Monday, November 29, 2010

Las Vegas Car Show

Never knew what boredom was until I went to the car show to stare at new cars. But I'm in the minority - the place was packed with excited people.

Friday, November 26, 2010

Naked City: Weddings, Lawyers And Motels

Naked City, LV Boulevard north of Sahara, is full of wedding chapels, lawyers (one leads to the other) and small motels and Elvis comes to work every day.

Monday, November 22, 2010

Las Vegas High School

Vegas has a high school and such a beautiful one? Who knew?

Friday, November 19, 2010

Neon Boneyard

The Boneyard is squished in the back of a Seigel Suites parking lot near Downtown, but is expanding - the old La Concha motel lobby will be the new entrance.

Wednesday, November 17, 2010

Neon Boneyard - Where The Old Signs Go

The Neon Boneyard is sadder than a real cemetery - people will croak, buildings can keep going for centuries. The giant "E" is from the Frontier, next to the Moulin Rouge sign. And why did they destroy the Stardust just to replace it with a gaping hole?

Monday, November 15, 2010

Scrapheap Of Neon

The Neon Boneyard is the most interesting museum in Vegas. They only do guided tours and you have to book at least a week in advance.

Friday, November 12, 2010

WSOP Ends In November

Jonathan Duhamel won the Main Event and almost $9 million (seen here with Jack Effel, Tournament Director); Eric Seidel and Dan Harrington (in green hat) were inducted into the Poker Hall Of Fame.

Monday, November 8, 2010

Las Vegas U.S. Courthouse

Downtown is looking very pretty - that courthouse roof looks made for instant hangings.

Friday, November 5, 2010

Halloween Parade In Vegas

All very joyous, even the politician running for something.

Monday, November 1, 2010

Fun On Halloween

Everyone has fun on Halloween - the dog came as Hannibal Lecter.