Saturday, June 10, 2023

E-444: Apropos

 Random Vegas

There is enough concrete in the CityCenter complex to build a 4 foot sidewalk from Las Vegas to New York and back (

Twitpic of the week

Say what you will about Stratosphere but its undeniably a landmark in the Vegas skyline, captured in stunning fashion by @MaverickHeli.  Even just as a silhouette its instantly recognizable.  Anytime I lose my bearings I just look to the Stratosphere to reorient myself.  Some say the property broke Bob Stupak but Bob would tell you it was his dream to build it and that goal was accomplished, even if it did cost him his stake in the company.  While its debated if Stratosphere is located on or off strip what isn’t challenged is its status as an icon.