Fear And Loving In Las Vegas

October 8, 2017 – On this final special episode I talk to Las Vegas local Kyle Harris (@kylesaidthis on twitter) about the current mood in Vegas and I also talk to therapist Courtney Calkins (@QuadFatherMft on twitter) about some tips for dealing with traumatic events and stress.

Kyle Harris is a musician and the organizer of Vegas Live Sessions and Open Air Sessions which promotes indie music from Las Vegas.

Courtney Calkins is a marriage and family therapist and is also the host of 2 podcasts, QuadCast podcast and Shrink2Shrink.

For more information about the topics we talked about on this episode:
CrowdRise Zappos For Vegas: Zappos.com has pledged to match donations up to one million dollars.

Vegas Strong t-shirts
Custom Ink
UFC
Steve Aoki
Red Rock Resorts Foundation & Shepard Fairey’s Studio Number One
To Write Love On Her Arms

Vegas/Gaming Meet ups
The Summit
Ocean’s 14XL – reach out to Chris on twitter @facesandaceslv
ZorkFest

Local Businesses Helping Article from the LVRJ

How to Help Article from Vegas Seven


A special thank you to Emily from The Story Behind Podcast for helping to get out relief effort information and for dedicating a special episode of her show to Las Vegas. To check out her show visit thestorybehindpodcast.com and listen to the Vegas episode here.


To Donate Blood in Las Vegas Family Assistance Center
Las Vegas Convention Center, Exhibit Hall S-2
3150 Paradise Rd., Las Vegas, NV 89109

United Blood Services
6930 W. Charleston Blvd.
Las Vegas, NV 89117
702-228-448

4950 West Craig Rd.
Las Vegas, NV 89130
702-645-8700

601 Whitney Ranch Drive
Building D, Suite 20
Henderson, NV 89014
702-434-1838

Labor Health & Welfare Clinic
7135 W. Sahara Ave.
Las Vegas, NV 89117

spread the LoVe

October 5, 2017 – Thanks to the amazing community in Las Vegas, many of the immediate needs have been met. The city came together in an incredible way to show that love for each other can make a big difference.

Adam from the Vegas Fanboy Podcast joins me to discuss some of the updates and to talk about how the time for urgency has passed and how the time for patience and perseverance has begun.

For more information about the topics we talked about on this episode:
CrowdRise Zappos For Vegas: Zappos.com has pledged to match donations up to one million dollars.

GoFundMe Campaign for John Phippen’s Family

GoFundMe Campaign for Taylor Barr

Charlie Palmer Steak

Evel Pie

 

To find loved ones who are missing, you can call 1-800-536-9488

If you have video footage of the event, please contact the FBI: 1-800-255-5324

Free Flights for Families of Victims
Allegiant Air

Free Rooms for Families of Victims
Stations Casinos
Boyd Gaming
South Point

To Donate Blood in Las Vegas

Family Assistance Center
Las Vegas Convention Center, Exhibit Hall S-2
3150 Paradise Rd., Las Vegas, NV 89109

United Blood Services
6930 W. Charleston Blvd.
Las Vegas, NV 89117
702-228-448

4950 West Craig Rd.
Las Vegas, NV 89130
702-645-8700

601 Whitney Ranch Drive
Building D, Suite 20
Henderson, NV 89014
702-434-1838

Labor Health & Welfare Clinic
7135 W. Sahara Ave.
Las Vegas, NV 89117

#VegasStrong

October 3, 2017 – On Sunday, October 1 a lone gunman opened fire on a large crowd of concert goers in Las Vegas, killing 59 people and injuring over 500.

Michael from the Vegas Bright Podcast, Saul from the Vegas Bright blog and I took a moment to discuss the day’s events.

For more information about the topics we talked about on this episode:

GoFundMe Las Vegas Victim’s Fund
CrowdRise Zappos For Vegas: Zappos.com has pledged to match donations up to one million dollars.

To find loved ones who are missing, you can call 1-800-536-9488

If you have video footage of the event, please contact the FBI: 1-800-255-5324

Free Flights for Families of Victims
Allegiant Air

Free Rooms for Families of Victims
Stations Casinos
Boyd Gaming
South Point

To Donate Blood in Las Vegas

Family Assistance Center
Las Vegas Convention Center, Exhibit Hall S-2
3150 Paradise Rd., Las Vegas, NV 89109

United Blood Services
6930 W. Charleston Blvd.
Las Vegas, NV 89117
702-228-448

4950 West Craig Rd.
Las Vegas, NV 89130
702-645-8700

601 Whitney Ranch Drive
Building D, Suite 20
Henderson, NV 89014
702-434-1838

Labor Health & Welfare Clinic
7135 W. Sahara Ave.
Las Vegas, NV 89117

Vegas Bright Podcast
twitter: https://twitter.com/vestroe

Vegas Bright Blog
twitter: https://twitter.com/LasVegasJunkie

Vital Vegas Blog
twitter: https://twitter.com/VitalVegas

Episode 39 – Eating Las Vegas

September 23, 2017 – I’m joined by Julian Romero (@julianromero559) to talk about our 360 Vegas Vacation trip and all the great places we ate at during our stay in Vegas.

The show opens with a couple of shoutouts to a couple of podcasts that recently had me on as a guest. These are great, entertaining podcasts and work checking out!

