She’s So Vine

Sometimes nature-watching in Las Vegas is a two-way street, as this camera-wielding pedestrian discovered during a recent trip to the Shoppes at the Palazzo.

But be sure not to take anything more than photos if you encounter such foliage. Messing with Mother Nature is not only unwise, it could also result in a call to security. The living, breathing greenery is part of the resort’s Carnevale celebration, which continues through Sept. 9.

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If there’s one thing we’ve learned that New Yorkers hate, it’s everything that’s not New York. And if it involves Las Vegas, they hate it all the more. Village Voice reporter Steven Thrasher recently visited our city and came away “disturbed,” listing 37 things to hate about Las Vegas. We understand his disdain for Carrot Top and three Starbucks locations in Luxor, but Thrasher is just another visiting writer too lazy to look beyond the same old canned preconceptions.