Mackenzie "Mac" Kennedy
“It’s part of my story, it’s part of my journey and it not a part I would ever want to omit because he is, well was, and will always be, a giant part of my life. My first love, my other half that I still have just in a completely different way that I never ever expected."
"My mom turned to God, and my dad turned his back on God. They divorced a couple moths later."
"I am proud to say that I am a Muslim person. I should not be scared and I should not be ashamed."
"Yeah, last summer a boy got killed in this park right here."
"Those people are the mentality of the Ku Klux Klan and that's how they treat you."
Alisabeth Von Presley
"I built my own broadway here."
"All the violence is what I hate. It's horrible."
"Well, that was the hippy era, so I took an Icelandic propeller jet and went with my friends backpacking, like everyone did back then."
"We need to take our community back from the violence."
"They help us and they ground us. They're such a human thing."
"If you don't want to know the truth, don't ask me."
"Whatever you love, you need to do for yourself.”
"I did Bernie Sanders' makeup."
"We got to check out the NewBo market and the area around it. It's like hipster square."
"I want to be exactly where I am, and go exactly where my life takes me."
"I believe forming relationships is key to being a good police officer."
"I mean, when I grew up, you know, people didn't become aware to how unsafe reality was and then, it just kind of started hitting."
"Cedar Rapids is home. Not only the Czech aspect, but the people, they're truly great."
"Find who you are and just be happy with who that person is. Let everyone else adjust to that person; don’t you adjust. You stay you."