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October 23, 2014

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Celebrity Sightings

Agassi Serves an Ace

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Andre Agassi Foundation for Education red carpet.

Eric Trump hosts a party at Trump International Hotel and Tower on Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014, in Las Vegas.
Eric Trump talks Atlantic City, ‘Apprentice,’ return of pageants to Las Vegas
Real Estate:
Thursday, October 23, 2014
“What did Las Vegas do that Atlantic City didn’t? You built the best restaurants, you built the best shows, you have Red Rock Canyon, you have an unbelievable airport and the best convention facilities in the world.”
The Amazing Johnathan at "ENTSpeaks" in Inspire Theater on Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, in downtown Las Vegas.
The Amazing Johnathan stuns ‘ENTSpeaks’ audience: ‘I have a year to live’
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
The Amazing Johnathan is the last in line on this night after a series of five speakers at Inspire Theater on Fremont East in downtown Las Vegas. “The greatest time of my life was spent here. I made millions of dollars, I have two beautiful houses, and everything came crashing …”
Kerry Simon and Bill Murray attend the Simon Says Fight MSA benefit at Keep Memory Alive event center Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014, in downtown Las Vegas.
Strip Scribbles: Jimmy Kimmel, Kerry Simon, Cleen Rock One on ‘Ink Master’
Las Vegas:
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Bill Murray and Kerry Simon have remained firm friends over the years, and the actor turned up for a fundraiser organized for Kerry at our Keep Memory Alive events center at the Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health.
Bushwacker at South Point on Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, in Las Vegas.
2014 PBR World Finals: Parties galore and Bushwacker set to retire
South Point:
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Cowboy riders have long regarded 8-year-old bull Bushwacker as the meanest, ugliest, fiercest and rankest of them all. He retires finally after this week’s BFTS PBR World Finals.
Jennifer Lopez performs at Mandalay Bay Events Center on Saturday, Aug. 18, 2012.
Will it be Jennifer Lopez vs. Britney Spears on the Strip?
Music:
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
The rumor mill in Hollywood is in overdrive with Wicked Whispers & Racy Rumors that “Booty” pop diva Jennifer Lopez is about to sign a mini-residency for 72 shows in Axis at Planet Hollywood, home of Britney Spears’ “Britney: Piece of Me.”
The Killers, with frontman Brandon Flowers, close out Day 2 of Life Is Beautiful on Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, in downtown Las Vegas.
Sticker shock: Life Is Beautiful’s $249 festival and $40 parking passes
Downtown Las Vegas:
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Is the $40 parking fee that Life Is Beautiful festival organizers are charging to visit the cordoned-off downtown area outrageously high? Is it a steep price that is best described as gouging?
Jenna Marbles and Robin Leach at the Season 4 opening of Ghostbar Dayclub on Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, at the Palms.
YouTube darling Jenna Marbles opens Season 4 of Ghostbar Dayclub
Dayclubs:
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Shame on me for having never heard of Jenna Marbles! Also debuting for the season over the weekend: Lavo Party Brunch at Palazzo and XIV Vegas Sessions with its Resurrection soiree at Hyde Bellagio.
Eric Trump hosts a party at Trump International Hotel and Tower on Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014, in Las Vegas.
Eric Trump: ‘We’ve had so much good luck. We’re buying everything around the world’
Real Estate:
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
I’ve known Eric Trump since he was a youngster, and he’s grown up as a duplicate of The Donald following in his father’s famous footsteps. They sound alike and talk alike.
The International Model Search pageant at Hakkasan on Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, in MGM Grand Las Vegas.
International Model Search winner Angela Byrd has lived in L.V. for one month
MGM Grand:
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
“It was my first time in a national pageant, so you can imagine my disbelief,” Angela told me moments after being crowned at Hakkasan in MGM Grand. She walked away with a $25,000 check, modeling agent and photography bookings.
Jeanette Salaiz, left, and Tracy Clark listen to the band Pop Evil during the New Years Eve party at the Fremont Street Experience Monday, Dec. 31, 2012.
Rock strikes 12 at Fremont Street with a dozen tribute bands lined up for NYE
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
Freddie Mercury would have loved Fremont Street on New Year’s Eve. ...
Joe Jonas at Foxtail on Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, in SLS Las Vegas.
Joe Jonas makes his DJ debut at Foxtail in SLS Las Vegas
Music:
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
Twenty-five-year-old musician and actor Joe Jonas, minus brothers Nick Jonas and Kevin Jonas, remixed a variety of Top 40 tracks as he kept the party going into the early hours of the morning.
Cleen Rock One of Las Vegas works on a human canvass in Season 5 of “Ink Master” on Spike TV.
Strip Scribbles: ‘Ink Master,’ Oasis at Gold Spike, Border Grill at Forum Shops
Las Vegas:
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
Tonight on the top-rated Spike show, Cleen Rock One gets three hours to use a large number of needles and blades to “scratch” lines on a walrus penis bone for a scrimshaw design before taking on the American Traditional design elimination challenge.
Cast members Thelma Thomas and James Williams are shown during a performance of "Henri" at Troesh Studio Theater on Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, in the Smith Center for the Performing Arts.
‘Henri’ plays a powerful melody at the Smith Center
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
