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Glazer: With KU, Royals Reeling, It’s All About…

Well Kansas City sports fans, it’s pretty much all about the Chiefs now… For years we’ve been a city with a great Kansas men’s basketball team. However this season is a troubled one. KU coach Bill Self is struggling to get … Continue reading

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Hearne: Et Tu, Claire McCaskill?

They called her Blonde Ambition… At the dawn of KC’s Baby Boom political gold rush – back when characters such as Carol Coe, Joe Serviss, Henry Lyons and Steve Glorioso roamed the floors at City Hall – a small town cheerleader, … Continue reading

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Glazer: Downtown KC is Becoming the New Westport

Downtown KC is on the upward move to be sure… The apartments are on fire as far as rentals and prices have skyrocketed. Places that were $1000 a month are now $1500-$2000 for a nice one bedroom. Parking remains an … Continue reading

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Glazer: The Scribe’s ‘Super Bowl for Dummies’

For years Hearne had the best Super Bowl party in town… No mas. Everyone who was anyone was there – from the Mayor of KC to the editor and publisher of the Star to me. They were classic. Only a … Continue reading

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Hearne: Pitch Cheap Shots Westport Businessman With Dated Quotes

Nothing like getting convicted of the same crime twice… That’s what happened to Westport businessman Bill Nigro when  he walked into a neighborhood meeting Thursday and found out the hard way that new Pitch editor David Hudnall had slipped him the … Continue reading

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Glazer: Scribe Says,’ Don’t Let the Door Hit You…’

Indeed there are mixed emotions on the trade of Alex Smith to the Washington Redskins… Many Chiefs fans still believe he’s a Super Bowl quarterback. I don’t…at least not here. The Skins had to move on from Kirk Cousins who just … Continue reading

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Lefsetz: Hip-Hop Artists ‘Robbed’ @ Grammys

The Grammys are worthless, despite what Bono extemporaneously said… The big winner this weekend was Chris Stapleton. Who has not only been anointed god of country music, but our single hope for rock and roll and guitar-based tunes. Not only … Continue reading

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Chuck: Are They Really Who We Thought They Were?

In 2006, Arizona Cardinals coach Denny Green famously screamed, “THEY ARE WHO WE THOUGHT THEY WERE!!!” Green had just had his ass handed to him by the Chicago Bears in a painful, but not unexpected loss. According to National Public … Continue reading

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Glazer: Tom Brady Always a Winner & How About Nick Foles

As usual Tom Brady proved why they call him THE GOAT… His fourth quarter comeback went down like clockwork – 24-20 Patriots – complete with killer big plays from Brady to Danny Amendola and the big swat from the Pat’s … Continue reading

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Glazer: Hallowed Be His Name…

Okay, so you’re not a big Tom Brady or New England fan… The Super Bowl needs them both. Why? Ratings. Without the marquee super star and his seven Super Bowls, leaving fans the Jags and Who Cares? in the big … Continue reading

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Glazer: Jayhawk Upset Should Make Things Interesting

The Big 12 may have its best conference group in decades… With more than four teams in the Top 10 right now…yes including Kansas. KU won a mega big game on the road at West Virginia last night on ESPN’s … Continue reading

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Glazer: Pigskin Playoffs Ponderings

We have four games this weekend before the AFC and NFC title games and Super Bowl… It’s no secret that NFL observers for the most part like New England and Tom Brady. How could they not? Brady is the best … Continue reading

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Jack Goes Confidential: ‘THE POST’—A Race Against Deadlines

Some might call it timely… Others will point out that things haven’t changed much since the Richard Nixon era. Whatever your politics, you may find a fascinating insight into our s0-called freedom of the press  in producer-director Steven Spielberg‘s new … Continue reading

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New Jack City: Is Kansas City Really An INTERNATIONAL Airport?

Who says KCI isn’t an international airport? After all, our MCI departure schedule lists non-stops (via American, Delta and Frontier) to Cancun. Vacation Express takes us to Punta Cana. And Air Canada provides non-stop service to Toronto. That’s four international … Continue reading

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Glazer: Best Chiefs Playoff Team Since Marty?

Dare I say it? This 2017 Chiefs unit is arguably the best playoff team offered up by the team since the Marty Schottenheimer era.  Let’s be honest folks, none of our former playoff teams after the Elvis Grbac debacle in … Continue reading

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Chuck: Holiday Wishes to KCC Faithful

From the Christmas author who shaped this holiday season, more, in my opinion, than any other… “Reflect upon your present blessings — of which every man has many — not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.” … Continue reading

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Glazer: Scribes Waxes Poetic & Positive

What was once a given is now finally about to happen… The Kansas City Chiefs will win their second straight division title for the first time in their entire history. Yes, KC likely will defeat the Miami Dolphins at Arrowhead … Continue reading

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Boom Boom: And to all, a Goodnight!

Merry Christmas to all my gentile friends and Happy Hanukahh to my Jewish friends… Now here’s what I wish for my friends on KC Confidential: 1. Paul Wilson (aka “Wislon”):  A new personality. Where did you go? 2. Dwight Sutherland … Continue reading

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Glazer: Scribe Ends Chiefs Boycott, Waxes Euphoric

So that’s how the West was won… All i can say is, WOW! Perhaps the greatest regular season win of modern times for the Kansas City Chiefs. Yes, with their backs to the wall facing one of the hottest teams … Continue reading

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Hearne: Kansas City Alt Monthly The Pitch Hanging On…

I’ve been there for both the rise and the fall… Now sadly, it  looks like I may be around for the funeral of Kansas City’s only true alternative pub The Pitch. Make no mistake, there’s nothing here to feel good about. … Continue reading

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