A Kansas City purveyor of booze has been targeted by a social media mob with anonymous complaints and undocumented allegations that seem to be rallying support for unidentified women working at the company. What's frustrating is that some but not all online denizens accept the chatter without question or even so much as a shared news story to back up the claims.
Full disclosure: TKC believes Blvd manufactures about three really good beers but most of their fare is gimmicky garbage.
Moreover, selling a product that comes with a significant risk is fun but tying in consumption with civic pride is a sketchy proposition at best.
Blvd is a biz, not a public service.
Nevertheless . . .
In the past 24 hours a few local message boards and one moderately trafficked social media site has been throwing around a great many unfounded accusations. Again, what's missing, for now, is any independent verification of the claims.
Locals should be willing to judge any story on its merit but for now all that we've seen is a sketchy message board spreading gossip that isn't even funny and seems one-sided.
Developing . . .