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Dating in Kansas City – Tinder, Bumble, Hinge, OH MY!

Zoe Strohm, Staff Writer/Graphic Designer
March 23, 2023

  Kansas City is affectionately known as The City of Fountains, Paris of the Plains and Cowtown. What it should be known as is “Where Romance Comes to Die.” Now I might sound a bit cynical and dramatic, but it is true, dating in Kansas City sucks.     For the average...

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Made in KC Is Making Local Art Accessible

Maddy Bremer, Writer
September 20, 2022

  For Keith Bradley, there is power in keeping things local. As a part owner of Made in KC, Bradley believes in the importance of celebrating the creatives of Kansas City and giving them a platform to showcase their work.      “There’s more meaning to your...

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“The Trial of the Chicago 7” review: the first duty of a revolutionary is to get away with it

Soffia Hernandez
November 5, 2020

There are far too many films that are nothing more than guilty-pleasures. Netflix's “The Trial of the Chicago 7,” directed by Aaron Sorkin, isn’t one of them.  The film fields an all-star cast, including Sacha Baron Cohen, Eddie Redmayne, Joseph Gordon-Levitt,...

Coronavirus—the entertainment industry’s worst nightmare

Coronavirus—the entertainment industry’s worst nightmare

Adeta Chareunsab
April 9, 2020

From delayed movie releases to canceled concert tours, the coronavirus has taken over the entertainment industry. The pandemic has swept across the U.S., becoming the biggest threat to cinephiles, music lovers and celebrities themselves. Upcoming blockbusters like “Fast...

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