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LGBT+ Podcast | The Chick-fil-A controversy feat. Spencer Kates

LGBT+ Podcast | The Chick-fil-A controversy feat. Spencer Kates

Logan Crews, editor-in-chief

February 13, 2019


Filed under Breaking News, LGBT, Podcasts

In this episode of The Kirkwood Call's LGBT+ podcast, Logan Crews sits down with Spencer Kates, junior, to discuss political stereotypes and LGBT people as well as the recent controversy over Chick-fil-A. ...

Complicit consumerism

Complicit consumerism

Logan Crews, editor-in-chief

February 4, 2019


Filed under Columns, Showcase

I’ve heard a million times that I’m lucky. I’m lucky I was born in 2000 to the Crews family in St. Louis, Missouri, United States. I’m lucky I came out as queer and transgender to open arms and only slight awkwardness. I’m lucky I don’t have to shield myself from violent discrimination. I...

Pardon our french (fries)

Pardon our french (fries)

Jonathan Munroe, news-features writer

May 1, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

Art by Celia Bergman Photo by Zac Clingenpeel ...

I can’t believe my eyes… so many fries

I can’t believe my eyes… so many fries

Allie Hickenbotham, copy editor

April 8, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

TKC taste tested French fries from six different restaurants around the Kirkwood and Des Peres area. The fries were judged based on their price, thickness, amount of salt, crispness, sauce and overall taste. The sauce was only rated if the restaurant offered a signature sauce. TKC ranked them one to si...

Bittersweet

Bittersweet

Anna Mullendore, health & wellness editor

October 16, 2015


Filed under Health + Wellness

Somewhere in America sugar is administered into assembly line products like insulin injections to a 9-year-old diabetic. Somewhere in America an overweight, diet conscious eighth grader walks her second mile of the day, wondering, ‘when will I be like the Victoria’s Secret models?’ Somewhere in...

Chikin wars

Chikin wars

Tara Hawkins, print editor

March 12, 2015


Filed under Entertainment, Top Stories

“It’s a great day at Chick-fil-A, how may I help you?” A question I am asked all too often at the drive thru. I would consider Chick-fil-A my favorite fast food restaurant any day of the week, except Sunday, of course. Founded in 1946, Chick-fil-A is a classic, southern fast food restaurant...

Eat what you want

Eat what you want

Alexa Kannenberg, opinions editor

February 20, 2015


Filed under Opinions

"Wow nice salad.” “Why do you go to the gym? You’re so skinny.” “Ew why are you eating kale?” Whether it’s at a restaurant or in the cafeteria, I hear these comments all the time. To someone who values living a healthy lifestyle, these comments are just obnoxious. The people who make...

Good eats: the stomach rules the mind

Good eats: the stomach rules the mind

Katie Woodruff, news writer

February 20, 2015


Filed under News

Chick-fil-a: Grilled Chicken Cool Wrap Total Calories: 340   Chipotle: Vegetarian burrito bowl with brown rice, black beans, fajita vegetables, lettuce and roasted chili corn salsa Total Calories: 385   Taco Bell: Fresco chicken soft taco and Fresco crunchy taco Total C...

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