Kansas City Double Take: Giving Tuesday, Traffic Trouble, Orange Jesus & War Games

 We attempt to "get a handle" on so much local news by way of checking in on one of the greatest "influencers" in social media history . . .

Once again hottie Paige and her Internets winning inspires us to take a moment in order to check pop culture, community news and top headlines.

Check TKC news gathering . . .

Cowtown Good Causes Ask For Time & Treasure

How to give back to Kansas City charities this Giving Tuesday

Celebrated the Tuesday after Thanksgiving, Giving Tuesday encourages people to give back by donating their time or money to those in need.

Sharing Road Warrior Info

I-70 westbound cut to one lane, impacting Kansas City traffic

MoDOT says bridge repairs are nonstop until December 9 and restart again for another week after the Kansas City Chiefs vs Buffalo Bills game

Golden Ghetto Pupper Prep

Overland Park pet hospital concerned over mysterious dog respiratory illness heading to Midwest

An Overland Park pet hospital believes a new disease in dogs could make its way to the Kansas City area after recent holiday travel.

Medical Drama Exposed

Local woman sues hospital, doctors over missed MS diagnosis

The lawsuit was filed against St. Luke's Health System and two neurologists.

Lady Soccer Slice Of Life

Pizza and beer: Martin City Brewing Company to open CPKC Stadium location

The newest restaurant to announce a partnership with the Kansas City Current inside CPKC Stadium when it opens this spring is the Martin City Brewing Company.

Stuff This In Your Stocking . . .

Paige Spiranac wows in bikini as she shows underboob in tease for new calendar

PAIGE SPIRANAC got fans excited as she teased her 2024 calendar. The golf influencer has got adoring followers counting down the days until the new year. Paige's new calendar is expected to b...

Holy Land Hot Mess Confronts White House

Analysis: There will be no pause in Biden's headache over the Israel-Hamas war | CNN Politics

A 48-hour extension to the Israel-Hamas truce will not pause the strategic dilemmas and political headaches wracking the Biden administration over the war.

In Defense Of MAGA?!?

Trump wants to use Jan. 6 rioter cases to fight the special counsel's case against him

Former President Donald Trump's legal team requested information on Jan. 6 and the 2020 election as he fights special counsel Jack Smith's case against him.

Veep Pens Tricky Tell-All

How punctuation (somehow) plays a role in Trump's Jan. 6 case

A new report shows how a potentially errant comma in Mike Pence's book could impact proof of Trump's guilty mind in the election interference prosecution.

Glam Going Out . . . 

Melania Trump leads fellow former first ladies into Rosalynn Carter memorial

Melania Trump walked into Rosalynn Carter's tribute service with fellow former first ladies Michelle Obama, Laura Bush and Hillary Clinton.

Snarky Scribbling Attacks Conservatives

Exclusive: 'The Orange Jesus': Liz Cheney's new book blasts the GOP as 'enablers and collaborators' of Trump | CNN Politics

In her new book, former Rep Liz Cheney paints a scathing portrait of the Republican Party, condemning her former colleagues and party leaders as "enablers and collaborators," who after the 2020 election were "willing to violate their oath to the Constitution out of political expediency and loyalty to Donald Trump."

Vlad Gets Personal In Eastern Euope

Ukraine spy chief's wife undergoes treatment for suspected poisoning

Marianna Budanova has been diagnosed with heavy metals poisoning and is undergoing treatment in a hospital, a spokesperson for the agency said.

Tesla King Makes Peace?!?

Elon Musk visits Israel to meet top leaders as accusations of antisemitism on X grow

Elon Musk has visited Israel, where he toured a kibbutz attacked by Hamas militants. The billionaire also met Monday with Israeli President Isaac Herzog, who scolded him over content on his social media platform X.

Far East Plagued By Familiar

China brings back masks & social distancing over mystery outbreak

CHINA has brought back masks and social distancing in a chilling echo of lockdown as they battle a mystery pneumonia outbreak four years on from Covid. Alarming footage has emerged of mask-wearing ...

Meth Town Gets Lucky

$100,000 winning scratchers ticket sold at Independence Walmart

The Missouri Lottery announced this week that a player in Jackson County won a $100,00 top prize on a "Money Rush" scratchers ticket bought at the Walmart off Bolger Road in Independenc...

Always New Ways To Waste Cash

Country Club Plaza holiday shoppers will find 11 new retailers, with two more coming - Kansas City Business Journal

Just in time for holiday shopping, we've rounded up the list of tenants new this year to the Country Club Plaza, including retailers opening in the near future.

Drinking Daze Arrives In Our 2nd Favorite Enclave

An East Coast-style wine bar set to open in Brookside

Brookside's Underdog Wine Co. owners are opening Vita's place, an East coast-inspired wine bar expected to open in mid December.

Double Good Cowtown Suds

KC Bier Co. and BKS receive high marks, national recognition for their brews

Nov. 12, both KC Bier Co and BKS placed in the top 20 best beers in 2023 in Craft Beer and Brewing Magazine, beating out 1,000 submissions.

Golden Ghetto Detour Declared

Section of Antioch Road closed in Overland Park due to gas main break

The public has been asked to avoid the area.

Fonz Offers Blessing

Henry Winkler: 'Taylor Swift is very lucky' to have Chiefs' Travis Kelce as boyfriend

Noted Chiefs fan Henry Winkler shared his thoughts on the Travis Kelce-Taylor Swift romance.

Late Autumn Warmup . . .

It's another cold and sunny day in Kansas City

It's sunny and cold today with a high of 41. Wednesday will be more of the same.

2 Chainz, Lil Wayne, USHER - Transparency is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now.