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  • Blogs

    November 24, 2009

    The Rest of the Story on the Incestuous Hillbillies and the Mormon Church

    Burrell Mohler Sr. via the KC Star​Yesterday on Daily RFT we had a couple bones to pick with a misleading headline in the local daily and the bible-thumping defenders of Burrell E. Mohler Sr. Along with his brother and four sons, the 74-year-old Independence, Missouri, native is accused of repeate ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 13, 2009

    Native Missourians Grab Global Headlines Thanks to Uber-Creepy Sex Crime Allegations / CC BY 2.0​Remember your pride, Missourians, when kidnapping child-molestor Michael Devlin made headlines around the globe? And after serial torturer/killer Bob Berdella, you'd thought we had nothing else to contribute. Well get ready. The Show-Me State n ... More >>

  • News

    July 25, 2007


    See all those little suckers? Did you know that they're an invasive species and a linchpin of modern agriculture? That they're dying off by the million and no one's sure why?