For this not-so-sleepy Saturday morning pr0n hottie Asa and her fashion turn inspires us to take a peek at pop culture, community news and top headlines.
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Kansas City Front Porch Pauses Fallen Empire Tribute
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Union Station expected to open its next exhibit Friday, but announced it's been delayed. " MAYA: The Great Jaguar Rises " focuses on the Maya of Central America. It will feature over 300 original objects detailing the Mayan's daily life, religion, politics and innovations, Union Station said when it announced the exhibit.
Awaiting Hot Spot Fix
It's become one of Kansas City's most notorious apartment complexes for maintenance problems. Now, residents don't have air conditioning. The Harvard Court Apartments near Interstate 70 and Sterling Avenue have been a focus of several KMBC 9 News investigations.New management is trying to fix the problem."I have my large fan," resident Karilynn Myers said.
Zack Comeback Underway?!?
The Royals starting rotation is off to an inauspicious start this season, with a 4.59 rotation ERA and 4.70 FIP that ranks them 24th and 28th, respectively, in baseball. But one bright spot has been the return of Kansas City's prodigal son, Zack Greinke.
Celebrate Latest Name Drop
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Chicago-based rappers Chance the Rapper and Vic Mensa released their latest project " Writing Exercise #3: Wraith " and Chance made a reference to Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes in his verse. The song is the latest collaboration between Vic Mensa and Chance the Rapper and is the latter's latest release in the "Writing Exercise" series.
Golden Ghetto Good Times Ruined
The Johnson County Fair Parade has been canceled this year.The Gardner Chamber of Commerce said there was too much uncertainty as to whether the parade could take place because of ongoing construction in downtown Gardner near Highway 56 and Main Street.Chamber officials said they looked at alternate routes, but ultimately determined that the parade should be canceled this year and return in 2023 when Main Street construction is complete.
Pr0n Hotness Exposed
A famous porn star has left social media users jaws on the floor after stripping off and flaunting her curves in PornHub branded undies. Mum-of-two, Asa Akira, 36, from the United States, took to Instagram to share some sizzling snaps of herself in the black bra and pants with her 2.3million followers.
Billionaire Turnabout Fair Play
Former Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos believes President Joe Biden should be subject to his own newly devised Disinformation Board after he shared a tweet that seemed to conflate inflation and corporate taxation. On Friday, Bezos shared the president's objectionable tweet, which he labeled "misdirection," and plainly called for it to be fact-checked.
MAGA Doubts Tech Hype
Donald Trump said there is "no way" Elon Musk is going to go ahead with his Twitter purchase. The former president said Musk wouldn't buy it at a "ridiculous" price because of the number of spam accounts. Musk said on Friday that his Twitter buyout is on hold until he works out how many Twitter users are actually bots.
Don't Forget He's Got Nukes: Vlad's Setback Might Not Be Good News Without Peace Plan
Ukrainian forces "appear to have won" the battle of Kharkiv after they were able to expel Russian troops from around the city, a U.S. defense think tank said Friday. A report from the Institute for the Study of War said Russian forces had not attempted to hold their ground against Ukraine's counterattack around Kharkiv over the past several days.
Flack Finishes Up
White House press secretary Jen Psaki's final briefing with reporters went off the rails Friday after one reporter repeatedly shouted a question about fair access in the room.
Plague Impacts Rocketman
North Korea's first-reported Covid-19 outbreak is the "greatest turmoil" to befall the country since its founding more than 70 years ago, according to its leader Kim Jong Un, as the isolated and impoverished nation scrambles to curb the spread of a highly transmissible virus that risks causing a major humanitarian crisis.
Deets On Organizing Outcry
Thousands of Americans are expected to turn out to rally for abortion rights this weekend, with demonstrations planned in Washington, D.C., Los Angeles, Chicago and more. A coalition of progressive and reproductive rights groups, including Planned Parenthood, UltraViolet, Women's March and MoveOn, are holding the "Bans Off Our Bodies" day of action on Saturday in cities across the country.
Like It Or Not: COVID Cont'd
s the Omicron wave subsided in the United States earlier this year, many experts anticipated a sort of reprieve . We certainly weren't done with Covid, but perhaps we would get a well-deserved rest. That break seems to be over.
Ghoulish Hollywood Exposed
Neil Patrick Harris Is Facing Backlash After A Photo Of His "Corpse Of Amy Winehouse" Meal Resurfaced Online
Although it has been more than 10 years since Neil served the problematic meat platter, a viral tweet has sparked fresh scrutiny after drawing attention to it. She was just 27 years old, and alcohol poisoning was determined to be her cause of death following an inquest.
Good Will Ripoff: Where's My Damn Money Matt Damon?!?
In a flashy advertising campaign for Crypto.com, Hollywood star Matt Damon told potential cryptocurrency investors that "fortune favors the brave." But after the price of bitcoin plunged this week, erasing more than $200 billion in wealth in just 24 hours, Damon and nine other high-profile celebrities who have publicly endorsed digital currencies evidently were not brave enough to comment on the apparent market crash.
Building Excitement . . .
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (KCTV) - A new store in Overland Park is celebrating its grand opening today, hoping to bring out the kid in all of us. There was already a line well before the new KC Brick Store even opened its doors. The store buys and sells new and used Lego.
We'll Miss You Honey Badger
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - New Orleans Saints safety Tyrann Mathieu signed a deal after a long free agency without a deal. In an interview on the Rich Eisen Show, the three-time All-Pro said he held out hope to come back to Kansas City. "I always held out hope," Mathieu said.
1.2 BILLION People Believe & Many Are Here In Kansas City
KANSAS CITY, MO - May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage month, and many members of that community in Kansas City practice Hinduism. In this episode of Faith in KC, KSHB 41 anchor Taylor Hemness chats with Dr. Deb Bhaduri on behalf of the Hindu Temple and Cultural Center of Kansas City.
KC Foodies: Don't Be Shellfish
"Paint and sip, with music (ft. carnival style) food, drinks, 360 photo booth and more." Tickets start at $20. From 6 to 10pm. Bad-Ass BBQ Sauce Workshop with a Friendly Sauce-Making Competition at The Culinary Center of Kansas City "If you don't have the finishing touches right, you might as well not light up the grill.
Erin Plays It Cool . . .
Skip to content Skies will partially clear this afternoon leading to a very mild evening with temperatures in the 80s until sunset. That will be followed by a cooler but very comfortable evening. The weekend begins with a cool morning Saturday before mostly sunny skies push afternoon highs into the middle 80s.
Kanye West - Life Of The Party is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now.