RANDOM THOUGHTS: LAS VEGAS
Las Vegas is such a customer-oriented town. Why, in this week's visit, I was walking The Strip and saw a mobile billboard proclaiming "Hot Babes Direct to You." What friendly people!
But just remember, what happens in Vegas probably isn’t legal in most states. ... Caesars Palace appears to be constructing new Roman columns in front of its Casino. I think that's a good move. Caesars is such an understated place, it needs to catch up with the rest of the city. … Vegas casinos are one of the few places where I’ve seen payphones in the age of cellular. I put in 75 cents in one to make a call and won $25. … Vegas is probably the easiest city in America where you can at once joined in holy matrimony and unjoined from your unholy cash. The two are sometimes inextricably linked. The sports books are carrying lines on who catches the bouquet at local ceremonies and the over/under on how long marriages will last. … Most of us find the reason the road less chosen is less chosen is because it’s not paved. ... Following on Prince Harry's perhaps intentional naked display at a Vegas party, the British royal family is condemning the publication of topless photos of Kate, wife of Prince William, taken without her knowledge. It has triggered the proposal for a new reality show, "Royals Gone Wild." ... Singer Justin Bieber has been accused of slugging a photographer in the face, not the first physical altercation he's had with paparazzi. Models for Bieber bobblehead dolls now include a new edition - the attack Bieber. It sings smoothly and throws a mean left jab. It not only bobbles, it bobs and weaves. His naming as spokesperson for "National Anger Management Day" has been withdrawn. Last modified on Sunday, 16 June 2013