Friday, Feb. 13, 2009 | 6:54 p.m.
The economic slump has Las Vegas casinos blitzing the Internet with offers that include free rooms, half-price show tickets and airplane vouchers for future trips.
The Excalibur is filling a new niche, so to speak, for the gluttonous crowd.
The budget property is offering unlimited, all-day access to its buffet for $25. One can only imagine how much damage can be done to a roast or pasta platter in 24 hours.
Like many surprising hotel bargains these days, it's something of a social experiment. Or maybe a Pavlovian one.
The offer is available to customers who offer an e-mail address when they sign up for a MGM Mirage player card.