• Mo Rage

    A blog about American society: its politics, current events, history, entertainment, music, comedy, movies and society overall and where we're headed, possibly, likely


  • Happy National Coffee Day!

    Happy National Coffee Day!

    (Too late?) It's National Coffee Day: Here's where to get coffee deals (and doughnuts) It's National Coffee Day. Enjoy! - KMBC. Read more

    Posted on 29 September 2016 SOCIETY
  • Support NPR! Support Your Local Station!

    Support NPR! Your Local Station!

    For all those in the Kansas City area, if you listen to the local NPR station, KCUR 89.3 FM and aren't yet a member, PLEASE, PLEASE go here this week and give... Read more

    Posted on 29 September 2016 SOCIETY
  • Too. Many. Guns.

    Too. Many. Guns.

    Too many guns, America. Way, way too many guns.Some headlines from the weekend: 6 injured people at Houstonshopping center shooting 9 killed, 45 wounded in... Read more

    Posted on 26 September 2016 SOCIETY
  • Donald Vs Hillary?

    Donald Hillary?

    NPR had a story this week that, no surprise, had a great deal of truth in it, simple truth and excellent, important points. Newspaper Endorsements Matter Most... Read more

    Posted on 25 September 2016 SOCIETY
  • Quote of the Day


    An unusual yet oh-so-true and accurate description of that one political party. This is from at least a year ago. Not only is it still true but it's gotten... Read more

    Posted on 24 September 2016 SOCIETY
  • "Vashington Been Beddy, Beddy Gud" for Senator Blunt

    "Vashington Been Beddy, Beddy Gud" Senator Blunt

    Roy Blunt has gotten rich in Washington. How is that working out for you? Vote Jason Kander Vote Blue 2016 Posted by Kevin E at 7:00 AM Reactions: Email... Read more

    Posted on 24 September 2016 SOCIETY
  • Blunt Takes a Beating

    Blunt Takes Beating

    Senator Roy Blunt takes a pretty good beating of late, with this ad from the End Citizens United organization. It doesn't stop there. The articles in media abou... Read more

    Posted on 22 September 2016 SOCIETY
  • 2 Kansas City Restaurants On This List

    Kansas City Restaurants This List

    From Forbes Restaurant this week. 100 Best Restaurants for Foodies in America: OpenTable And two Kansas City area restaurants made the list. Bluestem Cafe... Read more

    Posted on 20 September 2016 SOCIETY
  • Serving Whom?

    Serving Whom?

    Now this ad, by comparison for Jason Kander for the US Senate and against Senator Roy Blunt. This ad says it for me. Who's serving whom? Vote Kander. Vote Blue... Read more

    Posted on 20 September 2016 SOCIETY
  • On Guns in Missouri

    Guns Missouri

    This is floating around on the internet today, this week, after the state legislature passed their ignorant, very loose gun law. I imagine not enough Missourian... Read more

    Posted on 17 September 2016 SOCIETY
  • Democratic Vs Republican Economic Policy and Recent, Obvious Results

    Democratic Republican Economic Policy Recent, Obvious Results

    Things that happened under President Barack Obama and his economic policies. All these reports came out just this week. Americans' household wealth rises to $89. Read more

    Posted on 17 September 2016 SOCIETY
  • 2016: The Campaign Year Guns Took Over

    2016: Campaign Year Guns Took Over

    It really does seem as though this campaign year, 2016, has been the year guns, somehow, inexplicably, took over in our election campaigns. Read more

    Posted on 16 September 2016 SOCIETY
  • The Shameful State of the Missouri Legislature

    Shameful State Missouri Legislature

    Missouri got a really dumbed-down, irresponsible "two-fer" yesterday from our state legislators. Missouri Lawmakers Loosen Gun Laws, Back Voter Photo ID... Read more

    Posted on 15 September 2016 SOCIETY
  • This Is How Bad American Health Care Is

    Here is a perfect example of how bad our American health care is, given that we tie it to profit and profits. From the LA Times: How a bite from a stray dog... Read more

    Posted on 14 September 2016 SOCIETY
  • An Open Letter To White America

    Open Letter White America

    Dear White America, Don't like the silent protests during the National Anthem at NFL games?Fight for justice. Fight for more equity for all. Fight for... Read more

    Posted on 12 September 2016 SOCIETY
  • Chiefs Come Back!!

    Chiefs Come Back!!

    Yes sir! Our own Kansas City Chiefs were down and down by a lot, even into the fourth quarter but tied it up in the last few minutes of the game and WON IN... Read more

    Posted on 11 September 2016 SOCIETY
  • Local Newsman Remembers 9/11

    Local Newsman Remembers 9/11

    From Kris Ketz'Facebook page today. "A personal note. Sunday. 15 years since 9/11. And on a day when the Chiefs open the 2016 season at home - for me - who coul... Read more

    Posted on 11 September 2016 SOCIETY
  • Socialism Worse Than Capitalism?

    Socialism Worse Than Capitalism?

    So many people in America claim Socialism is worse, far worse, frequently, for even people but especially for business. They should think again. Read more

    Posted on 09 September 2016 SOCIETY
  • Missouri In the News

    Missouri News

    Yes sir, Missouri is in the news today. These are both from The New York Times. First this, on our own Senator Claire McCaskill's in put on Hillary Clinton and... Read more

    Posted on 09 September 2016 SOCIETY
  • Largest Employer in Missouri?

    Largest Employer Missouri?

    I saw this column last evening on Facebook, calling out the largest employer in each state. The Largest Employer in Each State - 24/7 Wall St. Read more

    Posted on 09 September 2016 SOCIETY