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Let "x" be defined as "gender fluidity"

If we look back in our history, we will witness thousands of narratives that are rooted between two things. There comes Adam and Eve, the occurrence of good and evil, and the existence of heaven and hell. 679 more words


Merriam-Webster’s word of the year for 2017: ‘Feminism’

NEW YORK / December 12, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) — This may or may not come as a surprise: Merriam-Webster s word of the year for 2017 is feminism. 29 more words

Fall Foliage in the 'Burbs

“Autumn…the year’s last, loveliest smile.”  –William Cullen Bryant

In less than a week, the official start to fall will be underway. The temps in Kansas, according to Weather Center, will remain in the 80’s, but we Kansans flock to our sweaters and jackets the moment a slight chill is in the air.

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The Webster Report

The English language is a vast and intimidating animal. Whenever I read, I always find words I have never heard of, words I recognize but don’t really know what they mean, and words that I want to double check their meaning. 332 more words


Beat the heat at the Library!

Looking for a place to cool off during the Kansas heat wave? Head over to the Antioch Branch of the Johnson County located at the corner of Shawnee Mission Parkway and Antioch in Merriam. 301 more words

Merriam's 2017 Summer Playlist

One quick Google search for “music in Kansas City,” and you’ll discover hundreds of little shows, headliner concerts, special event performances and more across the region. 402 more words