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18

Rob Oseland Leaves SLS for Pascal/Packer project.
Started by vespajet 27 October 2014 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by levans 29th October 1:04am

14

Resorts World - Brand New Amazing Video Flythrough
Started by Chuckmonster 23 October 2014 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by HankTheDwarf 12th October 1:48am

7

Mlife
Started by levans 22 October 2014 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by Chuckmonster 28th October 4:15pm

2

Craps on the strip
Started by mitsac 19 October 2014 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by fudgewapner 20th October 3:36pm

4

Paris Red Room vs Bally's Jubilee Luxury room?
Started by autobahngti 16 October 2014 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by andybflo 20th October 5:27pm

7

The Beauty of an Unexpected Vegas Trip
Started by fudgewapner 16 October 2014 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by fudgewapner 29th October 10:28pm

8

$50 trick technique question
Started by random512 12 October 2014 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by Malibugolfer 14th October 10:04am

5

Circo's is gone/Trip Report
Started by Skywise 9 October 2014 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by vespajet 11th October 7:42am

0

MAGIC February 17-19, 2015
Started by dustinwashere 9 October 2014 (in Las Vegas)
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0

NYC People--read this pre-vimfp....
Started by MeltYrselfDown 8 October 2014 (in Chit-Chat)
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1

Arena on Fremont Street
Started by KickedBoar591 6 October 2014 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by donnymac66 7th October 6:32am

4

A little help with off-strip properties for visit please
Started by alrelax 6 October 2014 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by TwisterII 7th October 10:43pm

3

And now this: Problems for Wynn's Boston-area property?
Started by anawas 3 October 2014 (in FeltJungle)
Last response by Blakjackkid 3rd October 12:17pm

5

Chuck, what do you think of "What's New In Baltimore?'
Started by saharalv 2 October 2014 (in Chit-Chat)
Last response by crapshappy 9th October 7:01am

4

Revel's auction result
Started by blakjak21 1 October 2014 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by blakjak21 3rd October 12:29pm

2

Sammy Setlist
Started by Misnomer 29 September 2014 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by MrEinSantaCruz 1st October 7:59pm

12

thanx for nothin
Started by guz612 24 September 2014 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by guz612 29th September 8:24pm

7

Scavenger Hunt on The Strip
Started by Mullind24 18 September 2014 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by TIavEN 3rd October 3:58pm

7

The Vegas Gang Challenge
Started by Chuckmonster 17 September 2014 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by socalduck 22nd September 11:09am

3

Followup: Blackjack on the Strip
Started by motoman 17 September 2014 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by Chance777 18th September 8:04pm

2

William Harrah Gaming Collection Up For Auction
Started by Chuckmonster 17 September 2014 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by dadice 17th September 3:16pm

10

Will Circus Circus adapt or die?
Started by levans 17 September 2014 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by notvernyip 26th September 1:36pm

3

SLS restaurants
Started by Okie21 16 September 2014 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by Okie21 18th September 11:54pm

8

Wynn wins Boston area casino license
Started by 8splitter 16 September 2014 (in FeltJungle)
Last response by Chance777 18th September 8:21pm

3

Downtown for the single guy
Started by Rudemeister 12 September 2014 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by talktobrent 13th September 3:43pm

11

DJ Tiesto to score Bellagio fountain show
Started by Skywise 12 September 2014 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by motoman 20th September 7:59pm

17

MGM Found Suitable for Atlantic City Operations - Revel?
Started by Chuckmonster 10 September 2014 (in Atlantic City)
Last response by Drake 16th September 5:44am

10

Mini Trip Report - Monte and Aria
Started by fudgewapner 9 September 2014 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by Heresiarch 18th September 11:12am

4

Atlantic City down, but NOT out
Started by anawas 8 September 2014 (in Atlantic City)
Last response by mstokes 12th September 3:35pm

6

Wynn and Sinatra's!
Started by johntree 7 September 2014 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by Heresiarch 9th September 10:22am

3

Playing in Macau?
Started by nickolay411 6 September 2014 (in Macau)
Last response by Chuckmonster 10th September 7:55pm

5

Could the Taj be next?
Started by antcomp 6 September 2014 (in Atlantic City)
Last response by anawas 8th September 11:51am

3

Vegas Return!!
Started by johntree 4 September 2014 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by johntree 5th September 11:26am

12

Dining alone in vegas
Started by Wandrag 4 September 2014 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by johntree 7th September 4:17pm

6

Dining Plans Fell Thru, Now What?
Started by PaleRider 3 September 2014 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by Toro66 6th September 9:00pm

13

How Often Do People Get Downgraded, Really?
Started by MikeE 1 September 2014 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by MikeE 8th September 9:09pm

8

Goodbye Forever, Sahara
Started by saharalv 28 August 2014 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by skyyontherocks 5th September 7:10pm

4

Good read about new casinos in urban areas as Horseshoe Baltimore opens
Started by anawas 27 August 2014 (in FeltJungle)
Last response by jammoral 31st August 1:27pm

2

Lion's Share pays out the same night SLS opens?
Started by 8splitter 24 August 2014 (in Las Vegas)
Last response by Chuckmonster 27th August 12:50pm

