Essays Tagged: "Las Vegas"


lked into the theater. Finally Ryan arrived and we decided to see 'Casino' a story about the mob in Las Vegas.After the movie we walked out and sat on Ryan's car to have a cigarette while we imitated ...

(4 pages) 56 0 4.0 Apr/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Suicide In Vegas

Hell is expensive. This is my first thought as my plane lands in Las Vegas. The Luxor hotel's glass pyramid seemsdangerously close to the runway's edge, as do its ch ... e appropriate time 'to enter.'Exiting is another matter. According to a recent cover story in Time, Las Vegas has the highest per-capita suicide rate in thecountry. This coincides with its enormous ex ... lights. Eight times as many residents killthemselves here as do visitors.Second, I am told that in Las Vegas I will feel more alive. Anything can be had here; this is the last place before the millen ...

(16 pages) 110 0 3.4 Jan/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

What are the "Pros and Cons of Prostitution" Well this is exactly what this paper talks about, it also gives facts and opinions about the prostitution.

rlands, prostitution is legal, and it seems it is very well taken care of. Also in some cities like Las Vegas it is legal. But just because some thing is legal does not make it morally right or safe. ...

(2 pages) 309 5 4.4 May/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

THe Twelve-Rib Shop.

Their mom gave birth to them when she was young so she left them with Grandma Rosie and ran off to Las Vegas. She never did like New York City. Grandma Rosie barely had enough money to support hersel ...

(3 pages) 15 0 0.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies > Writing

Apple Vacations Vs. Thomas Cook

ns, a Pennsylvania corporation opened in 1969, is a major vacation tour operator to Mexico, Hawaii, Las Vegas, Bahamas, Bermuda, Costa Rica, and the Caribbean, with offices in Pennsylvania, Illinois a ... watchdog Holiday Which?Also Thomas Cook Signature has won the award for Best Long Haul Operator at last year's British Travel Awards, receiving 31% of the vote, while in 2002 Thomas Cook India Ltd ha ...

(4 pages) 67 0 4.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Computer and Electronics Companies

Las Vegas The Adult Amusement Park

Through its physical characteristics, Las Vegas has a unique attraction that stimulates the desire to spend money and be someone else. Las ... ounds us says a number of things about that particular location." The majority of people that visit Las Vegas are from out of town mainly from the neighboring states, such as California and Arizona. M ... from the neighboring states, such as California and Arizona. Many different social and economical classes merge in the small town of Las Vegas. The range spans from the working class and up, to the m ...

(6 pages) 164 2 4.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays > Travel Descriptions

Area 51

Area 51, also known as Groom Lake, is a secret military facility about 90 miles north of Las Vegas. The number refers to a 6-by-10-mile block of land, at the center of which is a large air ... h varying levels of credibility -- with UFO and conspiracy stories. In 1989, Bob Lazar claimed on a Las Vegas television station that he had worked with alien spacecraft at Papoose Lake, south of Area ...

(2 pages) 54 0 4.4 May/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

Circus Circus Equipmet case analysis

c objectives centered on continued renovation and expansion to become the largest competitor in the Las Vegas market (in terms of casino space, rooms, and visitor attraction). This has resulted in sho ... t-term decreases in revenues but with potentially significant long-term gains.General CompetitionIn Las Vegas, Circus competes with over 20 major casino hotels and a few smaller casino motels. In Reno ...

(8 pages) 66 1 4.2 Sep/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Las Vegas

"The flight to Las Vegas was very picturesque, and the view of the Grand Canyon was unbelievable, " I said to Miche ... heard they have them in the washrooms as well."The airport was an amazing place. The skylights and glass windows made the airport bright and spacious. There was a great view of the Las Vegas strip, an ...

(1 pages) 40 0 3.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays > Travel Descriptions

Structural assimilation vs. Prejudic and Discrimination

t is a switch up in a society standard. For example the first licensed to be issued for a casino in Las Vegas Nevada was a woman. Structural assimilation seems to be something that is done that we are ...

