14 Animals who are having a worse day than you
Jun30

14 Animals who are having a worse day than you

Before you spend too much time wallowing in self pity, just remember that animals have bad days, too:   Things don’t go their way.   They get bad haircuts.   They feel bloated.   They feel trapped.   They get caught in bad situations.   They feel like everyone’s out to get them.   They feel all alone.   They take on battles they can’t win.   They get...

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Movies with Mike: Transformers Review
Jun27

Movies with Mike: Transformers Review

4/5 ninja stars **** I know what you’re thinking. “Mike, your new video blog is so amazing, you must be a movie expert. What do you think of the new Transformers movie?” Well, let me tell you, I most definitely am an expert. In fact, some people think I was the real-life inspiration for that bearded guy in the Hangover. Psshh, I wish I was that smart. I knew I couldn’t disappoint my loyal fan base, so I went...

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#USMNT is about soccer, not Ninja Turtles
Jun26

#USMNT is about soccer, not Ninja Turtles

One of the great things about living in Kansas City is being able to brag that our soccer team is better than yours. And it is actually better, legitimately and factually, since we’re the current holders of the MLS Cup. We’re all really into soccer around here, especially because our football team is often embarrassingly bad and we’ve recently resorted to celebrating our baseball team being number one in the standings “this late in...

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We did not have a food fight at Harvesters
Jun24

We did not have a food fight at Harvesters

The food storage area of Harvesters always looks super organized. Why? Because teams of volunteers, like a group of Mazumans hanging out there on a recent June afternoon, help keep it sparkly. (Or at the very least, non-dusty. Sparkly might be more than could be reasonably hoped for when dealing with a concrete-floored warehouse.) See all those barrels? They look all nice and neat until you see the chaos contained within: a motley...

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8 Things we miss about the ’90s
Jun23

8 Things we miss about the ’90s

The Backstreet Boys and Avril Lavigne recently performed at the Starlight Theatre in Kansas City, and with them came a hurricane of memories from pre-Y2K. The ’90s may have come and gone, but in the hearts of many, that glorious decade will always be the “bomb diggity.” And since our nostalgia is currently at an all-time high, we’re going to take a little stroll down memory lane. Here’s what we miss the...

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