The Las Vegas shrine to corporate greed, arrogance, mismanagement and just plain stupid ideas created by out of touch, over paid corporate committees, opens its doors tomorrow. It's called CityCenter. That $9 billion albatross to the Vegas skyline starts to open its doors on Tuesday. Changing the Las Vegas forever. The sad thing is that it won’t matter if this project … [Read more...] about City Center Opens
The bulls are gone, the cowboys are healing and the cards fell silent. Thus we come to the end of a very long and wild week of events here in Las Vegas. The interesting thing is what ties the PBR and WSOP together. Bull Riders and Poker Players. A collective agreement of the minds, as it were. What the winners went after and what they received verses what the public … [Read more...] about What The Winners Want
The Vegas Tourist crew is off to the PBR. That annual pilgrimage of bulls, cowboys, and tight Wranglers... This year we will be well armed and ready to cover the events and excitement. The PBR has their own website that gives you their view and play by play updates... We want to give you OUR view. To really do that and not overload the rest of you here who could give a … [Read more...] about Off to the PBR
The worst kept secret in Las Vegas became the hottest news on earth this afternoon. Steve Wynn and Garth Brooks took the stage inside the Encore Theater to announce the five-year headlining deal where Garth will call the shots. Steve Wynn was beaming like a freshly fed Cheshire cat as his latest conquest welcomed everyone to the room. You could see that there was a true … [Read more...] about Garth is in the house!
One of the most colorful and ambitious characters of the Las Vegas gambling world is in a local hospital, grasping at the last bits of life. Bob Stupek. And not ONE local news outlet is saying a peep about it. Not one. Ok, there is a really small article buried inside the Las Vegas Review Journal about Bob Stupak. But that’s it. That’s it?? Can you name one other … [Read more...] about The Polish Maverick Clings to Life