Thursday, July 16, 2020

Rolling With Kansas City Thursday News

Apropos for #TBT, notice International media offering backhanded compliments to a groundbreaking hottie and her enduring body of work . . .

"While she has now hung up her wings, that hasn't stopped Alessandra Ambrosio from putting her best modeling looks forward. The 39-year-old beauty took to social media to flaunt her enviable physique in a series of (covered) topless photos."

And all of this inspires our quick peek and compilation of community news, pop culture and info from across the nation and around the world . . .

Kansas City Plays Pandemic Waiting Game

Increase in COVID-19 testing may mean longer wait time for results

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - As more coronavirus testing becomes available, the wait time for results is getting longer for some people. The Kansas City, Missouri, Health Department confirmed to 41 Action News that there is a backlog in getting test results.

Celebrate Cowtown Survivors

Northland couple recounts harrowing battle with COVID-19

KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) - When husband and wife John Williams and Vicki Young were in Sun Valley, Idaho, in early March, the awareness level wasn't what it is now. They were there for the annual Black Summit of the National Brotherhood of Skiers, a group working to get more people of color into the sport.

Online Applications Available

Virtual job fair aims to get people work during pandemic

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Urban League of Greater Kansas City is hosting a virtual job fair to help people find employment during the COVID-19 pandemic. The first virtual job fair will be held Thursday from 9 a.m. until noon. Employers participating in the event include Spectrum, Hy-Vee and the YMCA of Greater Kansas City.

Argument: Secret Prez Trump Voters Could Surprise Veep

Biden leads in Pennsylvania but some point to 'secret Trump' voters: poll

A new poll in the crucial general election battleground state of Pennsylvania shows Democratic challenger Joe Biden holding a double-digit lead over President Trump among registered voters. But the survey, released Wednesday by Monmouth University, indicates that voters are evenly divided on which candidate they think will win the Keystone State - as a majority of those questioned believe that their communities hold a number of "secret Trump" voters.

Test of Time

Edward Colston's statue stood for 125 years. The Black Lives Matter statue that replaced it stood for about 25 hours

Written by Rob Picheta, CNN London A statue of a Black Lives Matter protester in Bristol, England, secretly installed overnight on the plinth where a monument to a slave trader had previously stood, has been removed by the local authority.


U.S. coronavirus data has already disappeared after Trump administration shifted control from CDC to HHS

Previously public data has already disappeared from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's website after the Trump administration quietly shifted control of the information to the Department of Health and Human Services. Since the pandemic began, the CDC has regularly published data on availability of hospital beds and intensive care units across the country.

Be Nice To China?!?!

China summons U.S. ambassador to condemn 'bullying'

BEIJING - China has accused the U.S. of seeking to obstruct its development with recent steps to sanction officials who undermine local autonomy in Hong Kong, summoning the U.S. ambassador in Beijing to lodge a protest.

SecState Pompeo Suspected Of Launching Interents Troll

Why Some See Mike Pompeo's Pic Of His Dog As An Attempt To Troll China

America's top diplomat Mike Pompeo assails China nearly daily, but he says his dog isn't part of his campaign. Pompeo raised eyebrows among students of social media tea leaves when he posted a picture of his dog looking ready to tear into a toy Winnie the Pooh.

Hollywood Almost Shut Down

Nick Cannon to remain on Fox show after ViacomCBS fired him over anti-Semitic comments

Nick Cannon is keeping his job as host of competition series "The Masked Singer" following his apology for recent anti-Semitic remarks.

Retail Dead For Youngsters, Parents & Stereotypes, Too

American Girl closes several stores across America including Oak Park Mall location

OVERLAND PARK, KS (KCTV) -- American Girl has announced it will close several stores across America including its store at Oak Park Mall. The Overland Park store first opened in 2010. The closure impacts eight regular full and part-time employees and 15 part-time under employees.

New Home For Hipsters

The Art of Adaptation - KC STUDIO

This was not how Amy Kligman planned it. As executive and artistic director of the Charlotte Street Foundation, Kligman, under normal circumstances, this summer would be preparing for an incoming contingent of artists in residence.

Heat Warning Weekend

FIRST ALERT: Excessive Heat Warning issued for core Kansas City metro counties

The National Weather Service has issued an Excessive Heat Warning starting at noon Friday until 9 p.m. Sunday for Wyandotte and Johnson counties in Kansas and Jackson, Platte and Clay counties in Missouri."Dangerously hot and humid conditions will start spreading across eastern Kansas and Missouri Friday," the NWS said.

Tom Petty - Free Fallin' is the #TBT song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .


Winnie the Pooh said...

I don't think I look like him at all!

Anonymous said...

I saw Pelosi wearing a mask recently............until I realized she wasn't wearing a mask.

Anonymous said...

^^Careful CHUD, she'll dogwalk you like she doe Tubby Trump.

Anonymous said...


Back in the Schwinng of things!!!

Anonymous said...

11:55 and yet chud, she’s still hiding in the basement of her multi million dollar mansion isn’t she.

She has $120 million dollars to her name and yet you live off the government in a trailer in chudville.

She owns you and you can’t do anything about, better do what she says chud, or she’ll cut you off of welfare!

Anonymous said...

^^and yet she's the most powerful woman in the world and that scares and intimidates you because you have a 2-inch cock and your wife makes you watch as black men fuck her the way you can't. Weird.

Anonymous said...

^^ way to keep it classy, jackassy.

Anonymous said...

^^^And yet 1:48 is right except for the two inches, which is an overestimate. Weird.

Anonymous said...

1:48 is MoRage.

Anonymous said...

The only way that short-lived replacement statue would have been uglier would have been if it had been Michelle Obama.

Anonymous said...

^^Or fat, wet, saggy, Trump

Anonymous said...

Oh snap!!! 12:40Pm absolutely got crushed by by 1:48PM That was absolutely brutal! Hilarious, but brutal!

Anonymous said...

Nancy is the biggest CHUD in Chudville, and the anti-CHUDs supporting her don't even know she is so CHUDly. She lacks melanin. She is something less.

Anonymous said...

^^And yet could still kick your fat-ass back to Methville Cletus.

Anonymous said...

If Michelle Obama and Hillary Clinton had a baby it would look like Rosie O'Donnell dipped in Bill Clinton's toilet gravy.