Canadian food safety officials have outpaced their U.S. counterparts in requiring meat companies to label meat that is potentially hazardous to consumers. It’s called mechanically tenderized beef, and it has caused illnesses in the U.S., Canada and elsewhere. And in most cases, consumers, restaurants and grocery stores had no idea they were buying it, because ...Continue Reading
Bread! KC is a series of micro-financing events that raises project funding for artists. Ashley Holcroft, a producer from KCPT’s “Arts Upload,” recently visited one of the group’s events. Here’s how it works: people purchase tickets which entitle them to a dinner and a vote. They hear three short presentations and then vote on which ...Continue Reading
Who in the news do you think deserves a pat on the back or kick in the pants? The Roasts and Toasts segment on the program is designed to be audience-generated. We know you have opinions… so, add your voice to the weekly food for thought fight on the news of the day and trends ...Continue Reading
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Joan Rivers was unapologetic in her comedy, often using her wit and wisdom to highlight injustices in society. Track the rise of women in the world of comedy, from the “dangerous” comedy of 70s sitcoms like “Maude” to the groundbreaking women of the 1980s American comedy club boom to today’s multifaceted landscape: MAKERS: Women in ...Continue Reading