Should a majority of Kansas City voters elect to pass the referendum for a new single terminal at Kansas City International Airport in November, we will truly be buying (and despite what proponents say, paying for ourselves) a pig in a poke. We're offered a Hobson's choice: Choose the single terminal.
Thursday, November 02, 2017
Fear Kansas City New Airport Ultimatum
Newspaper guest column offers a bit of a Western Culture teaching moment . . . A Hobson's choice is a free choice in which only one thing is offered. Because a person may refuse to accept what is offered, the two options are taking it or taking nothing. In other words, one may "take it or leave it"