It remains the most renowned bomb to explode in the Silver State since the Nevada Test Site stopped atmospheric nuclear testing in 1962. Of course, we’re talking about the car bomb that nearly killed Frank “Lefty” Rosenthal outside Tony Roma’s restaurant on Sahara Avenue. Oct. 4 marked the 30th anniversary of that infamous incident, memorialized in Martin Scorsese’s Casino. In recognition of Lefty, here is a YouTube video from a 1977 episode of The Frank Rosenthal Show, taped at the Stardust hotel-casino. Rosenthal is joined by Frank Sinatra and Don Rickles in this clip, which shows that Rosenthal, who died in 2008, might have been the worst TV talk-show host ever. Yes, even worse than Chevy Chase.
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