This year, we have raised over $20k for Planned Parenthood of the Heartland (IA & NE) and Planned Parenthood Great Plains (MO, KS, AR, OK).

Gary's getting his own beer! ....... finally. Initial tasting at the Des Moines store this Friday, May 26. Then another tasting at the Cedar Rapids store next Friday, June 2. Available to buy at lots of Hy-Vees, then on tap at lots of restaurants.

For all of May, our America Needs Public Education shirt will raise money for KC Public Schools and Whittier Elementary (where our photographer volunteers!). Here are some of the great kids and teachers at Whittier!

The Kansas City, Kansas Archdiocese severed all ties with the Girl Scouts this week. Why? We investigate on our blog.

We've always wondered how conservative legislators have found the time to learn so much about the females. And on our blog, we discover how: The Conservative's School of Women's Health!

Good luck stopping science.

A portion of sales benefit the Iowa chapter of the March for Science.

No matter how crazy things get in the news, we'll always have the high intensity of America's fastest-paced-sport (now that the 4-pitch-automatic-walk has been eliminated!) to take our mind off things.

John Oliver discovered what we've known for a long time: Des Moines is so badass-balls-to-the-wall, that even our Heritage Carousels are on a whole other level. Profits go to the ACTUAL Des Moines Heritage Carousel