… at the Flamingo Las Vegas pool area, last Saturday. One is a beach ball and the other two belong to Absinthe headliner Angel Porrino. Thank you, Caesars Entertainment, for giving me nightmares. My wife thinks the bikini top is a size too small. I say it’s the implants that should have been taken down a notch.
High-speed rail. It looks more and more like a chimera for Las Vegas. And, as The Economist points out, the Obama administration’s notion of “high-speed rail” is another of its half-a-loaf policy nostrums (passenger trains jostling for space on existing freight lines). However, a proposed Gulf Coast high-speed line connecting Mobile with Houston could be a boon to the casino industry, given its potential proximity to the Biloxi, Gulfport, Bay St. Louis, New Orleans and Lake Charles markets. Bring that on!