Brock Wilbur


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Brock Wilbur is a writer/comedian who is married to political journalist Vivian Kane and cohabitates with three terrible cats. He works in games, podcasts, and is Editor-in-Chief of Kansas City’s The Pitch. Buy his book “Postal” from Boss Fight Books wherever books are sold.


New food truck alert: Danny's Burger Shack

Letter from the Editor: Cause & Effects

Streetwise podcast burns in mouth Hell, recovers with The Fey, and chats with Kaylie McLaughlin

Superdeep is Russia's film adaptation of all our favorite video games

Streetwise podcast rocks to Liam Kazar, introduces Savannah Hawley

Loki is the MCU show that finally nails it outta the gate

"Nothing matters! Nothing has any consequence!"

Creature Feature: You can adopt Splat the Dog but we insist you don't change his name

Streetwise podcast rocks to The Grisly Hand, reports alongside The Lawrence Times

Letter from the Editor: A toast untoasted, a couple unroasted

The Pitch looks back at the top stories from May 2021

From mask mandates to smash rooms, this was last month's biggest articles.

George Romero's lost film The Amusement Park is a rollercoaster 50 years in the making

"Remember as you watch the film: One day, you will be old."

Irish horror debut Caveat is an unending panic attack (in the best way)

Streetwise podcast explores our hidden histories, jams out to Sopchoppy

Streetwise podcast has Steve from recordBar talking the future of live music, grooves from The Moose

Streetwise podcast has Ben Philippe talking relationships and Liz Cook smashing everything in sight

Spiral is the Saw sequel where Jigsaw forwards a #DismantleThePolice agenda

The Chris Rock spin-off could have been anything it wanted. It's just another Saw, but with a few more (mostly) intentional laughs.

Some idiot DUI'd Char Bar's front door. Do you know them? Tell them they suck.

Letter from the Editor: Possums didn't come here to make friends

Streetwise podcast hits the stacks with Leslie Case; bounces to Chronic Lethary

Streetwise podcasts jams to Cuee; marvels at wunderkind Remy Styrk

Mortal Kombat (2021) brings fatalism and fatalities in equal measure

Boys from County Hell is an Irish vampire plague based in roots and friendship rot

"If I'd just been dead and trapped that long, I'd just want to drink as well."

Panic Fest 2021: My Heart Can't Beat Unless You Tell It To hits all the oddest beats

Panic Fest 2021: Blood Conscious blends race issues, slasher horror, and American delusion

"Are you humans or are you demons?"

Streetwise podcast blasts Knife Crime, goes hard in the pit with Shuttlecock's Aaron Rhodes

Panic Fest 2021: Benny Loves You features a Tickle-Me-Hellmo toying with his prey

Panic Fest 2021: Honeydew brings body horror to its knees

Loud Light Kansas political recap: our drunk senator, budget problems, and guns

Streetwise podcast celebrates one year of void-shouting; rocks to True Lions

Cozy Grove is the calming presence of ghost-bears that you need in your life

Letter from the Editor: Rumspringa Break

Creature Feature: Vanna White wants to bring you cuddles and fortune

KC Top 5 podcast debates the best use of $20 in the metro

Loud Light Kansas political recap: taxes breaks, voter suppression, and criminalizing protests

Streetwise talks TikTok shop with Dave Jorgenson from The Washington Post; narrates our Port Fonda piece

Happily is a horror romp about your friends whose marriage is a little too perfect

Godzilla vs. Kong is dumb as hell, and that doesn't matter

Loud Light Kansas political recap: voter suppression and vaccinations