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by bbqboy
Fri Jun 19, 2015 4:46 pm
Forum: General Kansas City
Topic: Why is there so many NIMBYs in KC?
Replies: 21
Views: 4181

Re: Why is there so many NIMBYs in KC?

What's wrong with Woodside?
Would you rather YFC was still there?
by bbqboy
Wed Jun 17, 2015 10:04 am
Forum: Kansas City Scene
Topic: BBQ WARS!
Replies: 59
Views: 8137

Re: BBQ WARS!

another indicator what makes KC BBQ the capital is that it will smoke most anything 40 some odd years ago I was picking up some meats for a Christmas party at a restaurant near 59th and Prospect. The owner took me back to show me his smokers and what he was cooking for his various customers (meats ...
by bbqboy
Sat Jun 06, 2015 12:48 pm
Forum: Kansas City Scene
Topic: kansas city restaurant/bar/brewery "cheat sheet"
Replies: 30
Views: 5006

Re: kansas city restaurant/bar/brewery "cheat sheet"

What does "ghetto built environment " mean?
I'm not making a valuejudgement, just wondering how you would define it?
Lowest common denominator stuff, or something different?
by bbqboy
Fri May 01, 2015 3:00 pm
Forum: Kansas City Sports
Topic: Best Ballparks in America Ranked
Replies: 14
Views: 4145

Re: Best Ballparks in America Ranked

That is just as bad as all the other
Thrillist lists.
by bbqboy
Wed Apr 15, 2015 9:18 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Politics
Replies: 1856
Views: 207810

Re: Politics

Coming from someone in Texas that is both funny and telling.
by bbqboy
Mon Apr 06, 2015 8:23 am
Forum: Kansas Suburbs
Topic: Taco Republic in Westwood
Replies: 38
Views: 7979

Re: Taco Republic in Westwood

But Roeland Park is on the south side, not
Westwood. Dumb.
by bbqboy
Thu Mar 26, 2015 10:20 am
Forum: Out of Town Talk
Topic: What Retailers St.Louis has that KC needs
Replies: 19
Views: 3589

Re: What Retailers St.Louis has that KC needs

Well stated, fang.
by bbqboy
Mon Mar 23, 2015 10:40 pm
Forum: Kansas Suburbs
Topic: Places that Independence,mo has that Johnson County needs
Replies: 7
Views: 1247

Re: Places that Independence,mo has that Johnson County need

A pizza/bbq/Mexican thrift store cafe would seem to fill the bill. I'd add a cockfighting ring.
by bbqboy
Wed Mar 18, 2015 7:39 pm
Forum: Kansas Suburbs
Topic: If you HAD to move to the Kansas side, where? (POLL)
Replies: 64
Views: 15207

Re: If you HAD to move to the Kansas side, where? (POLL)

I might have a different view, having been a southern WyCo and northeast JoCo Jayhawker by birth,
But Black Swan and Quivira are pretty spectacular, at least by KC standards.
My Kansan paper route as a kid was
Westwood and Westwood Hills. I didn't like em then, don't know about now.
by bbqboy
Fri Feb 27, 2015 10:15 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Politics
Replies: 1856
Views: 207810

Re: Politics

Now that the Dems are a minority party in the Senate are they going to filibuster like the GOP? And for those who complained about the GOP and the use of the filibuster, will they complain when the Dems use it? Why bother, when there's a Dem in the White House wielding veto power? The filibuster ha...
by bbqboy
Wed Feb 25, 2015 10:20 am
Forum: Kansas City Sports
Topic: Rams leaving St. Louis?
Replies: 363
Views: 60168

Re: Rams leaving St. Louis?

The NFL should just put all 32 teams in NYC and LA. It's nothing but TV programming now.
by bbqboy
Mon Jan 26, 2015 11:29 am
Forum: Kansas City Photos
Topic: Postcards From the Edge of Time
Replies: 506
Views: 106509

Re: Postcards From the Edge of Time

The Valomilk building!
by bbqboy
Thu Dec 11, 2014 10:50 pm
Forum: Urban Core
Topic: Historic Old Northeast
Replies: 326
Views: 68311

Re: Historic Old Northeast

An abandoned Menards?!
mgsports might explode!
by bbqboy
Mon Dec 08, 2014 10:07 am
Forum: Kansas Suburbs
Topic: Fairway North Shopping Center Improvements
Replies: 7
Views: 1655

Re: Fairway North Shopping Center Improvements

Skanky? Caper's, Ben and the gang was the best record store in the city.
by bbqboy
Fri Oct 24, 2014 10:22 am
Forum: Kansas Suburbs
Topic: What are the Boundaries of "Northeast Johnson County"?
Replies: 14
Views: 2721

Re: What are the Boundaries of "Northeast Johnson County"?

SMNW opened for the 69-70 school year, making 5 for the district.
Shawnee was very connected to the rest of nejoco.
by bbqboy
Thu Oct 23, 2014 9:03 am
Forum: Kansas Suburbs
Topic: What are the Boundaries of "Northeast Johnson County"?
Replies: 14
Views: 2721

Re: What are the Boundaries of "Northeast Johnson County"?

Shawnee Mission school district boundaries.
by bbqboy
Sun Sep 21, 2014 12:18 pm
Forum: Kansas Suburbs
Topic: IKEA may be coming to Merriam Village
Replies: 275
Views: 36113

Re: IKEA may be coming to Merriam Village

mistervinix wrote:
bbqboy wrote:Would an east KC location have eliminated any Lawrence/Topeka business?
There isn't a Trader Joe's in east KC either, nor an Apple Store, Cheesecake Factory or any number of trendy retailers. Everything seems to come to Johnson County or the west side first.
for good reason, don't you think?
by bbqboy
Sun Sep 21, 2014 9:40 am
Forum: Kansas Suburbs
Topic: IKEA may be coming to Merriam Village
Replies: 275
Views: 36113

Re: IKEA may be coming to Merriam Village

Would an east KC location have eliminated any Lawrence/Topeka business?