Las Vegas, city of razzle-dazzle
And jarring juxtapositions
I started this post intending to critique Las Vegas. Call it fake and off-putting. Excessive and bleak at the same time, lacking in any real culture other than money. And it is all that.
But the truth is, I sorta liked it. I had a lot of fun there and found it curiously charming — a place where there is little pretension and few social…