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Our Greatest Hits, Part One

With four years of podcasts (119 Episodes!), we thought it would be good to look back and share some of our best moments. But there are so many, it will take us three episodes to do it. This one centers on gaming – except for how Jonathan almost didn’t make it to Las Vegas thanks […]

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Score Big with March Mania Madness at the Plaza

Get ready to amp up your March Mania viewing experience! Join us at the Plaza Showroom from March 21st to 23rd for the ultimate college basketball playoffs viewing party. With games showcased on a stunning 24-foot LED Video Wall, unlimited draft beer, and a cash bar at your service, Plaza Showroom promises to be the epicenter of March Mania excitement. Plus, take advantage of exclusive savings with our special room package, allowing you to save up to 20% off room rates when you book a two-night stay during March Mania at the Plaza. Experience March Mania Madness at Plaza Showroom

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Las Vegas’ Historic Westside

Every big city had its ghetto, and Las Vegas was no exception. But the people of the Historic Westside made the most of what they had. Filmmaker Emmett Gates has spearheaded a new film about that place and those times, called “Across the Tracks: A Las Vegas Westside Story.” He shares the story about making […]

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Where is the Best Place to Watch The Big Game in Las Vegas? Find Out Here

Are you ready for the biggest football showdown of the year? Look no further! The Plaza Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas has your game day experience covered. Get ready to cheer, indulge, and celebrate the Big Game like never before. Here's why The Plaza is your go-to destination for the ultimate Big Game extravaganza. Dive into the Ultimate Big Game Viewing Party in Las Vegas at The Plaza Hotel At The Plaza, we believe that the Big Game isn't just a game; it's a celebration that deserves a grand stage. Join us on February 11, 2024, as we transform

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Vegas Pauly C

Pauly C is Paul Contino, a former telcom executive who also calls himself a degenerate gambler. He’s also the inventor of Casino Comp Wallet, an app that aggregates and curates various loyalty programs and comps you’ve earned.   Pauly C is also an Internet star, posting short Vegas-centric videos under the name “Vegas Pauly C.” […]

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The Downtown Grand’s Andrew Economon

Downtown Grand GM Andrew Economon has, in his words, worked “both sides of the street” in Las Vegas – for Caesars and for MGM. He’s made other stops along The Strip and off The Strip, He now runs the hotel that used to be “Lady Luck.”   After a long closure, it came back ten […]

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Christiaan Van Buuren, Plaza Table Games Director

Jonathan and Gary continue the “tradition” of welcoming new manager by putting them on the podcast. Christiaan Van Buuren is the new Director of Table Games, and a South African like Jonathan.   Christiaan shares his journey from the casino world of South Africa to Las Vegas, a detour to South Korea, then back to […]

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Former Las Vegas Mayor Jan Jones Blackhurst

Las Vegas’ first female mayor, Jan Jones Blackhurst, served from 1994 to 1999 – immediately preceding Oscar Goodman. Jones Blackhurst had already made a name for herself as a TV spokeswoman for her family’s grocery store chain, Thrifimart, and her former husband’s car dealership.   She tells how she ran for mayor on a bet, […]

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Welcome Fontainebleau Las Vegas!

It’s finally here. Fontainebleau Las Vegas is opening its doors. Jonathan and Gary got a sneak peek from the woman at the top, COO Colleen Birch. Recorded inside the resort’s top steakhouse, Colleen recounts her Vegas history and how she joined Fontainebleau nearly a year ago.  Hosts: Jonathan Jossel, Gary Vickery Subscribe / Leave A […]

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Jeremy Aguero, Las Vegas’ Analyst

When Vegas wants to do something big, like hosting the Super Bowl or F1, or helping the A’s move to town, somebody has to crunch the numbers. And often, that somebody Jeremy Aguero, head of Applied Analysis. He’s the valley’s leading expert on economic, fiscal and policy issues, and has undertaken projects of local, regional […]

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March Mania Viewing Party 2024

Join us for the craze of college basketball playoffs. With games projected on a 24 foot screen, the Plaza Showroom is the place to enjoy March Mania games.

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