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<p>FILE PHOTO</p><p>The D Las Vegas in downtown Las Vegas recently announced it will begin accepting Bitcoin. Accepting the Degecoin seems like a natural fit too, because the symbol for this currency is &amp;#208;.</p>

CRYPTOCURRENCY ON THE RISE: Such doge, much profit

Jan 29, 2014 3:52pm
This is Part III of the Cryptocurrency On The Rise series. Be sure to check out Part I (http://bit....

Savage Love

Jan 29, 2014 3:44pm
I’m what was once quaintly called a “woman of a certain age” who started reading your...
<p>State Attorney General Catherine Cortez Masto, middle, is taking the brunt of criticism for a brief filed in a court case challenging Nevada&amp;#8217;s voter-imposed gay marriage ban.</p>

The will of Nevada’s people taking a beating

Jan 29, 2014 3:41pm
The will of the people is the only legitimate foundation of any government, and to...
<p>Futurist Ray Kurzweil is scheduled to speak Feb. 10 at the Barrick Lecture Series at UNLV. He believes increasing technology is the next stage of evolution and that humans will will be organically bonding with their machines.</p>

And miles to go, perhaps

Jan 29, 2014 3:41pm
The universe is a psychopath. It doesn’t care, one way or the other, whether or not we...

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A MIDDLE PATH TO TOMORROW Accept all perspectives as sincere

Updated: Nov 13, 2013 10:45pm
Political gridlock. Culture wars. Deeply ingrained differences that divide people on everything from education and the environment to marriage and reproductive rights. It’s fine and good to believe...

Savage Love

Nov 13, 2013 6:19pm
Why am I such a slut?Girl, CorruptedAre you a slut?Or are you a woman who loves sex, has a high libido, and has consensual sex with a lot of willing and grateful partners? Those are all traits for...

Nevada Republicans defy the space-time continuum

Nov 13, 2013 5:05pm
Analysis of data collected by NASA’s Kepler space observatory and published last week concludes there are billions of potentially habitable planets out there, and that’s just in our galaxy. The...

Harry Reid’s Mormon fumble

Updated: Nov 13, 2013 3:46pm
Our good Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid made the news last week when he interjected religion into the debate prior to the Senate passing a bill that expanded workplace civil rights to embrace gays...

How news sausage is made

Nov 13, 2013 2:51pm
Stories like Paul Fronczak’s don’t walk in the door every day. But 11 months ago, he contacted me, out of the blue, with a remarkable and compelling tale that has now captured public attention all...
<p>PHOTO BY KELLY GARNI</p><p>The haunting, post-apocalyptic landscape of the Rock-A-Hoola sits unattended and largely undisturbed since closing in 2004. Over the years, the Mojave Desert has gradually reclaimed much of the landscape, with mesquite trees growing up between cracks in the concrete and sand drifting into the pools.</p>

Fun’s Over!

Updated: Nov 27, 2013 4:02pm
Many Las Vegans these days are keeping a hopeful eye trained on the High Roller – aka that fabulous, ridiculous Ferris wheel being constructed center-Strip - widely regarded as an omen of long-...
Las Vegas CityLife Editor Arnold knightly poses at the Las Vegas Review-Journal, Oct. 14, 2013. (K.M. Cannon/Las Vegas Review-Journal)

To be something Grand

Updated: Nov 11, 2013 3:36pm
There would be nothing better for downtown Las Vegas than to see the owners of the Downtown Grand succeed with their $100 million investment.The former Lady Luck reopened in late October owned by the...

Savage Love

Nov 06, 2013 4:53pm
I am a kinky, youthful 72-year-old guy. I grew up in the Pleistocene era, when there was virtually no way to meet a kinky woman. I’ve had two vanilla marriages, and three months ago I ended a four-...

Education reform verdict in!

Nov 06, 2013 4:52pm
Public education in America is dead. Murdered by the maggots of corporate greed in the deceptively appealing name of reform. The verdict is in.That pretty much sums up education writer Diane Ravitch’...

Black Friday game consoles not worth hassle, price

Updated: Nov 11, 2013 2:44pm
In the early hours at the end of this month, as many find themselves clustered around the front steps of big box electronics retailers and department stores, waiting wearily (and warily) in the dark...