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Everybody Loves Elon
LEE'S SUMMIT, Mo. - As the price of gas continues to go up, more people are looking at buying electric cars, including Chisa Wicoxon. "It's still okay, but gas prices go up high for sure and it's not comfortable," Wicoxon said.
Christmas Junk In July
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - It's Christmas in July at Hallmark stores across the country. It's also Christmas in July for the thousands of people who wait for this time to arrive each year. The company revealed half of its new holiday ornaments in stores this week.
Hipster Sausage Fest Starts On Kansas City Westside
Dish & Drink KC: An Italian Sausage Co. sandwich collab, Scott's barbecue birthday party, and an Ugly Dinner at Fox and Pearl
The #22. //Courtesy Pilsen Co-op The #22 is official The #22. You read about it. You dreamed about it. You went to order it... and it was gone. This was the tale of many who read about the sandwich collaboration between Italian Sausage Co. and Chef James Chang.
Summer Treat For Workers!!!
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A local ice cream shop is celebrating National Ice Cream Day by simultaneously celebrating their staff. Betty Rae's announced that during Sunday's ice cream holiday, they will be giving 100% of sales to their employees. It's that time of the year; National Ice Cream Day is THIS Sunday!!
Weekend Drama Planning
Fringe Festival tops a red hot stretch of Downtown arts & entertainment - Downtown Council of Kansas City
The Fringe Festival is back on stage beginning Friday at eight Downtown venues; plus a scintillating top 11 rundown of what's hot in the Downtown arts & entertainment scene this weekend.
Hottie Fashion Prove Accessible
It's 2022, which means you can be anything you want. Lingerie is now the go-to uniform for a night out. Julia Fox showed us that while jeans will always be jeans, they can also be a top, or boots, or a bag. And most recently, Madison Beer demonstrated how to wear a pair of jumpsuit-presenting-trousers.
Former Prez Obama Moment Of Doubt Exposed
Former President Barack Obama sent an email to Ronny Jackson, a former White House physician who went on to become a GOP congressman, expressing his "disappointment" for his criticism of Joe Biden's cognitive health in 2020, according to a copy of the email obtained by CNN.
FORMER PREZ CLINTON FINALLY SHARES WEED LOVE!!!
Claims the Clinton Foundation has 'worked for years to reduce opioid addiction and deaths.' FACT CHECK: Big Pharma executives were major donors. Andrew Stiles * July 13, 2022 4:40 pm More than three decades have passed since Bill Clinton famously (and dubiously) admitted that he "experimented with marijuana" but "didn't inhale."
America 1st False Flag?!?
Denis Molla told cops his vehicle was torched because it displayed a Trump 2020 flag. A Minneapolis man told cops he'd been the victim of a terrifying, politically motivated attack in the heat of the 2020 presidential race: His camper van was set on fire because it displayed a Trump flag, and the flames had spread to engulf other vehicles and his garage, which itself had been spray-painted with graffiti supporting Joe Biden and Black Lives Matter, just weeks after local police killed George Floyd.
For the first time since May, COVID-19-related hospital admissions are forecasted to increase again in the U.S., as highly infectious omicron subvariants continue to spread, according to updated forecasting models used by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Working It For Tech Cred
I was scrolling through LinkedIn and came across a post that intrigued me and caught my attention. A woman named Arielle Egozi made a post with a screenshot where her Work Experience included self-employed with Sex Work. Now, that's an unusual thing to encounter on LinkedIn, but that wasn't what made me write this article.
Baller Jokes For Beer Money
Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes in new commercial promotion for Coors light...not Coors Light
Patrick Mahomes isn't promoting beer. Nope, no beer here. Nothing to see. Coors Light beer officials said in a new ad posted to social media Wednesday that over the summer, the company tapped the Kansas City Chiefs quarterback to be in a promo for the beer.
Local Tech Tossers Grab Bag
Fully funded in less than 6 hours: KC-stitched Yardball reinvents the game of catch, nearly doubles Kickstarter goal
Chad Hickman has experienced how easy it is to get lost in a deep conversation while playing a game of catch, he shared. "When your only goal is to throw something back and forth, you can really open up in a conversation and focus on the now. You're not worried about other things.
Muggy After Midweek . . .
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