Begging online is the Kansas City coronavirus biz model of choice and nobody has done it better than purveyors of dead-tree media.
Accordingly, this upscale local merchant wants $280 and they're making good progress with $70K already sent in from bookworms in Kansas City and throughout the nation.
Given that these posts force us to dig up old pix of stacked hotties like Jordan doing "research" in order to spark more conversation and educational insight . . . There's no hate from this blog for "creative" revenue solutions as harsh times amid the pandemic have and will force many people to swallow their pride.
Here's a more upbeat take on the sitch . . .
Having Survived Amazon, Kansas City's Remaining Indie Bookstores Scramble To Weather COVID-19 Shutdown
Before the coronavirus pandemic, there was a sense of optimism among independent bookstores in the Kansas City region. New stores were opening and established favorites were finding new ways to thrive in the age of Amazon. But now, COVID-19 and the widespread shutdowns it has prompted, threaten to derail that momentum.
Developing . . .