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Best in Print

April 15 - April 21
Best in PrintAlmost Famous
The untold tale of three men who once were called Killers read article
Best in PrintCoachella rolls on
What recession? This weekend’s fest will draw the biggest crowd yet read article
Best in PrintMusician High
Ever feel like the entire local scene came through Green Valley? read article
Las Vegas Weekly Current Issue

The Intersection

The IntersectionThe other CityCenter
Talking with a couple of out-of-towners who think MGM Mirage’s latest gamble is - wait for it - the best place in town. more
The IntersectionGlobal warming screwed with my lunch!
WTF? No tomatoes on a burger? What is this, Russia? more
The IntersectionThe hate is on(2 comments)
With extremism on the rise nationally, Nevada—and Las Vegas—are being closely watched by anti-terrorism groups. more
The IntersectionPaddle and scan
Pinball Hall of Fame: Now more “museum-like”! more
The IntersectionIt’s hard out there for a man-whore(8 comments)
Performers can ply their trade on the Strip, but there are limits. more
Dream Zone
I keep dreaming of him dead. more

Nightlife

NightlifeUnintentional EyeCandy
A writer gets caught in EyeCandy’s unexplainable pull. more
NightlifeWe Bang! at Moon
Meet George Jetson. George has Rosie in an uncompromising position. Jane, his wife, looks thoroughly irate while people are grinding on the dance floor. But ... more
NightlifeDavid Guetta, “The Interview (LV Weekly Remix)”
Superstar DJ/producer David Guetta is a busy guy, so we did a little remixing of our own during the interview to help him out. more
NightlifeSize Matters at First (4 comments)
The new late-night menu proves bigger is better. more
NightlifeThe Dirty” is coming: Mind your manners
The Dirty’s Nik Richie is hosting at Tao Beach, and chances are he’ll be on the lookout for fodder for his infamous website. more
NightlifeDrink in Vegas Uncork’d
Annual food and wine festival Vegas Uncork’d will hit the Strip in May, but get tickets fast before these saucy affairs sell out. more

Arts & Entertainment

Arts and EntertainmentBody language: New book explores the depth of tattoo typography
The vast majority of tattoos are ill-conceived, badly executed, poorly placed or fated to be dated within a decade. more
Arts and EntertainmentLousy “Bet”: Roeper’s book manages to drain all the drama and fun out of gambling
A thousand dollars a day for 30 days—is that supposed to impress me? more
Arts and EntertainmentCapturing the wind
Brent Sommerhauser’s ‘Unlikely Events’ might blow your mind. more
Arts and EntertainmentAC/DC
There comes a time when every old band—you listening, Rolling Stones?—should look in the mirror and realize it’s time to stop. AC/DC isn’t there yet. more
Arts and EntertainmentNot going to Coachella? No worries.
The Coachella spillover is in full effect once again this weekend. more
Arts and EntertainmentFrenchie flies
Who needs American Idol anyway? more
Arts and EntertainmentSpotlight on summer concerts
…because there’s more to the year than Coachella. more
Arts and EntertainmentGear piles
For four local bands, this time it’s all about their stuff more
Arts and EntertainmentDancer from the dance
A Choreographers’ Showcase blends artists from the various Cirque du Soleil productions and Nevada Ballet Theatre in a collaboration that reveals the depth of Las ... more
Arts and EntertainmentSee a movie, save the Earth
Spend Earth Day (April 22) sitting in a darkened room eating popcorn! more

Screen

ScreenSuck-Ass
Superhero movies deserve a punch in the face. Take that! more
ScreenThe Girl With the Dragon Tattoo
Exposed skin, Eastern mysticism and an angry feminist tract? All of the above. more
ScreenThe Joneses
Are those your neighbors, or a crack team of “stealth marketers”? more

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Taste

Viva el Mundo!
TasteMundo could be the most important Downtown restaurant in decades. If people make the trip.
Remaking Mexican cuisine
TasteAt Sabor, refined south-of-the-border fare that will leave you satisfied, not stuffed.

Horoscopes

Soundcheck

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CD Cover MGMT
If anything, this album sounds like a soundtrack for a rundown theme park.
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CD Cover Dreaming of Lions
Chris Leland has stepped his game up appreciably with A Lovers Vow!
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CD Cover Imagine Dragons
Avid Dragons fans will rejoice, but what about the casually interested?
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Xania's Hot Spots
Download and print Xania's Club Grid
April 15 - April 21
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Videos

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  • "Every Guy You Don't Want Me To Be"
  • "She Knows Everything"
  • "Sticks & Stones"
  • 'Pawn Stars': Behind the Scenes
  • Tattooed Chefs
  • Chilaquiles
  • Felix da Housecat at Jet
  • Holly Madison vs. Lucky Leprechaun

Cocktail of the Week

Cocktail of the Week Apr 15, 2010
by Xania Woodman

Now drink this: Sweet charity

Bellagio mixologist Darren West’s award-winning Passion for Fashion cocktail shows his passion for charitable causes as well. The winner of the Don Q Rum Mix-Off last Monday at Frankie’s Tiki ...
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