As media insiders have long told us . . . Most "best of" lists are merely rigged for the sake of advertisers but it's not like anybody is picking up print media copies anyhoo.
Still . . . We admire the tradition and enjoy this assurance of honest results from new owners of a struggling mag that doesn't produce much original content nowadays.
"Help make this our fourth straight year of record-breaking turnout for voting in 550 categories.
The best of Kansas City? No bots, no ballot stuffing, no backroom deals—just your favorite picks of everything to love in the metro."
A more honest pitch from TKC . . .
THE PITCH NEEDS SUPPORT FROM LOCAL BIZ!!! BUY A RIGGED 'BEST OF' AWARD AND NOBODY WILL BE THE WISER!!!
Read more via www.TonysKansasCity.com link . . .
Nominations are open for Best of Kansas City from now until July 30. The Best of Kansas City nomination round is now open! From July 6-30, submit nominations for your favorite metro businesses. Then be sure to vote Sept. 1-30 to see your champions celebrated at the Best of KC Party Nov.