The Unspoken Rules Of Kansas City Etiquette
"Kansas City nice." It's a term you hear all the time around here, but what does it mean? Is there such a thing as a Kansas City-specific code of conduct? We explore the purpose and history of etiquette in general, then we focus on etiquette in Kansas City today. What do we consider polite and what offends us? And do our etiquette rules hinder us in any way?
- Janis Kliethermes, owner, Etiquette Kansas City
- Rashaan Gilmore, citizen, Kansas City
- Michelle Smirnova, assistant professor of sociology, UMKC