TKC FACT CHECK: KANSAS CITY DEAD TREE MEDIA DANGEROUSLY IGNORE WESTPORT DEMOGRAPHIC SHIFT AND VIOLENCE!!!
We wouldn't have even seen this one if not for a BRILLIANT TKC TIPSTER calling out the newspaper that was once a source for informing people about what was happening in Kansas City.
"Who is the KC Star kidding?"
The article . . .
Kansas City’s Westport is bouncing back in a big way
Obviously, this biased and irresponsible report ignores the discussion and information disseminated by our blog community . . .
There is a demographic shift in Westport that isn't just about race but also represents a VERY REAL SHIFT FROM THE RECENT UPSCALE HIPSTER PRETENSION to a more low rent (ratchet) hard drinking and loitering vibe . . .
FOR WEEKS AND WEEKS TKC TIPSTERS AND SOCIAL MEDIA HAVE BEEN WARNING KANSAS CITY ABOUT THE WEEKEND HOT MESS AND WILD TIMES IN WESTPORT!!!
Our blog community was the FIRST to mythbust the nonsense about a so-called "Westport Renaissance" and now the newspaper is just straight up misleading people . . .
In fairness, WESTPORT IS STILL FUN for the most part and there's nothing wrong with an element of danger/excitement with local nightlife. It is a place for adults after all . . .
BUT THE REALITY IS THAT THE POSH AND PRICY NEW HANGOUTS REGRET THEIR WESTPORT INVESTMENT BECAUSE THE PARTY DISTRICT IS REALLY RATCHET NOWADAYS!!!
This is fact, documented on video, with police reports, recent shootings, fights and tons of social media testimony and not part of a dying advertising model . . .
Developing . . .