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A day in History| Jean Harlow

Before the days of Madonna and Marilyn Monroe, the “Original Blonde Bombshell” made her mark on Hollywood and the world, leaving behind a new image of the Hollywood sex goddess. 731 more words

Women

The day to remember

Bette Hutchison Silver, November, 2010

I wasn’t there

for her birth day

March 10 1922

How could I be?

I am her daughter

I was… 58 more words

Poem

Coffee Time-Kansas City, MO edition

Ever since my parents moved to Kansas City, MO, I’ve been dying to find a quality coffee shop that reminded me of something homegrown and local while still having a great flavour and inexplicable vibe to it. 284 more words

Caffeine

Jew Hoo -Passenger's Identification Check

 
Jew Hoo, a merchant, was returning from Hong Kong to Seattle on the S.S. President McKinley in a first-class cabin. He was admitted into the U.S. 175 more words

Photo

Winter Storm Warning-Northwestern Missouri

Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 9 PM CST this evening.

  • Timing: periods of snow, sleet, and freezing rain will continue through much of today before coming to an end later this evening.
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Do You See What I See?

On the fringes of the irregularly-shaped blocks formed in Kansas City’s Hyde Park neighborhood, where the street grid running south from the Missouri and east from the Kansas spreads over the undulating hills crowding up against the bluffs, an unprepossessing building houses an unlikely cultural gem. 2,274 more words

Musings

A Grand Parade

The Kansas City Royals won the World Series for the first time since 1985. There have been longer droughts between titles but that neither alleviated the frustration of the die-hards nor dampened the enthusiasm that funneled twice Kansas City’s population into the bowels of the city like locomotives used to funnel cattle to the stockyards in the Bottoms. 2,582 more words

Americana