Kansas City is known as the "Crossroads of America" for its major interstates and sizable rail network. What is it like to hitchhike here? Central Standard's producer gave it a try, then an experienced hitchhiker and a professor who has studied hitchhikng share their thoughts.
- Linda Mahood, History Department at Tri-University, author of Thumb Wars: Hitchhiking, Canadian Youth Rituals and Risk in the Twentieth Century
- Annie, experienced hitchhiker