Don’t spit on sidewalk? Interesting phrase. It used to be that bricks were the most common paving solution for sidewalks and streets, in addition to building construction. Why Kansas? That’s often my question, but in this particular case, I wondered about the origin of the “Don’t Spit on Sidewalk” phrase. Aside from not wanting public … More Don’t Spit on the Sidewalk
Best Kansas album? These two are usually ranked 1 or 2 on fan rankings. I’ll make a case for both, and then give you my pick. Leftoverture Released in 1977, this album broke Kansas through to radio and a bigger audience. Kansas was able to fuse a hard rock with tight melodies and a … More Kansas: Leftoverture or Point of No Return?
The Big House I’m talking about is the State House and my last official trip was 25 years ago. My, how times have changed. As I read the current blogs, news stories and twitter feeds it is as if this Kansas Legislative session is something from a different planet. At least not from the planet … More My Trip to the Big House