Category Archives: Viva Las Vegas!

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The beacons are lit!

Wow. Pretty cool first Friday… I was tired after work and not even in the mood to go. I’m so glad I did. We did miss the actual burning of Lucky Lady Lucy, Las Vegas’ answer to Burning Man, but for me the ashes floating in the spotlight were nigh as cool as the big flamethrowers above the house music crowd. Click for ashy video Afterwards, I avoided the deep-fried chocolate chip cookie dough (though the Southerner in me LONGS to try that) and we…

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No C.L.U. …

Well, it’s not really Trek-related … but after my friend and I went to the .38 Special concert at Mandalay Beach, we snagged after-party passes for the I Heart Radio concert. Lady Gaga and Jay-Z were rumored to be there, but not really being a fan of either, it was mainly just fun to hang out and see the whole nightclub scene. And then THIS guy showed up! Very Tron, and way cool. We stayed out until 3 am, which is about 20 hours past…

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