Henri plays the piano, but he is not really a pianist. He used to be. But today he runs his hands across a dining table at an assisted-living facility. ...
Melody, Emma and Jeff Leibow arrive at “The NF Hope Concert” on Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, at the Venetian.
Strip entertainers lend talent, support to ‘NF Hope Concert’ at Venetian
Music:
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
Led by “Jersey Boys” star Jeff Leibow, the show included Veronic, Clint Holmes, Jasmine Trias, Ben Stone, Kristen Hertzenberg, Jeff Timmons, Marc Savard and “Jersey Boys,” “Million Dollar Quartet” and “Rock of Ages” cast members.
Elton John’s “The Million Dollar Piano” at the Colosseum on Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2011, in Caesars Palace.
Elton John extends residency at Caesars Palace through 2017
Music:
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
The new, three-year run of shows at the Colosseum starts Jan. 16, and tickets for performances from Jan. 16-24, March 18-31 and April 3-14 go on sale Sunday.
Top professional bull riders Guilherme Marchi, Mike Lee, J.B. Mauney, Joao Ricardo Vieira, Fabiano Vieira and Silvano Alves stand with showgirls and the 2014 PBR Championship Trophy at the Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas sign Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014. The world’s top bull riders and the fiercest bucking bulls in the business return to UNLV’s Thomas & Mack Center for the 21st consecutive year from Oct. 22-26 for the world’s richest bull riding event.
Five days of thrilling PBR battles in richest bull-riding event on Earth
The Thomas & Mack:
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
Thousands of rodeo fans in Stetsons and silver-spur boots will be on and off the Strip to cheer on the competitors. Professional Bull Riders continues as “America’s fastest-growing sport” with CBS Sports providing daily coverage.
Bobby Flay celebrates 10 years of his Mesa Grill on Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014, in Caesars Palace.
Bobby Flay talks 10th anniversary of Mesa Grill, Las Vegas dining scene
Caesars Palace:
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
“I’m extremely proud of what we’ve accomplished these past 10 years at Caesars Palace,” said Bobby. “Mesa Grill has become not only a stage for me to showcase my love for the Southwest but has become an integral part of Las Vegas.”
Sabina Kelley guest stars in "Limelight" on Friday, Oct. 17, 2014, in the Plaza.
Sabina Kelley’s debut pin-up calendar is hot, hot, hot
Adult:
Monday, October 20, 2014
You get to see all her tattoos, especially on the April page that displays her amazing full back drawings and June that displays the full arm sleeves. For September, the blonde beauty is totally naked but with modesty intact!
Santa Claus, Jace Crispin of Chippendales at the Rio, Mayor Carolyn Goodman and Gavin McHale of Chippendales attend the 2013 Great Santa Run on Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013, in downtown Las Vegas.
Mayor Carolyn Goodman vs. Robin Leach at downtown’s Slotzilla zip line?
Great Santa Run:
Monday, October 20, 2014
If she takes me up on the challenge, it will be to start the 10th Annual Las Vegas Great Santa Run on Saturday, Dec. 6, which serves as one of the big fundraisers of the year for our beloved charity Opportunity Village.
Felice Garcia performs during Mark Shunock’s “Mondays Dark,” benefiting Nevada SPCA, at Vinyl on Monday, Jan. 20, 2014, in the Hard Rock Hotel.
Strip Scribbles: Ri Ra record; Felice Garcia album; Bobby Flay; Chef Artist Dinner Series; EDC
Las Vegas:
Monday, October 20, 2014
Pending final review by Guinness World Record accountants, Ri Ra Irish Pub hosted nonstop live music with no more than 25-second breaks between songs and five-minute breaks between sets for nearly 16 days ending at 1:10 a.m. Friday.
"Absinthe" performer Penny Pibbets gets ready in a trailer outside Caesars Palace on Friday, Oct. 28, 2011.
‘Absinthe’ starlet Penny Pibbets launches ‘Dancing With the Crazy Stars’
Q+A:
Monday, October 20, 2014
When The Gazillionaire’s outrageous “Absinthe” sidekick, wacky comedienne Penny Pibbets, asked him to financially back her new solo show on Dec. 21, he refused and flung a paltry $5 at her. She has now retaliated.
Justin Timberlake performs at the MGM Grand Garden Arena Friday, Nov. 29, 2013.
Justin Timberlake’s ‘20/20 Experience’ winds back to MGM Grand for New Year’s Day
Monday, October 20, 2014
Justin Timberlake’s shows will be directed and recorded by Jonathan Demme, who won an Oscar for “The Silence of the Lambs” and also directed “Philadelphia” and “Rachel’s Getting Married.” ...
Production designer Andy Walmsley at the set he designed for Human Nature at the Venetian on Friday, Jan. 18, 2013.
‘ENTSpeaks’ promises to be more than just a lot of talk; Travis Cloer is lit up over Rise Lantern Festival
Monday, October 20, 2014
Andy Walmsley’s “ENTSpeaks” speaker series is set for 10 p.m. Tuesday at Inspire Theater at Fremont Street and Las Vegas Boulevard. In a rarity on that corner, a red-carpet walk is set for 8:30 p.m., and ...
Participants inflate more lanterns and release them to the already speckled sky during the Rise Lantern Festival at Jean Dry Lake Bed on Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, in Jean.
Ugly traffic and behavior mar beautiful Rise Lantern Festival
Monday, October 20, 2014
What normally is a 15-minute drive to Jean just south of Las Vegas took nearly two hours. It meant more time in the car to catch up with a good friend and sing along to Iggy Azalea, Ariana Grande and Taylor Swift songs on the radio.
Spencer Hawes, Chris Paul, Blake Griffin and J.J. Redick of the Los Angeles Clippers at Tao on Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, in the Venetian.
L.A. Clippers party at Tao; Bruno Mars, J.Lo and Matt Damon at Marquee
Nightlife:
Sunday, October 19, 2014
Spotted in Bruno Mars’ VIP area at Marquee: Oscar winner Matt Damon with a group of friends and Jennifer Lopez in a black crop top, pants and sneakers. J.Lo’s manager Benny Medina joined her.

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