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  • "And right about now, the idea that casinos equal employment is in question in a way it hasn’t been for decades."

    "And right about now, the idea that casinos equal employment is in question in a way it hasn’t been for decades."

  • We're big fans of howtonotbeadouchein.vegas.

    We're big fans of howtonotbeadouchein.vegas.

  • In memoriam of the Quad's card slinging performers.

    In memoriam of the Quad's card slinging performers.

  • "Comedy is to make everybody laugh at everything and deal with things, you idiot,” Joan Rivers once said.

    "Comedy is to make everybody laugh at everything and deal with things, you idiot,” Joan Rivers once said.

  • Funyuns, sixers and kale chips. Oh my!
  • Gov. Brian Sandoval declared a state of emergency in flood-damaged Moapa.

    Gov. Brian Sandoval declared a state of emergency in flood-damaged Moapa.

  • Submitted by Shae Nash.

    Submitted by Shae Nash.

  • The hotel closed its doors for good over Labor Day Weekend.

    The hotel closed its doors for good over Labor Day Weekend.

  • “You can see orange screens everywhere ... Nine times out of 10, they're on their phone."

    “You can see orange screens everywhere ... Nine times out of 10, they're on their phone."

  • The Emmy-nominated actress discusses projects outside OITNB, her go-to cocktail and how Jubilee is a "kiki."

    The Emmy-nominated actress discusses projects outside OITNB, her go-to cocktail and how Jubilee is a "kiki."

  • Our hometown beatmeisters on the availability of gigs and competition, freedom of programming and the perks of being a Vegas DJ.

    Our hometown beatmeisters on the availability of gigs and competition, freedom of programming and the perks of being a Vegas DJ.

  • From the insanely expensive to the totally lowbrow, must-have nightlife moments.

    From the insanely expensive to the totally lowbrow, must-have nightlife moments.

  • Are they faking it? Be on the lookout for these dead giveaways.

    Are they faking it? Be on the lookout for these dead giveaways.

  • Tired of tourist-filled discotheques and Downtown drinkeries? Sometimes revelry and nighttime hobnobbing happen where you'd least expect it, thanks to these venues and party producers.

    Tired of tourist-filled discotheques and Downtown drinkeries? Sometimes revelry and nighttime hobnobbing happen where you'd least expect it, thanks to these venues and party producers.

  • "There were always afterparties, most of them in the Playboy penthouse suite. I would finish my set at 4 a.m. and there was nowhere else to go ... "

    "There were always afterparties, most of them in the Playboy penthouse suite. I would finish my set at 4 a.m. and there was nowhere else to go ... "

  • He recently left his longtime home at XS to become a headliner at Drai’s new Cromwell nightclub/dayclub.

    He recently left his longtime home at XS to become a headliner at Drai’s new Cromwell nightclub/dayclub.

  • As temporary tattoos go, Las Vegas club stamps tell some stories.

    As temporary tattoos go, Las Vegas club stamps tell some stories.

  • We anonymously canvassed the club corridor for a party night involving four people, a basic table and Grey Goose.

    We anonymously canvassed the club corridor for a party night involving four people, a basic table and Grey Goose.

  • Mondays are for margaritas.
  • Party with the pint-sized pop star, groove to the Brit beatmeister's beats and catch the Orange Is the New Black actress "showing off" her "assets" at a grand opening party.

    Party with the pint-sized pop star, groove to the Brit beatmeister's beats and catch the Orange Is the New Black actress "showing off" her "assets" at a grand opening party.

  • This weekend's fest features more than 200 beers from 60-plus breweries.

    This weekend's fest features more than 200 beers from 60-plus breweries.

  • Checking in with the enduring Town Square cocktail bar.

    Checking in with the enduring Town Square cocktail bar.

  • Also, notable bookings at Life at SLS including Claude VonStroke and Green Velvet.

    Also, notable bookings at Life at SLS including Claude VonStroke and Green Velvet.

  • Nevada Ballet Theatre kicks off its season in with Act 1 of Shakespeare’s carnivalesque classic Midsummer Night's Dream.

    Nevada Ballet Theatre kicks off its season in with Act 1 of Shakespeare’s carnivalesque classic Midsummer Night's Dream.