(2 pages) 72 1 3.5 Dec/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

The Complete Nevada Traveler Reviews The Complete Nevada Traveler, by Toll. Describes how Toll incorporates his personal experiences into his writing.

he Cowboy Country, Reno-Tahoe Territory, The Pony Express Territory, and Pioneer Territory, and the Las Vegas Territory. In each one of these sections about 15 unique cities and places are listed. He ... for the job of writing a state guide.So, if your planning to take a long road trip from Jackpot to Las Vegas, this is a must have guide. Hopefully it can bring as much knowledge about the state of Ne ...

(3 pages) 20 0 4.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Malpractice insurance: what price can be put on safety?

their offices in Florida in order to attend a malpractice seminar and surgeons in West Virginia and Las Vegas took leave and caused hospitals to close (Appleby). Many specialists and some doctors don' ...

(3 pages) 78 0 0.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Civil rights to marriage.

two people who enter it. The author references the issue over marriage to Britney Spear's "55-hour Las Vegas affair." It comes to show there are many flaws within the straight couple's sanction of ma ... Marriage has been a standing law for many years, though many people fear changing it will cause backlashes nationwide. In "For Better or Worse", Governor Schwarzenegger has given the authority to the ...

(3 pages) 26 0 3.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights

Area 51.

Area 51, also known as Groom Lake, is a secret military facility about 90 miles north of Las Vegas. The number refers to a 6-by-10-mile block of land, at the center of which is a large air ... with varying levels of credibility with UFO and conspiracy stories. In 1989, Bob Lazar claimed on a Las Vegas television station that your neighbor... ;-)], and will do all kinds of things to keep you ...

(1 pages) 1396 0 2.3 Nov/2005

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Rockstar Energy Drink Marketing Plan

is parents, two renowned herbalists, helped to produce the Rockstar formulations. Today, three formulas of Rockstar are on the market: Original, Cola, and Diet. The original formula was first launched ... al formula was first launched in 2001, making the company only 4 years old. The company is based in Las Vegas, Nevada, one of the trendiest locales of the United States, lending to the edgy "Rockstar" ...

(17 pages) 733 0 4.6 Mar/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Gambling with today's youth

ver the years, gambling options have increased immensely. Gone are the days where you have to go to Las Vegas, Atlantic City, or your local bookie. Now, you can gamble from the comfort of your own hom ...

(4 pages) 29 0 3.0 Dec/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community > Children and Youngsters

Lucian's "Alexander the False Prophet": Pagan Culture

From Alexander to Miss Cleo, from Paphlagonia to Las Vegas. Con-artists can be anyone you meet in any place you go. Every society has them, but do th ...

(4 pages) 3153 0 0.0 Dec/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies

My Classification of Movies that I have Seen in Last Year

vance to the viewer or it should intrude upon our inner most interests. Based on this assumption I classify the movies I have seen as better, good, bad and worse.As some of the very best movies I m ... who comes up with a plan for the most elaborate casino heist in the history, of 150 million from a Las Vegas casino. To everyone’s amazement he comes up with the plan a day within his release from a ...

(3 pages) 15 0 0.0 Mar/2007

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis


casinos: the Luxor, Circus Circus, and Caesars Palace.First, I invested in the Luxor. I arrived in Las Vegas at 6:00 p.m. and decided to stay at this Egyptian-themed resort. I went into the casino an ... tary pass to the buffet. It was 1:30 a.m., and I could feel the strain on my eyes from the drive to Las Vegas coupled with the intentionally dim casino lighting. I recognized this as my body telling m ...

(2 pages) 11 0 0.0 Jun/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Circus Circus

Circus Circus Enterprises, Inc. (1998) Summary Founded in 1974 in Las Vegas, Nevada, Circus Circus Enterprises (CCE) is in the entertainment industry with casino gami ... ent industry with casino gaming as its core business. Where CCE separates themselves from the other Las Vegas casinos is thorough its emphasis on family theme park entertainment catering to family vac ... experienced strong cash flow, revenues, and profit margins, though they have been declining in the last few years. Management believes the decline in revenues and margins are directly attributable to ...

(3 pages) 14 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers