Monday, May 18, 2020

There's Only One Columnist Worth Reading Now Working At The Kansas City Star

Kansas City's newspaper is is heading toward bankruptcy and is already getting ready to transition into nonprofit status.

And so, here's the only dude with a byline that stirs up the locals just enough to avoid political vendettas . . . Take a look:

Columnist Sam Mellinger On The Uncertainty And Hope For Sports In Kansas City

Sam Mellinger reassures us that sports will come back. In some form. At some time. But what that will look like remains open to question. You'd think Mellinger wouldn't have anything to write about, but The Kansas City Star sportswriter has been churning out columns and podcasts throughout the pandemic while fans have been rewatching last year's Super Bowl and the World Series of 2015.

3 comments:

Anonymous said...

Agree 100% with your headline. He's been the only good columnist at the Star for quite a while now.

No doubt he'll move on to bigger and better things in the near future

Anonymous said...

eric adler writes long articles that are interesting.

Anonymous said...

Joe McGuff is a pretty decent sports writer.