Taylor Swift Puts Kansas City On The Map?!?

We disagree with the sketchy premise and any implication that Kansas City NEEDS a pop diva in order to advance a responsible municipal agenda.

More police and a focus on infrastructure are serious issues that Swifties don't seem to have any interest in understanding.

However . . . A recent report about vendors pushing merch confirms our assertion that the "Traylor Swelce" romance is nothing more than an orchestrated corporate publicity stunt that serves to sell products of all sort like Santa or the misguided romantic idea that smart women marry for any reason beyond financial gain.

Meanwhile . . . Locals selling merch have no problem riding this hype wave which reminds us of when the progressive newsies imagined that the toy train streetcar reboot would spark a local renaissance and then the urban murder crisis proved them wrong . . . Here's the word . . .

"Her being around and being involved in the Chiefs community has really kind of brought Kansas City into the public light on a national scale in a way that it hasn't been in a long time," Westside Storey store manager Megan Folmsbee said.

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Taylor Swift puts Kansas City on the map with Travis Kelce relationship

Taylor Swift has drawn eyes to Kansas City, first with The Eras Tour and now with her romance with Kansas City Chiefs star Travis Kelce.