July 28th, 2011
“Detroit is gritty, Vegas is glitzy. What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas, and what happens in Detroit ... Well, who cares? And yet there are striking parallels.” – Howard Gold, MSN MarketWatch. His May 27 article, “Is Las Vegas the New Detroit?” compared Las Vegas with the cities of the Rust Belt when manufacturing dried up in the 1970s and ’80s.