Artsy denizens of the discourse continually overstep their culture war bounds and this screed is no different.
A longtime local newsmaker notes: "Standing in the middle of Troost Avenue as the outlines of the words “Black Lives Matter” were being filled in with paint struck me as a momentous step beyond the city’s regretful past."
Interestingly, it's a not so distant past that newspaper hacks help write.
Check the self-indulgent Kansas City artsy missive for more curious insights:
So how has your year gone? And do we have anything more to worry about? As I write this, I do not know whether today, as you're reading, we have a conclusive view of the current state of our democracy.