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September 4, 2019
by Danny Chan

Your Guide to Oktoberfest Near Lawrence, KS

It’s almost time for Oktoberfest in Eastern Kansas! But as much as we all love this annual Bavarian tradition, it might surprise you to know that Kansas has been brewing in German heritage since the late 19th century, when thousands of Germans and Austrians emigrated and settled right in our backyards. At one point, they represented nearly 20% of the state’s population! (Let loose your best Keanu-style “Whoa.”)

Kansas City Fall Festivals

Oktoberfest isn’t just a fun once-a-year event—it’s an honored tradition that’s inherently Kansan! So, snap on the lederhosen, pop on a Tyrolean hat, and get your stomach ready for all the brat and sauerkraut it can handle. THIS. IS. OKTOBERFEST! (Please remember to drink responsibly – plan ahead and get home safely.)

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August 28, 2019
by Danny Chan

2020 Nissan Altima: A Better, Safer, More Upscale Sedan

The redesigned 2019 Altima was, in fact, “lit.” It received rave reviews across the board – critics from U.S. News to Car and Driver to MotorTrend put it near the top of their lists – and was one of IIHS’s safest sedans of the year. Then the 2020 Nissan Altima swooped in and stole the show with some well-placed upgrades.


But don’t feel bad for the outgoing Altima; if that midsize sedan was Nissan’s giant leap for man, the new 2020 Altima is the automaker’s mankind-springing flagship. Continue Reading →