An Open Letter to Last Night’s Storms
Jul07

An Open Letter to Last Night’s Storms

Dear Thunderstorms from Monday Night, All of us in Kansas City understand that you’re part of our existence here. Like California has earthquakes and the Gulf Coast has hurricanes and Boston has Nor’Easters, KC has thunderstorms. Enormous thunderstorms. That occasionally drop a tornado. So we get it. And you know what? There are a lot of us here who really, really love storms. People who chase them, check the radar...

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Worlds of (Not So) Fun: An Adult’s Perspective
Jul02

Worlds of (Not So) Fun: An Adult’s Perspective

Summer staples rarely change with age. Popsicles on the porch. Fireworks at Kauffman Stadium. Chasing fireflies. And who could forget whiling away an entire day at Worlds of Fun. But is WoF as exciting as it was when you were a kid? Here’s how a typical adult experience might go at WoF these days.   10:05 a.m. — Bond with your 8-year-old over the park map and a bowl of Sugar Coated Fruity Circles™ before you head to a day full of...

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