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The PolitiCall: Election day

The PolitiCall: Election day

Thomas Birmingham and Izzy Colón

November 10, 2018


Filed under Podcasts, Top Stories

With Tuesday, Nov. 6th came the most closely watched day of 2018's political calendar: the midterm elections. On the PolitiCall's second episode, Izzy Colón and Thomas Birmingham find out what it's like to attend at a voting watch party, as well as speak to two seniors, Liam Stros and Claire Cowan,...

What’s on the MO ballot this midterm election?

What’s on the MO ballot this midterm election?

Izzy Colón, technical web editor

October 25, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories

If you are voting on Nov. 6 it may be overwhelming to read through the dense language of each ballot measure or find the time to research every issue. Here, TKC has compiled a brief summary of all of the Missouri ballot measures along with what your vote for or against them means. ...

Should one rapper really have all that power?

Should one rapper really have all that power?

Holden Foreman, web editor

November 30, 2016


Filed under Politics

Zachary Taylor, Herbert Hoover, William Taft, Ulysses Grant and Dwight Eisenhower did it. Donald Trump is trying to do it right now. But, does Kanye West, 39-year-old recording artist and entrepreneur, have what it takes to run for and become President of the United States with no previous political...

Love > hate

Love > hate

Annie O'Brien, features writer

November 14, 2016


Filed under News

In the darkness of the night, with painted signs in hand, hundreds of people gathered at Washington University in St. Louis Nov. 11. They came with only one purpose: to show they choose peace and love over violence and hate. “It was a community of people of different race, genders, sexualities and s...

Sugar, spice and trying to make nice

Sugar, spice and trying to make nice

Katie Woodruff, senior copy editor

November 10, 2016


Filed under Entertainment

With all the debate over this year’s major candidates, TKC wants to make the election a little bit sweeter with this recipe for Republican and Democratic cookies from Taste of Home.   Ingredients   Dough: 1 cup of softened butter 1 cup of confectioners’ sugar 1 egg ...

Election: an American dilemma

Election: an American dilemma

Annie O'Brien, features writer

November 7, 2016


Filed under Entertainment

      With a lively cast and a plot full of drama, “Election: An American Dilemma” proves to be a revolutionary show that will impress audiences everywhere. The main characters, Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton, are riveting in their roles as presidential candidates. Th...

Call Ed: Endorsing a future with promise

Call Ed: Endorsing a future with promise

TKC Staff

November 7, 2016


Filed under Opinions, Staff Editorials

“Well, at least she’s not Trump.” Those were the first sentences spoken in each of our editorial discussions on this topic, as if he was some sort of boogeyman whose very name alone should elicit discomfort. What would normally be a ridiculous reason to choose a presidential candidate — the simpl...

Hot or not: presidential edition

Naomi Blair, News

October 19, 2016


Filed under Entertainment

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