Posts in the Month of December, 2010:

Las Vegas, Nonsense

Please Note: A Casino Floor is Not a Weapon

As this unusual news story confirms, a casino floor is not a weapon. Look, we don’t make up the news, we just report it.

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Las Vegas, Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Hotels, Things to Do

Vegas is the Only Place to Be on New Year’s Eve

There are parties, then there’s Las Vegas on New Year’s Eve. This town takes all its celebrations to the extreme, but New Year’s Eve is even extremier (probably not a real word). Vegas pulls out all the stops for New Year’s Eve, and just about every nightclub and restaurant and bar and kiosk selling teeth….

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Las Vegas

Taking Great Las Vegas Sign Photos: Advanced Course

The “Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas” sign is one of the most iconic landmarks in the world, and just about everybody makes the trek to the famed sign for a photo at one point or another. Getting a great photo with the sign is pretty straightforward during daylight hours, but snapping a great photo at….

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Celebrities, Las Vegas, Las Vegas Casinos, Nonsense, The Quad, Things to Do

So, You Think You Know Vegas?

It’s time for another “So, You Think You Know Vegas?” challenge. Where was the photo below taken, exactly? Post your best guess in the Comments section for bragging rights!

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Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Hotels, Paris Las Vegas

Today’s Random Las Vegas Photo

Yes, we tend to take a lot of photos of Paris Las Vegas. We happen to think it’s very easy on the eyes.

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Las Vegas, Las Vegas Entertainment, Things to Do

The Ultimate List of the Best Free Las Vegas Shows

What’s the most popular question people ask before they visit Las Vegas? “Where did I put my Elvis sideburns and edible underwear?!” The second most popular question? “What are the best free shows in Las Vegas?” So thoughtful of you to ask. This blog loves it some free stuff! Here, then, are our 10 favorite….

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Celebrities, Las Vegas, Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Entertainment, Paris Las Vegas

Some Holiday Mojo From Barry Manilow

Merry Christmas, folks! We’ll let Paris Vegas headliner Barry Manilow take it from here.

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Flamingo Las Vegas, Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Entertainment

Happy Holidays, “X Burlesque”-Style

Vegas definitely has its own unique way of expressing holiday cheer. Same goes for the enchanting ladies of X Burlesque at Flamingo Las Vegas. The weather outside might be frightful, but it’s warm and toasty in Bugsy’s Cabaret at Flamingo. If these photos don’t jump-start your holiday spirit, your heart might be two sizes too….

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Caesars Palace, Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Restaurants

Today’s Random Vegas Holiday Photo

We’re thinking they might want to change the song lyric to “There’s no place like Rao’s for the holidays…” We’re big fans of the tasteful, understated holiday decorations at Rao’s restaurant inside Caesars Palace. The real scoop: It’s a tradition at Rao’s to leave holiday decorations up all year long (at least inside the restaurant),….

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Celebrities, Flamingo Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Entertainment

Baby, Let It Snow

Holiday spirit hasn’t quite kicked in yet? Oh, it will. Take it, guys! Boyz II Men are currently putting on one of the best shows in town at Flamingo Vegas. Read more.

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Celebrities, Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Entertainment, Planet Hollywood

A Robust Happy Birthday to Holly Madison

From her seemingly-limitless wardrobe to her dazzling smile and love of animals and Las Vegas, it’s no secret Peepshow star Holly Madison takes our breath away. Today (Dec. 23), we wish her a happy birthday. Thanks, Holly, for being the sparkle in our eyes and the spring in our step, and for being the de….

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Las Vegas, Things to Do

Is Saving Vegas History a Waste of Taxpayer Bucks?

This blog doesn’t often get hot under the collar. Actually, this blog tends to avoid wearing collars altogether. But this tidbit has done unpleasant things to our hackles, including raising them. On Dec. 20, U.S. Senator Tom Coburn, from Oklahoma, released a report, “Wastebook 2010.” The report claims to highlight some of the most egregious….

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Las Vegas, Las Vegas Casinos, Planet Hollywood

Dorothy Gets $2.9 Million From Wizard of Oz

A Wizard of Oz slot machine hit at Planet Hollywood Vegas last night, and hit big. The machine paid a whopping $2.9 million progressive jackpot. And in the kind of story only Las Vegas can tell, the winner of the jackpot was named…wait for it…Dorothy, of course. Dorothy Reyholds hit the jackpot in the early….

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Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, Las Vegas Casinos, Shopping, The Forum Shops at Caesars Palace

Today’s Random Las Vegas Photo

Today’s random Vegas photo was taken at The Forum Shops inside Caesars Palace. As Las Vegas experts, this blog can say, without fear of contradiction, that this impressive statue is a likeness of mumblemumble, a historical figure of some note, probably. The statue in The Forum Shops at Caesars Palace was installed in the year….

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