Is Hollywood out of touch with Missouri?

From A Streetcar Named Desire to HBO’s True Decective, we all know America loves a good Southern Gothic. But with the recent rise of big-budget productions shooting in the mid-west, shows like Sharp Objects and a handful of others are missing the Missouri mark.

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A Quick Start Guide to Kansas City’s Speakeasy Scene

A thriving town during the Prohibition era, Kansas City is home to a number of low-key watering holes we like to call Speakeasies. Thanks to the hoppin’ jazz scene and probably Mr. Pendergast himself, Kansas City bars know how to create that ambiance of exclusivity pretty dang well. Kansas City Speakeasies This is by no…

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9 of the Best Breakfast Joints in KC

With a blooming foodie culture and an unwavering commitment to local love, Kansas City’s breakfast and brunch spots are booming. Here’s a list of nine breakfast hotspots with mouth-watering menus to keep your brunch munchies satisfied. 

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I tried the new Bird Scooters in KC for the first time and here’s what happened

I grabbed an early dinner this week with some friends and caught wind of the new dockless electric scooters sweeping through Kansas City. If you haven’t heard, Bird is an electric scooter rental service. It’s like a bike share system, but with electric scooters. And you don’t have to return them to a station. You…

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Forget the Incredibles 2 – Bao is the film you need to see.

Bao successfully illustrates the delicate balance between distance and rejection that exists between immigrant parents and their children. Shi dances on our heartstrings, bringing the mother-child relationship to center stage. As the first female short film director in Pixar history, Shi stole the show.

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I’m Writing My Vows to Spotify’s Discover Weekly Algorithm

Tears well in my eyes and I think, “Goddammit, Spotify. I love you.”

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