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Emily Gimmel hangs out with Carrot Top before a weeknight performance at the Luxor.

Honoree Robin Leach speaks during the 19th annual Nevada Broadcasters Hall of Fame gala Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014, at the Four Seasons Las Vegas.
Robin Leach’s ALS ice-bucket challenge substitutes water with champagne
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Wednesday, September 10, 2014
Set designer and Emmy winner Andy Walmsley took on the role of secret agent James Bond for his desert-produced ice-bucket challenge and then called on Strip entertainers singer-musician Chris Phillips of Zowie Bowie and hypnotist Anthony Cools to do better.
Luxor headliner comedian Carrot Top arrives for the world premiere of “Runner, Runner”  at Planet Hollywood on Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013.
Q+A: Carrot Top celebrates eighth anniversary at Luxor and looks to the future
Monday, November 4, 2013
Carrot Top remembers that his prop comedy began when he was just 20 and stole a Neighborhood Crime Watch sign. The sign worked so well onstage that he kept adding and adding and adding.
Carrot Top and Holly Madison at "CSI: The Experience's" second anniversary at MGM Grand on Nov. 3, 2011.
Photos: Carrot Top, Holly Madison celebrate ‘CSI’ anniversary at MGM
Friday, November 4, 2011
In honor of the anniversary, “CSI: The Experience” is donating $1 of each ticket sold to Madison’s charity of choice, The Lili Claire Foundation, and ...
Carrot Top, with fellow Luxor headliner Criss Angel, celebrates his fifth anniversary at the Luxor on Dec. 20, 2010.
Photos: Carrot Top celebrates a triumphant five years at the Luxor
Tuesday, December 21, 2010
“I never thought it would last this long,” said an ecstatic Carrot Top last night at his private VIP party celebrating his fifth anniversary headlining ...
Carrot Top, Sisqo and the Fantasy Girls at the Luxor.
Carrot Top celebrates fifth anniversary at the Luxor tonight
Monday, December 20, 2010
For five years, outrageous comic Carrot Top has dazzled audiences with his crazy zany props, and audiences have always left asking if there’s ...
"The Girls Next Door" reality television star Holly Madison was among those who walked the red carpet  at the CineVegas film festival's premiere of "Saint John of Las Vegas" Wednesday night at Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas.
Stars align for CineVegas
FILM FESTIVAL: Dennis Hopper, Jon Voight, Willem Dafoe, Sam Rockwell among those expected
Thursday, June 11, 2009
While the celebrities might not be exactly lining up for this year’s CineVegas film festival, Las Vegas’ miniature version of Sundance is attracting a decent number of stars both big and small.
Carrot Top impersonates Michael Jackson at the Atrium Theatre in the Luxor. Carrot Top's comedy may be (intentionally) dumb, but it's not stupid. His act has a transgenerational appeal and it's impressively up to the minute.
Carrot Top: Anything for a laugh, and his frenetic formula works
REVIEW: He can be juvenile, yes, but also smart and topical
Monday, February 2, 2009
Bratty, juvenile, sophomoric — and oddly lovable — Carrot Top’s got you even before you can get used to that face, with more jokes compressed into the first five minutes than most other comics could hope to find in a whole set.
Leno to Luxor: A day in the life of Carrot Top
Robin Leach: Luxe Life:
Tuesday, August 19, 2008
Hey, it’s your old buddy, Carrot Top, the Understudy, filling in for my good friend Robin Leach for his Luxe Life column. I wish I could get someone to do my job so I could go away for a week or two.
The contemplation: What is the meaning of Carrot Top?
An inquiry into the weird, muscle-bound complexities of our most unusual comedian
Thursday, November 15, 2007
Conventional wisdom says that there are dozens, maybe hundreds, possibly thousands of comics who are funnier than Carrot Top. Presumably, they think they’re the ones who should be selling out a 350-seat theater at the Luxor 240 nights a year, earning millions and entertaining Howard Stern’s listeners with tales of irrigating the professionally aroused faces of Moonlight Bunny Ranch whores with their frothy, creatine-flavored carrot juice. But they’re not. They’re doing Tuesday night sets at their local comedy traffic school and begging Dane Cook to give them a MySpace add. Meanwhile, Carrot Top is laughing—and flexing his realistic action-figure biceps—all ...
Give him props: Carrot Top still delivers
Monday, January 16, 2006
What: Carrot Top When: 8 p.m. Sundays, Mondays and Wednesdays through Fridays, 7 p.m. and 9 p.m. Saturdays. Dark Tuesdays. Where: The Luxor's Atrium Showroom Rating (out of five stars): 4.5 stars
Orange Appeal
Friday, April 8, 2005
WEEKEND EDITION
That wacky Carrot guy starts a two-week run at the MGM Grand
Friday, April 4, 1997
No, wait, now we've got it. Lettuce now praise Carrot Top, the punk with the trunk full of comedy whatsits and laugh-riot whatnots, the walking bad red-hair day. He's brought his "Awesome Live" tour to the MGM Grand's Hollywood Theatre.

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