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Eddie Izzard in Las Vegas – “Stripped” Tour

Hotels, Las Vegas, Las Vegas Entertainment, Nightlife, Shows and Entertainment, Special Events
Posted July 27th, 2008 by Christopher -

Since it opened, I’ve somehow managed to not go to a show at The Pearl, the live concert venue at The Palms. I’ve heard so much about how there aren’t really any bad seats in the house, as the layout makes the most of its relatively small size. After tonight’s show featuring one of my favorite comedians, Eddie Izzard, I have to say that I can’t imagine that there are any really good seats in the house.

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Guest Column: Nick the Cabbie – “Double Down Saloon”

Adult Entertainment, Blogs, Blogging, and Podcasts, Guest Columnists, Las Vegas, Las Vegas Entertainment, Nick the Cabbie, Nightlife, Sin City, Stories, Taxicab Confessions
Posted July 5th, 2008 by Nick the Cabbie - 1 comment

This English guy has been talking about how much trouble he’s going to be in during the entire trip to his hotel. The entire trip to his hotel…from the strip club. The three remaining passengers offer to go up to his room, wake the sleeping wife and help fabricate a believable story, but, for some strange reason, he politely declines their generosity.

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World Series of Poker – A Special Las Vegas VIP Party

Casinos and Gambling, Hotels, Las Vegas, Las Vegas Entertainment, Nevada, Nightlife, Sin City
Posted July 3rd, 2008 by Christopher - 1 comment

Artisan King SuiteThe World Series of Poker’s Main Event – the $10,000 buy-in No Limit Texas Hold’em Tournament that bears the title of World Champion – kicks off today with the first of four “Day One’s.” There are so many players in this monster of a tournament nowadays that they simply can not hope to fit them all into one space on the same day so they just break it down into multiple first days.

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Guest Column: Nick the Cabbie – “Las Vegas Street Fight”

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Posted April 29th, 2008 by Nick the Cabbie - 3 comments

Outside of my taxi there’s a man screaming obscenities at his friends… or at least the ease with which he insults them implies a long and deep friendship with the group of assholes that just won’t get into the cab fast enough. When they finally get to the taxi it is immediately apparent that this is the most unusual group of people that I’ve ever driven around: the original yelling man looks kind of like Kyle McLachlan …if he was on a diet consisting entirely of cheese. The woman that he lets into the front seat between us looks exactly like Mama Fratelli from the Goonies, and the beefy, high-school football player-looking guy that gets into the back, is apparently her son. He is sitting on one side of a very cute girl with a broken leg and on the other side of her is the biker from Erin Brockovich.

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