Print Archives > Best in Print 2014-07-10

  • "That’s the part I probably will miss the most: being at the center of the flame for a red-hot genre."

    "That’s the part I probably will miss the most: being at the center of the flame for a red-hot genre."

  • Seriously, the 2 next to the 5? This is Las Vegas!

    Seriously, the 2 next to the 5? This is Las Vegas!

  • They're wingmen. Conversation starters. Reasons to keep it classy and call it an early night.

    They're wingmen. Conversation starters. Reasons to keep it classy and call it an early night.

  • With the news of the Quad's impending name change, we take a look back at some other ideas with brief shelf lives.

    With the news of the Quad's impending name change, we take a look back at some other ideas with brief shelf lives.

  • And about that photo? We prefer the earlier Donny, the one in a leisure suit playing a piano in the path of an oncoming locomotive.

    And about that photo? We prefer the earlier Donny, the one in a leisure suit playing a piano in the path of an oncoming locomotive.

  • We can't watch the show, but we can all eat the Jamminator.

    We can't watch the show, but we can all eat the Jamminator.

  • Find out where to next catch the local competitive eater in action.

    Find out where to next catch the local competitive eater in action.

  • An infestation from 2000-2008 affected at least 12 million acres in Nevada.

    An infestation from 2000-2008 affected at least 12 million acres in Nevada.

  • Also, the World's Largest Bachelorette Party.

    Also, the World's Largest Bachelorette Party.

  • The personal playlists of local nightlife staff.

    The personal playlists of local nightlife staff.

  • Also, EDC 2014's economic impact.
  • The space encourages students to build a foundation upon the fundamentals of traditional DJing, like beatmatching and spinning vinyl.

    The space encourages students to build a foundation upon the fundamentals of traditional DJing, like beatmatching and spinning vinyl.

  • All hail the Queen Lady Hot Mess!
  • Considering Las Vegas' sexy Sin City image, how provocative can performance be on Las Vegas Boulevard?

    Considering Las Vegas' sexy Sin City image, how provocative can performance be on Las Vegas Boulevard?

  • As great nights with old friends tend to, it flew by, leaving the audience buzzing but also a bit bummed.

    As great nights with old friends tend to, it flew by, leaving the audience buzzing but also a bit bummed.

  • The Reynolds Foundation could provide SST with a $500,000 matching grant, a $1 million windfall that would go toward repairing facilities.

    The Reynolds Foundation could provide SST with a $500,000 matching grant, a $1 million windfall that would go toward repairing facilities.

  • Huddleston will join Same Sex Mary in August to record an upcoming 10-song LP, but the band will tour with a new guitarist.

    Huddleston will join Same Sex Mary in August to record an upcoming 10-song LP, but the band will tour with a new guitarist.

  • Cuban artist spent six months in prison after protesting censorship by the government.

    Cuban artist spent six months in prison after protesting censorship by the government.

  • It was the only Kinks concert in Las Vegas history.
  • And its vampire apocalypse is never really convincing.

    And its vampire apocalypse is never really convincing.

  • Two different programs are coming to town, including the resurrected Classic Festival.

    Two different programs are coming to town, including the resurrected Classic Festival.

  • He doesn't relate to modern hip-hop.

    He doesn't relate to modern hip-hop.

  • And a local band celebrates the release of a new CD.
  • Roadrunners delivers a barbed commentary on the soulless public sculpture currently decorating Valley roadways.

    Roadrunners delivers a barbed commentary on the soulless public sculpture currently decorating Valley roadways.

  • Even when Haggis seems to acknowledge that he actually has nothing to say, he does so in the most obnoxious, smug way he can.

    Even when Haggis seems to acknowledge that he actually has nothing to say, he does so in the most obnoxious, smug way he can.

  • Impressive ape-versus-human action.
  • And that incredible Chuck Liddell foam costume in the crowd.

    And that incredible Chuck Liddell foam costume in the crowd.

  • You now have more power than you can imagine to initiate long-term growth, Cancer.

    You now have more power than you can imagine to initiate long-term growth, Cancer.

  • And its vampire apocalypse is never really convincing.

    And its vampire apocalypse is never really convincing.

  • Two different programs are coming to town, including the resurrected Classic Festival.

    Two different programs are coming to town, including the resurrected Classic Festival.

  • Even when Haggis seems to acknowledge that he actually has nothing to say, he does so in the most obnoxious, smug way he can.

    Even when Haggis seems to acknowledge that he actually has nothing to say, he does so in the most obnoxious, smug way he can.

  • Impressive ape-versus-human action.
  • Giada’s menu reflects the dueling desires to accommodate all while staying true to how she likes to cook and eat.

    Giada’s menu reflects the dueling desires to accommodate all while staying true to how she likes to cook and eat.

  • Wynn's fish palace celebrates species that pack lots of flavor but aren’t as overfished as their household-name counterparts.

    Wynn's fish palace celebrates species that pack lots of flavor but aren’t as overfished as their household-name counterparts.

  • "Average is not good enough. Getting up there means you need to take risks, and part of that is being unique."

    "Average is not good enough. Getting up there means you need to take risks, and part of that is being unique."