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TKC not releasing annual ’10 reasons Kirkwood will win the Turkey Day Game’ for 2018

TKC not releasing annual ’10 reasons Kirkwood will win the Turkey Day Game’ for 2018

TKC Staff

November 22, 2018

After extensive consultation from the TKC staff, we have decided not to release our annual list of 10 reasons why Kirkwood will beat Webster in the Turkey Day Game. Out of respect for the hard-fought 0-9 season put up by the Statesmen (that’s right, zero wins), listing reasons for Kirkwood’s immine...

Five steps to the best political discussion this Thanksgiving

Five steps to the best political discussion this Thanksgiving

Izzy Colón, technical web editor

November 21, 2018

*this piece is entirely satirical Everyone knows Thanksgiving is about good food, spending time with family and kicking off the holiday season. But, like every true American celebration, it wouldn’t be complete without a polarizing political discussion that leaves everyone feeling a little less thankf...

What Thanksgiving food are you?

What Thanksgiving food are you?

Megan Tate Van Buren, staff photographer

November 19, 2018

Thanksgiving is just around the corner, it's almost time to say bye to pumpkin spice and hello to Christmas carols. Click here to see what Thanksgiving dish is most like you. (function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(d.getElementById(id))return;js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src='https://embed.playbuzz.com/sdk.js';fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}(document,'script','playbuzz-sdk'));  ...

Thanksgiving Tradition

Thanksgiving Tradition

Zack Deutschmann, features writer

November 14, 2018

As I walked in the doors of my grandparents’ condo, I said, “Happy Thanksgiving” and hugged both of my grandparents. Both seemed somewhat confused, they looked at each other with puzzled faces. It had been several months since the last time I saw them and it seemed clear that they didn’t recogn...

Trivia Tuesday III: Thanksgiving

Trivia Tuesday III: Thanksgiving

Annie O'Brien, health and wellness editor

November 12, 2018

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Which teacher are you based on your fall aesthetic?

Which teacher are you based on your fall aesthetic?

Lily Bartin, features writer

October 22, 2018

Answer some questions about fall to find out which teacher you are most like. (function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(d.getElementById(id))return;js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src='https://embed.playbuzz.com/sdk.js';fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}(document,'script','playbuzz-sdk')); ...

VoK: Black Friday

VoK: Black Friday

Charlotte Heinrich and Hannah Cohen

November 28, 2017

Nancy with granddaughter Kennedy “My husband is in the hospital and has been there for 11 days, and will be there for a few more,” Nancy said. “We’re getting all the things that we need. We won’t have him with us. It’s really not Black Friday shopping. [On Thanksgiving], we got really...

Turkey Day Week 2017 schedule

Turkey Day Week 2017 schedule

Fitz Cain and Charlotte Heinrich

November 20, 2017

Not sure what to do over Thanksgiving break? There are plenty of events around Kirkwood to celebrate this important week in the community. Check out the timeline below for details and click here for more information. ...

Thanksgiving crafts and treats: Pinterest vs. reality

Thanksgiving crafts and treats: Pinterest vs. reality

Maddie Meyers

November 17, 2017

We have all been there. We see an amazing masterpiece on Pinterest that is impossible to recreate. While I am no Martha Stewart, I think I am capable of following simple instructions. I used my below-average crafting and baking skills to try to recreate seven Thanksgiving projects with my 6-year...

They’re the most wonderful sales of the year

They’re the most wonderful sales of the year

Emma Lingo, news-features writer

November 15, 2017

Whether you believe holiday shopping before December is unacceptable or are the one staying up on Thanksgiving for the best deals—there is no denying that holiday season is also gift-buying season. Black Friday earned the title “Biggest Shopping Day of the Year” in 2001, and, according to the BBC...

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