into these monkeys and they start looking almost human!
BLACK WOMEN! THINK OF YOUR CHILDREN'S FUTURE!
Only fuck White Men!
(Yes, try long enough and even you can get one of them drunk enough.)
GIVE YOUR KIDS A CHANCE!
You can still collect Welfare from having them!

Anonymous said...

^^^^The 1950s called. They want you back.