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ksyd: The Midwest Region of the Young Democrats of America will hold its annual meeting on May 21st and 22nd. Register online here. Registration fee is $10, and can be paid online. If you plan on attending, please contact KYD President Ben Cohen at email@example.com to start coordinating travel and lodging plans. As the YDA Midwest Region Director I encourage everyone to come to this. ...
ryangigous: Who is the Topeka Revitalization Committee? I ask because it doesn’t make sense to mail junk mail to my house, when you aren’t revitalizing the city. One would think dollars spent on junk mail could be better served by sending mail to prospective companies to relocate to Topeka. Also incomplete paid for by language. Just saying.
Google Selects Kansas City, Kansas for Fiber...
KANSAS CITY, Kan., March 30, 2011 ― Google announced today its selection of Kansas City, Kansas, as the location for its ultra high-speed fiber project. “The wonderful diversity of our community, neighborhoods and industry make Kansas City, Kansas a microcosm for the rest of the country,” said Mayor/CEO of the Unified Government Joe Reardon. “When you combine these assets with our well-established...
Always do what you are afraid to do.– Ralph Waldo Emerson (via thelifeofanthony)
Ever scroll through your contact list and see the names of friends who have recently passed away and can’t bring yourself to delete their numbers? Like keeping them in your phonebook somehow keeps them alive to you? Yeah thats me right now.
Here is the response radio ad we made for...
Bad Democrat attacks Labor. →
Just posted this about the negative ads being run against @Manspeaker, since so many of you have been so supportive of the campaign I figured I’d share the link with you here. This year across the Nation and in the Statehouse we have seen attacks on the Labor movement by Republicans. Yesterday Deborah Swank, a city councilwoman in Topeka, launched a negative campaign against her Labor...
Speaker Man: Attacked for being involved in the... →
speaker-man: I wanted to take a moment this morning to talk about my run for Topeka city council. Since the start of the campaign we have been out hitting doors and talking to members of the community about how we as a city can do better. We have had lots of good conversations and seen lots of support not only in the district but city wide as well. It was brought to my attention that my...
Watch this! Btw Levi is my friend/ boss/ coworker (really the title changes depending on how we all feel that day) and Lynette is awesome, as is Evie!
manspeaker: So on the doors today @ColinCurtisKS and I had a race to see who could get the most yardsign locations. I just got an email with 19 new locations in it. I ran into the sender while knocking. Pretty sure I win. I’m going to argue that those don’t count in our contest.
Each day, life will send you little windows of opportunity. Your destiny will...– Robin Sharma (via kari-shma)
… From the moment that man submits God to moral judgement, he kills Him in his...– Albert Camus. The Rebel. (via seeyoulateraggregator)
Jerry and Gina have decided to come stay with me tonight! I’ll leave out the part about them waiting too long to hit the road to head home to Manhattan from KC and getting stuck in a blizzard and having to turn around somewhere outside of Topeka… Oh wait. Oops.
Sometimes you wake up. Sometimes the fall kills you. And sometimes, when you...– Neil Gaiman (via kari-shma)
Happiness consists in realizing it is all a great strange dream.– Jack Kerouac (via libraryland)
Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that...– Winston Churchill (via quote-book)
Lash night was @LeviHenry’s b day. The term ouch is an understatement this morning.
We must travel in the direction of our fear.– John Berryman (via quoteocean)
Sanity is not statistical– 1984 - George Orwell (via breathesomethingbeautiful)
I Am So Happy For @Manspeaker
mightyquinn72: This is the summation of conversations, what ifs, hard work, desire and dreams. Congrats my friend. My heart swells with pride.
Election day update: Manspeaker is currently the top vote getter in a 4 way primary with 51.58%! Go Chad!
To accept your country without betraying it, you must love it for that which...– Cornel West (via zenlizzie)
Here’s to the crazy ones. The misfits. The rebels. The troublemakers. The round...– Jack Kerouac (via thestarcatcher)