  • Taurus, make adjustments in your flow.

    Taurus, make adjustments in your flow.

  • Can we all just admit that YA-based entertainment is really getting old?

    Can we all just admit that YA-based entertainment is really getting old?

  • It's an incredibly awkward mix of horror and comedy.

    It's an incredibly awkward mix of horror and comedy.

  • U2 perversely takes musical cues from acts it has famously influenced—Coldplay, The Killers and Arcade Fire.

    U2 perversely takes musical cues from acts it has famously influenced—Coldplay, The Killers and Arcade Fire.

  • The six sculptures on exhibit flip from playful to poignant so subtly, it’s difficult to find the exact moment when the heart thumps.

    The six sculptures on exhibit flip from playful to poignant so subtly, it’s difficult to find the exact moment when the heart thumps.

  • The show felt like a defining moment for our music scene, and the band played like it knew that.

    The show felt like a defining moment for our music scene, and the band played like it knew that.

  • Justin Favela's cross-cultural social study of sorts that welcomes everyone to play along.

    Justin Favela's cross-cultural social study of sorts that welcomes everyone to play along.

  • Frontman Ketch Secor offered some genuine Silver State knowledge. Hash House a Go Go!

    Frontman Ketch Secor offered some genuine Silver State knowledge. Hash House a Go Go!

  • Jethro Tull invented the seed drill back in the 19th century, and Ian Anderson wasn't aware of that when his band was named.

    Jethro Tull invented the seed drill back in the 19th century, and Ian Anderson wasn't aware of that when his band was named.

  • Kitze + The CPUs' tech-heavy show includes projection-mapped visuals, drum pads—and a joystick.

    Kitze + The CPUs' tech-heavy show includes projection-mapped visuals, drum pads—and a joystick.

  • The dramatic comedy stars Jason Bateman, Tina Fey and Jane Fonda.

    The dramatic comedy stars Jason Bateman, Tina Fey and Jane Fonda.

  • The band has reached its end—but the future is bright for its members.

    The band has reached its end—but the future is bright for its members.

  • Director Ned Benson edited two of his previous movies to achieve Them, which presents a normal narrative of the story presented in the first two films.

    Director Ned Benson edited two of his previous movies to achieve Them, which presents a normal narrative of the story presented in the first two films.

  •  “Deep down I feel like I have this hippie kind of spirit.”

    “Deep down I feel like I have this hippie kind of spirit.”

  • Can we all just admit that YA-based entertainment is really getting old?

    Can we all just admit that YA-based entertainment is really getting old?

  • It's an incredibly awkward mix of horror and comedy.

    It's an incredibly awkward mix of horror and comedy.

  • The dramatic comedy stars Jason Bateman, Tina Fey and Jane Fonda.

    The dramatic comedy stars Jason Bateman, Tina Fey and Jane Fonda.

  • Director Ned Benson edited two of his previous movies to achieve Them, which presents a normal narrative of the story presented in the first two films.

    Director Ned Benson edited two of his previous movies to achieve Them, which presents a normal narrative of the story presented in the first two films.

  • "It’s more engaged with meaningful issues than the other “modern” sitcom that airs right before it."

    "It’s more engaged with meaningful issues than the other “modern” sitcom that airs right before it."

  • The Liam Neeson film is quiet, unpretentious and ultimately pretty effective.

    The Liam Neeson film is quiet, unpretentious and ultimately pretty effective.

  • Do we really need a Batman-focused police procedural?

    Do we really need a Batman-focused police procedural?

  • This menu is interesting and affordable, worth a visit even if the cuisine can be a bit confusing.

    This menu is interesting and affordable, worth a visit even if the cuisine can be a bit confusing.

  • It’s simplicity that ties everything together within this traditional Cuban sandwich.

    It’s simplicity that ties everything together within this traditional Cuban sandwich.

  • "It wasn’t just a culinary event. The chefs really got caught up in it, all the elements involved and the sense of place and history in Downtown Las Vegas.”

    "It wasn’t just a culinary event. The chefs really got caught up in it, all the elements involved and the sense of place and history in Downtown Las Vegas.”

  • Also, there's a new farmers' market in town ... at Sam's Town.

    Also, there's a new farmers' market in town ... at Sam's Town.