Kansas City Serving: Foodie Selections, Tragic War Games & MAGA Forever?!?

Right now we noticed hotite Blake doing a bit of artsy work for Brazzers and that has inspired us to check pop culture, community news and top headlines.

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Cowtown Competition

Kansas City man competes in Netflix's 'Squid Game: The Challenge' for the opportunity of a lifetime

A Kansas City man who once sought refuge in a camp in Nepal has found himself in the spotlight with a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity on Netflix's "Squid Game: The Challenge."

Foodies Finish Year

What's new in KC food & drink December 2023

The latest KC food and drink news for December 2023. From national brew contest winners to a new waygu meet market.

Prizes Inside The Loop

Downtown Council accepting nominations for coveted annual awards - Downtown Council of Kansas City

The Downtown Council is now accepting nominations for its 2023 annual awards.

Pet Lovers Need Help

PawsAbilities asking for help after car crashes through Olathe nonprofit's front wall

The organization's storefront sustained more than $50,000 in damage

Agenda Setting This Week

Nick's Picks | Sports Deadlines, Anniversary Celebrations and Community Input

Your handy-dandy guide to the week ahead: 5O-DAY COUNTDOWN While many Kansas Citians are counting down to Christmas, the countdown clock is fast ticking down on another important date: The deadline to place a new Royals ballpark on the April ballot. Today we officially hit the 50-day mark.

"Brazzers Has Ruined You!" 

Can You Change A Man?

In trying to better our boyfriends, are we being generous or taking on the world's most Sisyphean task?

Prez Plays Doctor

Biden's prescription for 2024 turnaround will include major health care focus | CNN Politics

President Joe Biden is preparing a package of health care measures that he would aim to pass in a second term, with announcements starting this week centered around cutting prescription drug prices.


Liz Cheney warns Trump will never leave office if he's elected president again

WASHINGTON - Former Rep. Liz Cheney, R-Wyo., on Monday warned that if Donald Trump is elected president next year for a second term, he will try to remain in power beyond those four years.

High Praise For 2nd Place

Senate anti-Trump GOP see Haley as best hope to avoid disaster

Senate Republicans who are concerned about former President Donald Trump's viability in a general election now see Nikki Haley as the last, best chance of denying Trump the GOP presidential nomination and averting what they see as a potential general election disaster. GOP senators who don't support Trump acknowledge he could win the presidency,...

South Of Border Standoff

Senate Dems: Border talks are dead. Senate Republicans: There's still a pulse.

Hanging in the balance is Biden's foreign policy agenda.

Cashing Out Of Eastern Europe

White House says it is nearly out of money to help Ukraine fight war with Russia

White House budget director Shalanda Young warned in a letter to Republican House Speaker Mike Johnson and other congressional leaders on Monday that the United States was running out of time and money to help Ukraine fight its war with Russia.

Tragic Terrorist Tactics

Hamas planned sexual violence as weapon of war - Israeli campaigner

An Israeli campaigner says militants planned acts of sexual violence committed in October's attack.

Flexing On Far East

China says U.S. Navy ship 'illegally intruded' into waters in South China Sea

The Chinese military said that an American naval ship had "illegally intruded" on Monday into waters near the Second Thomas Shoal, the site of a hot territorial dispute between China and the Philippines in the South China Sea.

Billionaire Beef Served

Elon Musk starts feud with Paris Hilton for pulling kitchenware ads from X

Elon Muck slammed Paris Hilton for pulling her "Be an Icon" kitchenware ads from his X (formerly Twitter) platform amid concerns over its antisemitic content.

Pop Diva Plays For Other Team

Billie Eilish says she 'didn't realize people didn't know' about her sexuality | CNN

Pop star Billie Eilish has confirmed that she accidentally came out in a recent interview with Variety magazine.

Dirty Deed Alleged

Arizona man accused of sexual misconduct with a corpse in hospital morgue

An Arizona hospital security guard was arrested this week and charged with five counts of crimes against a dead person after his DNA was matched samples collected from a corpse.

Cowtown Gameplay Debuts

Theater of the Mind: Level One Game Shop levels up with Mugen Gaming and Kiri-ai: The Duel

Kiri-ai: The Duel layout. // Courtesy photo As someone who hasn't played board games since Chutes and Ladders in grade school, it took me a while to catch on to something big. The tabletop gaming industry is hot-and getting hotter. While the rest of us weren't looking, Dungeons & Dragons and Risk made room for a new wave of inclusive...

Suburban Helping Hand Offered

Good Samaritan rescues man after crash north of Excelsior Springs

Just a couple of weeks ago, Cameron Kurzweil of Lawson was on his way home from work around 1 a.m. on Hwy 69, north of Excelsior Springs.

Celebrate South Side Old School

Looking into the past through Miles-of-View in Leawood

The survival of William Albertus McKinney's Miles-of-View is nothing short of a miracle.

Trolling Traylor

Taylor Swift Had a Comical One-Word Answer When Reporter Asked Her If She Liked Lambeau Field

Nice try by the reporter.

Forecast For Now

WEATHER BLOG: Nick Bender says a blustery week is ahead with rain possible at the end

The calendar says December, but the temperatures by the end of the week will feel more like late March!

Zara Larsson, David Guetta - On My Love is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now.