Your round-trip ticket to the wildest, wackiest, most outrageous people, places, and things the Sunflower State has to offer! Whether youare a born-and-raised Kansan, a recent transplant, or just passing through, Kansas Curiosities will have you laughing out loud as Pam Grout takes you on a rollicking tour of the strangest sides of the Sunflower State. Visit the Museum of the Worldas Largest Collection of the Worldas Smallest Versions of the Worldas Largest Thingsaand get your own largest ball starter kit. Meet more chainsaw-wielding, glow-in-the-dark-scrap-metal-zoo-building, grapefruit-peel-sculpting, papier-mAcchAc-mixing, porcelain-pig-painting grassroots artists than you can shake a stick at! Get a load of Big Brutus, a sixteen-story coal shovel that has become a popular tourist attraction; and discover the thrill of an indoor hurricaneaitall blow you away.athe going notion was that if you wanted culture or something to do, youa#39;d have to go to Denver or kansas city, a says marci, who has become a missionary to the uninformed of kansas. When their kansas Weekend Guide, the first of severalanbsp;...
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