In the late 1960s, Howard Hughes’ ushered in a new era — the corporate-ownership of casinos. The Mafia gradually moved out and the bean counters moved in. What a terrible trade-off it turned out to be.
Update: The Flame Steakhouse closed its doors for the final time in 2014. The replacement restaurant at the El Cortez is not recommended.
I admit, there’s a rush factor you get while waiting for your smog test results, and it’s not from the fumes.
The rush factor is even more intense if – like me — you drive an older vehicle. I have not one, but two older cars, so my rush factor is double.
I guess that sort of makes me the meth-addict of smog testing.Read More