TAXPAYER SUBSIDIZED KANSAS CITY WORLD CUP FAIL CELEBRATION IN MONEY LOSING POWER & LIGHT DISTRICT!!!
The USA World Cup Team advanced with a DISAPPOINTING draw tonight over Portugal.
LA TIMES: U.S. gives up late goal in 2-2 draw with Portugal
A last minute FAIL made all the denizens of this downtown disaster kind of sad . . . So it's kind of like the opposite of the big crowd cheering earlier in the week over some guy kicking a ball.
But more importantly . . .
KANSAS CITY WORLD CUP WATCHING CROWDS SHOULDN'T OVERSHADOW THE FACT THAT THE P&L DISTRICT STILL LOSES MORE THAN $15 MILLION A YEAR FOR KANSAS CITY AND RISING!!!
Yes, big media loves to tout happy crowds of white people cheering a sport they don't really understand . . . But later on KCMO residents are stuck with the bill . . .
Here's a more accurate view of what's really happening in the P&L District . . .
Yes, we've seen big crowds in P&L District before but the tragic deal that Kansas City agreed to assures that all of the celebration over mediocre faux sports STILL doesn't contribute to this town's bottom line. Even worse, Kansas City is doubling down by giving tax breaks to upcoming luxury living space that also has City Hall playing the losing game of tin cup urbanism.
Developing . . .