Friday, November 24, 2017
FAKE NEWS TOUTS 25 MILLION KANSAS CITY TOURISTS ANNUALLY AT UNDERFUNDED MAYOR'S CHRISTMAS TREE LIGHTING!!!
Mayor Sly seemed in good spirits among happy holiday revelers this evening.
However . . .
ONCE AGAIN KANSAS CITY POLITICOS TOUTED THE FAKE NEWS 25 MILLION ANNUAL TOURIST FIGURE TO A CROWD THAT WAS TOO HAPPY TO FACT CHECK!!!
This number is a running joke to anyone who pays attention but remains a talking point that politicos tell local voters who will believe anything.
What's worse is that the occasion was supposed to encourage more donations to the Mayor's Christmas Tree Fund which is running low amid increased demand.
A lot of people don't know this fund isn't connected with any political office and it provides assistance to seniors and the local disadvantaged who wouldn't receive help otherwise.
Sadly, charity was the last thing on the minds of party people this evening as political rhetoric and promotion dominated another local tradition.
Developing . . .