The journalism brain trust at public radio offer another installment in their groundbreaking journalistic series . . . Still . . .
Hipsters seem to contend that they deserve street cred for taking the bus.
Today's stunning conclusion . . . The bus can be a drag because you have to smell strangers.
These are compromises so many of us have had to make during our lives . . . On the bright side, paying for parking is an insult to human dignity and dodging homeless people with mental health issues provides effective & free cardio.
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"Kansas City's need for more robust, user-friendly transit has been a major talking point for years. But the city was built for cars, and getting around using anything other than a personal automobile requires a special kind of effort."
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Despite being designed for cars, Kansas City is home to people who rely on the bus every day. KCUR's Gina Kaufmann spent a day riding along with Richard Heimer, a person who relies on the city's buses for his commute, to learn what's working and what's not in our public transit system.
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