Move over, Pope Francis. Tuffy the Clown is about to be Sedalia's 2013 person of the year. KIX 105.7 FM Morning DJ Rob Edwards in Sedalia was inspired by Time Magazine's annual tribute to an influential newsmaker to design a similar award for the person who's made the biggest impact on the town.
Tuffy the Clown wants his life back. The rodeo clown's mask of President Barack Obama drew worldwide attention and criticism at the Missouri State Fair in August, but Thomas Gessling says it's time to set the record straight: He was never the man in the mask.