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Glazer: Trendy Jimmie Walker @ Stanford’s in the Legends Starting Tonight

Talk about opportune timing… Jimmie “JJ” Walker has been coming to Kansas City and  Stanford’s for nearly 25 years. During which time the man has stayed in the news and remained relevant. In just the past couple months Walker made the … Continue reading

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Glazer: Scribe Vows Never Again to Bash Alex Smith

No Super Bowl had the drama of last night’s OT, come from behind monster victory by our Kansas City Chiefs… Alex Smith, I want to apologize to you sir. THIS IS YOUR TEAM NOW, WIN LOSE OR DRAW. Smith who … Continue reading

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Hearne: Memo to Star: Gusewelle Was No Hemingway

Let’s talk about Kansas City’s inferiority complex… We all know KC’S a great placed to live with the amenities and comforts of a major metropolitan area sans the big city headaches of traffic and crime. Still everybody who’s anybody – … Continue reading

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Glazer: Scribe Saddles Back Up, Comments & All

KU Football finally made some noise… Kansas upset the mighty Texas 24-21 in overtime. It wasn’t pretty, but a major college upset is a major college upset. I understand its been like 80 – 1938 – years since KU beat the Longhorns! … Continue reading

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Stomper: Voice of Reason in a Sea of Post Trump Hyperbole

For all the abuse that Harley dumped on Dwight, writing the below piece had to feel good… For those like myself who have a bit of a KCC addiction, the inability to comment for the past two weeks has been … Continue reading

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Hearne: The Trouble with Harry — I Mean — Harley

Bear with me… A long time ago – like nine years – during the early years of KC Confidential there came an irritating, irascible comments section dude named Jojo. Talk about rude and offensive, this dude made just about everybody’s skin crawl. He was a train wreck … Continue reading

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Starbeams: Tim, Who? KCPD Tweets, Royal Odds & Mark Alford

Vice Presidential candidate Tim Kaine was in town for a fund raiser in Brookside and stopped by Jack Stack BBQ in the Crossroads.  He was greeted by a long line of people at the host stand…who had no idea who … Continue reading

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Glazer: Trump Train Explodes

Donald Trump has accepted the Republican Parties presidential nomination… And despite some of the so-called media pundits, his speech was a SMASH HIT. FINALLY, TRUMP IS AND CAN BE PRESIDENTIAL. Trump redefined the Republican Party; it’s now his party. He … Continue reading

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Lefsetz: Crooked Hillary or Bust?

She didn’t obey the rules… That’s another thing the working class believes in strongly – right and wrong – respecting the law. And the funny thing is, most of us consider ourselves working class, or middle class. Be sure to … Continue reading

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Valentine: Muhammad Ali was Donald Trump of His Day

Refrain for a moment from cherry picking the beautiful things Muhammad Ali said… Consider instead the total of Ali’s words. By far, most of what he said was basically, “I am the best.” The second most common thing was, “I will publicly ridicule those … Continue reading

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Glazer: Does Louis CK Hate KC & Love Stanford’s

Comedy super star Louis CK will be at Sprint one July 7th… Louis did an interview with the Kansas City Star this week wherein he explained that he didn’t hate Kansas City as he’d ranted a while back on late night … Continue reading

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Glazer: Hillary’s in Trouble With a Capital T(rump)

Hillary Clinton was considered a shoe in to become President of the United States… Then a funny thing happened. As in, Donald Trump. And now while most of her following still think Hillary will win – she’s still the favorite in Vegas – … Continue reading

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Hearne: The Incredible Lightness of Newspaper Editorializing

Newspaper editorial pages have been slobbering over presidential candidates forever… As in well over 100 years, but who’s counting? Hardly anybody these days except Hillary Clinton, John Katich who’ve been cleaning up this election cycle in the outdated game.. Take the Indianapolis Star‘s non-endorsement … Continue reading

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Glazer: Ladies & Gentleman, the Next President of the United States

Well folks, it’s over… Donald Trump is gonna be the Republican nominee for president of these United States. Tuesday night sealed the deal! Trump not only won all five eastern states but crushed it. He took down Ted Cruz and for … Continue reading

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Glazer: Will Republican Party Dirty Dealings Dump Trump?

This just in… Following tomorrow’s final Super Tuesday, Donald Trump should be the presumptive Republican nominee for president. Ah, but not so fast. Because it’s likely his delegate count will be near 1000 of the needed 1237 to insure his nomination. So like him … Continue reading

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Jack Goes Confidential: ‘The Huntsman: Winter’s War’ Foretells—and Beyond

The fantastical world of Snow White and the Huntsman expands this weekend by revealing how the fates of huntsman Eric and Queen Ravenna are dangerously intertwined… Turns out that long before the evil queen (Charlize Theron) was believed to be … Continue reading

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Glazer: ‘President’ Trump (Who Else?) Weighs in on Terror Plot Early

Another day, another terrorist attack… Today’s went down in the Brussels airport and subway with more than 38 killed and 170 injured.  A suicide bomber hit the airport terminal and shortly after another explosion took place at Brussels subway. Naturally Isis … Continue reading

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Valentine: This is Washington; How Can I Disconnect You?

Hello this is Washington, how can I disconnect you? It flew under most people’s radar. The United States paid $500 million into the United Nations’ Green Climate Fund last week. It was the first payment of the $3 billion the … Continue reading

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Glazer: The Best ‘Sports Season’ in Kansas City History?

Hail to the chief! Future Hall of Fame head coach Bill Self has navigated Kansas back to No. 2 in the nation and is on the verge of a number 12, Big 12 title. It was just a few weeks ago that KU lost … Continue reading

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Lefsetz: NFL, Coldplay, Super Bowl Out of Touch

And the winner of the night? HONDA! For offering free Uber rides home, at least in SoCal, where I was watching. You make the most of an opportunity. The advertisements were so busy being clever that they missed their target. … Continue reading

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