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  • Swedish flags were waving, local Swedes dressed in yellow and blue and Governor Brian Sandoval sported the colors of the Norse country's flag. Ikea is coming!

    Swedish flags were waving, local Swedes dressed in yellow and blue and Governor Brian Sandoval sported the colors of the Norse country's flag. Ikea is coming!

  • "I never knew stripes and polka dots could look so good."

    "I never knew stripes and polka dots could look so good."

  • The Hard Rock Cafe attempted the record for Largest Drag Queen Stage Show, promoting its monthly drag-themed brunch.

    The Hard Rock Cafe attempted the record for Largest Drag Queen Stage Show, promoting its monthly drag-themed brunch.

  • Submitted by Andre Longoria.

    Submitted by Andre Longoria.

  • Translation: Be ready for another generation of frosted-tipped off-the-hookness.

    Translation: Be ready for another generation of frosted-tipped off-the-hookness.

  • “There’s not a consciousness here. ... We’re worried about Yucca Mountain but not about what goes in the streets. That can be just as toxic.”

    “There’s not a consciousness here. ... We’re worried about Yucca Mountain but not about what goes in the streets. That can be just as toxic.”

  • The 15,200-square-foot restaurant will include a massive poolside space.

    The 15,200-square-foot restaurant will include a massive poolside space.

  • The dressage champion talks Olympic memories, his love for Vegas crowds and the power of David Bowie.

    The dressage champion talks Olympic memories, his love for Vegas crowds and the power of David Bowie.

  • With their training regimens, discipline, drive and competition circuits, flair bartenders aren't just entertaining with alcohol acrobatics, they're competing in a strategic sport.

    With their training regimens, discipline, drive and competition circuits, flair bartenders aren't just entertaining with alcohol acrobatics, they're competing in a strategic sport.

  • Also, Blinking Man returns and Insert Coin(s) celebrates five years on Fremont East.

    Also, Blinking Man returns and Insert Coin(s) celebrates five years on Fremont East.

  • "Maybe the real gift of ladies’ night is that it draws us out to have actual lives, and sometimes to bring the men with us."

    "Maybe the real gift of ladies’ night is that it draws us out to have actual lives, and sometimes to bring the men with us."

  • Also, the season debut of Drai's Yacht Club and a DJ-curated emo night at the Bunkhouse.

    Also, the season debut of Drai's Yacht Club and a DJ-curated emo night at the Bunkhouse.

  • And that's just the beginning of the Gaudi Bar's innovative drinks. Winter is coming.

    And that's just the beginning of the Gaudi Bar's innovative drinks. Winter is coming.

  • The city has $145,000 set aside for the art.
  • Scan the spines, choose an album. Slide it from its sleeve, place it on the platter. Tonearm up, needle down. Side one.

    Scan the spines, choose an album. Slide it from its sleeve, place it on the platter. Tonearm up, needle down. Side one.

  • Where to score wax in the Valley.

    Where to score wax in the Valley.

  • “I love records. Everything about them: the sound, the artwork, the smell … I’ve been fascinated with how they are made since I realized that fooling with the knobs on my parents’ stereo could make the vocals or the drums disappear on Beatles or Jimi Hendrix records.”

    “I love records. Everything about them: the sound, the artwork, the smell … I’ve been fascinated with how they are made since I realized that fooling with the knobs on my parents’ stereo could make the vocals or the drums disappear on Beatles or Jimi Hendrix records.”

  • Caravels, Mercy Music and more.
  • Also, the 51s play their first home games this year with a little Tark thrown in.

    Also, the 51s play their first home games this year with a little Tark thrown in.

  • Robert Kenner's documentary rehashes talking points about scientists who put corporations above public health issues.

    Robert Kenner's documentary rehashes talking points about scientists who put corporations above public health issues.

  • Analyzing the trailers of two new movies shot at Steve’s joint.

    Analyzing the trailers of two new movies shot at Steve’s joint.

  • The future wasn’t supposed to feel like this.
  • True Story could have been an examination of the slippery nature of truth ... but it's not.

    True Story could have been an examination of the slippery nature of truth ... but it's not.

  • I caught some Grade A sets, but the festival lacked its former spark, that intangible feeling of yes.

    I caught some Grade A sets, but the festival lacked its former spark, that intangible feeling of yes.

  • Going for the full collision.
  • For all the growing discontent over the dominance of DJs at Coachella, it has hardly given up on live performance.

    For all the growing discontent over the dominance of DJs at Coachella, it has hardly given up on live performance.

  • "Choose well and live fully."
  • What else did you expect from the two most titanic members of the Wu-Tang Clan?

    What else did you expect from the two most titanic members of the Wu-Tang Clan?

  • Robert Kenner's documentary rehashes talking points about scientists who put corporations above public health issues.

    Robert Kenner's documentary rehashes talking points about scientists who put corporations above public health issues.

  • Analyzing the trailers of two new movies shot at Steve’s joint.

    Analyzing the trailers of two new movies shot at Steve’s joint.

  • True Story could have been an examination of the slippery nature of truth ... but it's not.

    True Story could have been an examination of the slippery nature of truth ... but it's not.

  • Elizabeth Blau and company move closer to fine dining while showing once again they know their audience better than anyone.

    Elizabeth Blau and company move closer to fine dining while showing once again they know their audience better than anyone.

  • Chef Rick Moonen kicks off his new gig as Weekly columnist with a trip back in time to Battista’s Hole in the Wall, Italian-style.

    Chef Rick Moonen kicks off his new gig as Weekly columnist with a trip back in time to Battista’s Hole in the Wall, Italian-style.