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October 30, 2014

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Photo: Google executive Alan Eustache parachutes to Earth
Strip Scribbles: Voyage to the edge of space; Grand Canyon bucket-list trip; ‘Ink Master’
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
Las Vegas:
Days ago, courageous Internet executive Alan Eustache, who works for Google, made a record-breaking 135,908-foot dive from the edge of space over New Mexico. It made headlines around the world.
Photo: Kim Kardashian, second from left, celebrates her 3
Celebrity preview: Kim Kardashian, Brody Jenner, Steve Aoki, Joe Jonas, Jimmy Buffett, LIB
Friday, October 24, 2014
Las Vegas:
Weekend highlights include Kanye’s wife, Kim Kardashian West, who celebrates her birthday at Tao. There’s Five Finger Death Punch at the Joint and another NBA preseason game, this one between the L.A. Lakers and Sacramento Kings at MGM Grand.
Photo: The grand opening of Eric Jordan Youngs Shakin  in
Four new shows in only 48 hours on the Las Vegas Strip, downtown
Thursday, October 23, 2014
Theater:
I was emotionally moved and drained by the heart-wrenching play “Henri” at the Smith Center that dealt with elderly patients battling dementia. The production by former Clark County Commissioner Rory Reid’s daughter Ryan Elisabeth Reid stars actor James Williams.
Photo: The Zac Brown Band performs Night 1 of a two-eveni
Celebrity preview: Zac Brown Band, Ne-Yo, Khalifa, Hagar, CP3, Buffett, Rucker, Marbles
Friday, October 17, 2014
Las Vegas:
To say it’s a blockbuster weekend is an understatement. You really need 144 hours to enjoy everything rather than jamming it all into 72 hours. Fighting words don’t even begin to describe all the rivalries in the Entertainment Capital of the World.
Photo: Matt Markman is recording an album this weekand yo
Local comic Matt Markman records an album at the club where he got his start
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
He used getting up on stage to help overcome his social anxiety.
Photo: Miss Teen USA Cassidy Wolf, Britney Spears and Mis
Strip Scribbles: Britney Spears; ‘Georgia’; nightclub closing; nightclub opening
Tuesday, October 14, 2014
Las Vegas:
It’s proof that superstar power is a necessary component of a Las Vegas hotel’s success story. In this case, it’s Britney Spears, who helped turn around the fortunes of Planet Hollywood despite critics.
Photo: R.J. Mitte and Claire Sinclair at the Stratosphere
Strip Scribbles: Claire Sinclair strips; Sabina Kelley + Travis Barker; Soul Train Awards
Monday, October 13, 2014
Las Vegas:
“Pin Up” at the Stratosphere star Claire Sinclair shows nearly everything posing in the buff for Scott Santodonato’s photo interview layout in the new Strip LV magazine.
Photo: Enrique Iglesias performs at Mandalay Bay Events C
Celebrity preview: Enrique Iglesias, Pitbull, Train, Blink-182, Michael Buble, Red Bull Air Race
Friday, October 10, 2014
Las Vegas:
The high-speed Las Vegas adrenaline action this weekend is with the death-defying pilots skimming the skies at 230 mph just 80 feet above ground at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. It’s the final U.S. stop of the eight global rounds of the Red Bull Air Race World Championship.
Photo: Chrissy Teigen and John Legend arrive at the 2014
John Legend + Chrissy Teigen, Jon Bon Jovi, Chippendales, L.A. Kings, L.A. Clippers
Thursday, October 9, 2014
Star Surveillance:
Singer John Legend and his supermodel wife Chrissy Teigen enjoyed brunch at Mercadito in Red Rock Resort. Rocker Jon Bon Jovi had lunch at Wolfgang Puck’s Pizzeria & Cucina in Crystals.
Photo: Grand marshal and Caesars Palace headliner Shania
Strip Scribbles: Shania, Oprah, Veronic, Kerry Simon, ‘Ink Master,’ Booze District
Wednesday, October 8, 2014
Las Vegas:
Oprah Winfrey’s TV network cameras will be here Friday at Caesars Palace filming segments with singing superstar Shania Twain, Caesars President Gary Selesner and yours truly. Shania returns tonight to the Colosseum.
Photo: Marty Allen and Regis Philbin.
Comedy legend Marty Allen, 92, releases official biography ‘Hello Dere’
Tuesday, October 7, 2014
Entertainment:
Veteran comedy star Marty Allen has finally penned his official illustrated biography covering his amazing 70 years in showbiz. And at age 92, he’s still going strong with appearances here in his hometown.
Photo: Tom Green and Criss Angel arrive at the 2014 Billb
Strip Scribbles: Criss Angel, Miss USA Nia Sanchez and Route 91 Harvest
Tuesday, October 7, 2014
Las Vegas:
It was supposed to be a quiet and anonymous donation, but whispers slipped out that “Believe” at the Luxor headliner magician Criss Angel donated $25,000 to kids with cancer.
Photo: Lisa Lampanelli headlines Lipshtick on Friday, Oct
Lisa Lampanelli, 100 pounds lighter, is a one-woman wrecking machine
Monday, October 6, 2014
Comedy:
She’s a one-woman wrecking machine who could easily prove President Barack Obama’s secret weapon against ISIS terrorists. Confronted by her sharp tongue, they’d simply run high speed back to their caves.
Photo: Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert arrive at the 47
Celebrity preview: Aldean, Shelton + Lambert, Bentley, Gilbert, The Band Perry, LuckyRice, Lampanelli, Sykes
Friday, October 3, 2014
Las Vegas:
Stetsons, spurs and cowboy boots will be the fashion on the Strip this weekend as the inaugural Route 91 Harvest Country Music Festival turns Las Vegas into Nashville when Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert are joined by Jason Aldean, Dierks Bentley and Dwight Yoakam.
Photo: Loni Love
Get a Little Love
Friday, October 3, 2014
Loni Love latest female comedian in The Venetian's Lipshtick series
Comedian Loni Love keeps it real with her lighthearted lessons on love and laughter.

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