Print Archives > Best in Print 2014-10-16

  • From discounts on ceremonies to matching bands, lucrative promos are being offered to LGBTQ couples wishing to wed.

    From discounts on ceremonies to matching bands, lucrative promos are being offered to LGBTQ couples wishing to wed.

  • We decided to play moderator! Feel free to take none of this seriously.

    We decided to play moderator! Feel free to take none of this seriously.

  • Millionaire Chess: What happens when the "ancient sport" moves its pieces onto the Strip?

    Millionaire Chess: What happens when the "ancient sport" moves its pieces onto the Strip?

  • Chatting with Charles Bock, Jennifer 8 Lee, Aimee Bender and Mac King.

    Chatting with Charles Bock, Jennifer 8 Lee, Aimee Bender and Mac King.

  • Steampunk wenches, brave knights and a giant roasted turkey leg.

    Steampunk wenches, brave knights and a giant roasted turkey leg.

  • How are local entities like McCarran and the health department preparing?

    How are local entities like McCarran and the health department preparing?

  • Sin City Saints arrives later this year.
  • Was it only seven years ago that Miles and I held a “commitment ceremony” in that fabulous suite at the Palms, “officiated” by a rabbi who choked up because he’d never presided over such a “wedding”?

    Was it only seven years ago that Miles and I held a “commitment ceremony” in that fabulous suite at the Palms, “officiated” by a rabbi who choked up because he’d never presided over such a “wedding”?

  • Also, an "Adult Halloween Bash" at the Sheri's Ranch brothel. Yes, brothel.

    Also, an "Adult Halloween Bash" at the Sheri's Ranch brothel. Yes, brothel.

  • You don't have to sacrifice craft for what tourists crave at the Monte Carlo watering hole.

    You don't have to sacrifice craft for what tourists crave at the Monte Carlo watering hole.

  • On his gold-plated Pioneer mixer prize:  “You could make a lot of gold chains!"

    On his gold-plated Pioneer mixer prize: “You could make a lot of gold chains!"

  • Leave it to Las Vegas nightlife to devise a way to throw pool parties in the winter.

    Leave it to Las Vegas nightlife to devise a way to throw pool parties in the winter.

  • Plus, Jason Strauss hints at new Tao Group venues.

    Plus, Jason Strauss hints at new Tao Group venues.

  • And Branford Marsalis at UNLV.
  • He got naked last time he played here. He's got an explanation.

    He got naked last time he played here. He's got an explanation.

  • A mix of local and national writers will discuss their craft, telling stories and talking on issues pertaining to literature, society and writing.

    A mix of local and national writers will discuss their craft, telling stories and talking on issues pertaining to literature, society and writing.

  • Do we really need one more book about a lunatic chopping people up and the cops who finally stop him?

    Do we really need one more book about a lunatic chopping people up and the cops who finally stop him?

  • The comic features a green-skinned Halloween witch, a black cat and an anthropomorphic owl (because he's funnier that way).

    The comic features a green-skinned Halloween witch, a black cat and an anthropomorphic owl (because he's funnier that way).

  • Geminis, realize the power of "abracadabra."

    Geminis, realize the power of "abracadabra."

  • Dan Snaith wanted to craft a big ol’ hug of a record minus the serotonin floods or hippie tropes.

    Dan Snaith wanted to craft a big ol’ hug of a record minus the serotonin floods or hippie tropes.

  • Absorbed in pieces, the fourth album from LA retro-rockers Foxygen works slightly better than it does as an 82-minute adventure, but that’s not saying much.

    Absorbed in pieces, the fourth album from LA retro-rockers Foxygen works slightly better than it does as an 82-minute adventure, but that’s not saying much.

  • Unravelling teeters between the band’s careening angst and its newfound embrace of deliberate arrangements and expanded instrumentation.

    Unravelling teeters between the band’s careening angst and its newfound embrace of deliberate arrangements and expanded instrumentation.

  • You might want to just listen to the soon-to-be-released album instead.

    You might want to just listen to the soon-to-be-released album instead.

  • That they were an opening act for Blink-182 almost seems like a crime.

    That they were an opening act for Blink-182 almost seems like a crime.

  • "Art doesn’t choose anybody. It’s for everybody."

    "Art doesn’t choose anybody. It’s for everybody."

  • The biggest complaints from fans? It's too short.

    The biggest complaints from fans? It's too short.

  • And the animation sucks, too!
  • If you liked The Full Monty, you'll love this.

    If you liked The Full Monty, you'll love this.

  • You might want to just listen to the soon-to-be-released album instead.

    You might want to just listen to the soon-to-be-released album instead.

  • And the animation sucks, too!
  • If you liked The Full Monty, you'll love this.

    If you liked The Full Monty, you'll love this.

  • With The Best of Me opening this week, we break down the many recurring themes of the films based on his novels.

    With The Best of Me opening this week, we break down the many recurring themes of the films based on his novels.

  • Having exhausted police and crime stories in LA, David Ayer tackles the unrelenting intensity of WW2 tank warfare.

    Having exhausted police and crime stories in LA, David Ayer tackles the unrelenting intensity of WW2 tank warfare.

  • This year's installment is packed with unique underground films, including plenty of horror and exploitation movies.

    This year's installment is packed with unique underground films, including plenty of horror and exploitation movies.

  • The Chicago takeover continues with this fiery new Chinese restaurant.

    The Chicago takeover continues with this fiery new Chinese restaurant.

  • There’s plenty of variety here, different styles of fried rice, bowls and sushi, along with salads and appetizers.

    There’s plenty of variety here, different styles of fried rice, bowls and sushi, along with salads and appetizers.

  • This pasta dish has a lighter touch but doesn't scale back the flavor.

    This pasta dish has a lighter touch but doesn't scale back the flavor.

  • This well-traveled chef runs the show at Planet Hollywood's PBR Rock Bar & Grill.

    This well-traveled chef runs the show at Planet Hollywood's PBR Rock Bar & Grill.