Many thanks to quite a few people who sent this local meme and sign of the times our way today . . .
THE KANSAS CITY STAR MARQUEE ERASED FROM DOWNTOWN!!!
To be fair, they're printing the paper in Iowa nowadays but nobody has bothered to track down the current location of their offices which might be from their mom's basement like all bloggers.
Doesn't matter and I don't really wanna know . . . Reality check:
The Kansas City Star is no longer the prime mover in the Kansas City discourse.
TV news stations fight over that distinction whilst partisan activists turn to cable news talk shows for their marching orders.
Moreover, the demand for local news is overrated as so many people have used advanced mobile technology to merely spy on former girlfriends and frenemies.
Developing . . .