It’s been suggested that it be knocked down and its structural steel recycled, but maybe we can do better for the Fontainebleau. As a daily reminder of the recession, it’s the world’s biggest architectural buzzkill. But it doesn’t have to be. Why not turn it into a Recession-themed resort? It could have a Quantitative Easing Buffet, Stimulus Slots and rooms with a hip “recently foreclosed” vibe. Hey, Vegas has excised its other bugbear, the mob, by turning it into an “attraction.” Maybe if we can turn the Great Recession into something we can sell, we’ll finally be able to get it behind us.
A Peek at Life Is Beautiful 2017
Get to know the Life Is Beautiful acts. Learn about Downtown's new kaleidoscopic murals. Find tips on how to navigate schedule conflicts. And see what's on the mouthwatering menu. Here is Vegas Seven's guide to tasting, seeing and hearing all the festival has to offer, from the first afternoon set to the final headliner.
Best of the City 2017
Our eighth annual celebration of all things Las Vegas, from the best casino comebacks to irresistible pot products