3

Red Signs on the Casinos?
Started by joekollar 22 August 2014 (in Atlantic City)
Last response by blakjak21 25th August 10:44am




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Recent Responses

 fudgewapner returned with:


Terrace Pointe (lobster benedict) and Country Club are good options. They'll likely pay for all the meals, so I don't...
[ on The Beauty of an Unexpected Vegas Trip ]

 levans deduced:


If they really wanted to gamble they would but I would bet anyone interested in investing is waiting to see...
[ on Rob Oseland Leaves SLS for Pascal/Packer project. ]

 Chuckmonster PMPd:


Larry, Yer drunk. -c PS great to see you at VIMFP again, even for just a split second. !!!...
[ on Mlife ]

 Chuckmonster slow played:


This theory roughly equivalent to Downtown Grand pinning their hopes on Life Is Beautiful to save it long term. ...
[ on Rob Oseland Leaves SLS for Pascal/Packer project. ]

 vespajet Nazarianed:


Those two weekends might generate enough interest in the property down the road from visitors that didn't know the place...
[ on Rob Oseland Leaves SLS for Pascal/Packer project. ]

 MattK vimfp'd:


I think they're caught in a catch-22. If you want to position yourself in Vegas's top resort tier, you can't...
[ on Rob Oseland Leaves SLS for Pascal/Packer project. ]

 Chuckmonster hypothesized:


.... for two weekends. what about the other 50?...
[ on Rob Oseland Leaves SLS for Pascal/Packer project. ]

 vespajet thumbs upped:


They're going to benefit heavily from MGM's City Of Rock being right across the street and not just because they...
[ on Rob Oseland Leaves SLS for Pascal/Packer project. ]

 vespajet ponged:


The layoffs have been overhyped, as every property opens with a larger than necessary staff and typically things balance themselves...
[ on Rob Oseland Leaves SLS for Pascal/Packer project. ]

 adztheman fired in the hole:


The question is, do George and Company want to get back in the business after losing almost total control of...
[ on Rob Oseland Leaves SLS for Pascal/Packer project. ]

 Chuckmonster napalmed:


Bold, brash, beautiful and brilliant... MattK, I treasure your comments. Thank you. A smart VT reader once said to me...
[ on Rob Oseland Leaves SLS for Pascal/Packer project. ]

 jinx73 returned with:


Since this has turned into an SLS discussion, rather then Oseland, I'll jump in and I only preface my statements...
[ on Rob Oseland Leaves SLS for Pascal/Packer project. ]

 motoman Nazarianed:


Heritage was awesome, we may be going back this Dec. Terrace Pointe was an almost-every-trip lunch/brunch stop for us no...
[ on The Beauty of an Unexpected Vegas Trip ]

 motoman Misnomerered:


... and just FYI, as others here would tell you, you will see reduced room rates when logging on to...
[ on Mlife ]

 levans Poncherello'd:


SLS is a glorious mistake. Horrible location with no hope to attract foot traffic so your customer base walks past...
[ on Rob Oseland Leaves SLS for Pascal/Packer project. ]

 MattK thumbs upped:


"SLS cuts restaurant hours, Buffet to close Sun-Thu" - opening adjustments! "SLS lays off 2% of workforce" - every new hotel...
[ on Rob Oseland Leaves SLS for Pascal/Packer project. ]

 Chuckmonster nacholy retorted:


i agree with you, but i think your time frame may be a little too large. oseland was on...
[ on Rob Oseland Leaves SLS for Pascal/Packer project. ]

 Chuckmonster ponged:


sls comps ain't going nowhere....
[ on Rob Oseland Leaves SLS for Pascal/Packer project. ]

 JeffinOKC Nazarianed:


I don't think this has anything to do with SLS, how it opened, or it's chances for the future. I...
[ on Rob Oseland Leaves SLS for Pascal/Packer project. ]

 dadice threw their hat in the ring:


They just offered me 2 free mid-week rooms, guess I better take 'em up quick....
[ on Rob Oseland Leaves SLS for Pascal/Packer project. ]

 pkluvsvegas burped:


SLS is Las Vegas' version of The Titanic. No, wait, Titanic was too nice. Costa Concordia, a cruise ship not...
[ on Rob Oseland Leaves SLS for Pascal/Packer project. ]

 Chuckmonster LOLd:


The moment Andrew announced the New Frontier project with Packer holding the billfold, I envisioned a "let's get the band...
[ on Rob Oseland Leaves SLS for Pascal/Packer project. ]

 levans was the brainchild of:


Thanks for the info. Before Aria opened up I was getting mailings even though I spent little time in MGM...
[ on Mlife ]

 fudgewapner Nazarianed:


I'll talk to the parentals about Heritage, that does sound like a good option. Any non-dining recommendations? I've been to...
[ on The Beauty of an Unexpected Vegas Trip ]

 pkluvsvegas ripposted:


Well technically you didn't enroll for MLife, you enrolled in MGM Mirage's Players Club which was the predecessor to Mlife....
[ on Mlife ]