Mike Seibert Radio
twitter: https://twitter.com/MikeSibertRadio

Dark Angels & Pretty Freaks
twitter: https://twitter.com/DAPFpodcast

My featured guest: Julian Romero
twitter: @julianromero559
youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCNVZaGoArigiXOSn7ChQ37A

For more information about the topics we talked about on this episode:

NeonVacation.com
website: neonvacation.com
twitter: @NeonVacation

Julian’s List: Brooklyn Bowl, Shake Shack, Gordon Ramsay Burgr, Tilted Kilt, Gordon Ramsay Fish & Chips, LVB Burgers, Paradise Garden Buffet, Ellis Island, Big Earns BBQ

Chris’ List: Ja Burrito, Bao Now, China Poblano, Momofuku, Milk Bar, Gordon Ramsay Steak

 

Episode 38 – Magically Ambitious

August 25, 2017 – Magician and entertainer Kayla Dresher joins me to talk about living in Vegas, her recent appearance on Penn & Teller: Fool Us and we discuss some of the challenges she faces as a woman in a male dominated industry. Watch her performance on Penn & Teller: Fool Us here!

This episode also features an interview with Vegas magician Mac King that appeared on The Successful Performercast with Kris Sheppard. Kris also hosts a Disney Theme Park podcast called Go Mouse Scouts where he provides tips and tricks on how to get the most out of your trip to Disneyland.

Our friends at 360 Vegas are gearing up for Vegas Vacation 5 and my wife and I are going! Head over to their site to check out all the details.

For more information about the topics we talked about on this episode:

Kayla Drescher
website: magicinheels.com
twitter: @MagicInHeelsKD

Mac King
website: MacKingShow.com
twitter: @MacKingShow

Kris Shephard
twitter: @GoMouseScouts
website: GoMouseScouts.com
website: SuccessfulPerformercast.com

Magic Shows In Vegas
TravelVegas.com
LasVegas-How-To.com
LasVegas-Entertainment-Guide.com

Episode 37 – Bull Rides and Bouncers

August 11, 2017 – This episode I return to the strip club with a story from David, the producer of The Unwritable Rant Podcast about how he and some friends racked up an $8000 tab in a matter of a couple of hours! I also talk to Arnold Snyder from toplessvegasonline.com to get some tips about managing your money at the club. Next I talk to Jacob Orth from the youtube channels Jacob’s Life In Vegas and Jacob’s Adult Playground about what it’s like to be a gentleman’s club bouncer in Vegas. Last, we have one more story from The Unwritable Rant‘s Juliette Miranda about her first time riding a bull in Vegas.

Our friends at 360 Vegas are gearing up for Vegas Vacation 5 and my wife and I are going! Head over to their site to check out all the details.

For more information about the topics we talked about on this episode:

The Unwritable Rant Podcast
website: theunwritablerant.com
twitter: @MorningNeurosis, @BehindTheRant

Arnold Snyder
ToplessVegasOnline.com
BlackjackForumOnline.com
Write-aholic.com
Purchase his books on Amazon

Jacob Orth
twitter: @JacobsVegasLife
youtube: Jacob’s Life In Vegas & Jacob’s Adult Playground

360 Vegas Vacation 5
website: 360vegaspodcast.com

Episode 36 – Wacky Tobaccy

July 28, 2017 – Recreational marijuana became legal in Vegas on July 1, so I took a trip out to Vegas to see what all the buzz was about. Joined by Epic Esquire, I tried weed for the first time and we talked to Matthew Janz, the marketing director for The Apothecarium Las Vegas. Also on the show is a recording of our pot smoking experience and a sober discussion with Jamey from the Pod Bay Door Podcast about his concerns with what the negative effects of legalization might mean for society.

Also, our friends at 360 Vegas are gearing up for Vegas Vacation 5! Head over to their site to check out all the details.

For more information about the topics we talked about on this episode:

The Apothecarium & Matthew Janz
website: apothecariumlv.com
twitter: @apothecariumlv

Epic Esquire
twitter: @EpicEsquire
website: epicesquire.com

The Pod Bay Door
twitter: @TPBDPodcast
website: thepodbaydoor.com

Marc Meltzer
twitter: @MeltzVegas
website: edgevegas.com

Heather (Vegas-Aces)
twitter: @vegas_aces
website: vegas-aces.com

Vegas Fanboy – Episode 76 – Vegas Dives
twitter: @VegasFanboy

360 Vegas Vacation 5
website: 360vegaspodcast.com

Bud & Breakfast
website: budandbreakfast.com

Episode 35 – The Pod Bay Door

July 14, 2017 – We’re on a short break, but will be back on July 28! Instead of leaving you hangin’ without a new episode, here’s an episode from our friends at Las Vegas’ The Pod Bay Door podcast. Jamey interviews former Las Vegas showgirl Carla. They share stories about Vegas from a local’s perspective.

The Pod Bay Door Podcast

www.thepodbaydoor.com
twitter – https://twitter.com/TPBDPodcast
youtube – https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCElcwt0aQjeOkx_LntK3u_g

Episode 34 – Make Podcasting Great Again

July 1, 2017 – This episode I’m joined by Mitch and Dr. Kev from the Tipping The Odds Las Vegas podcast to have a fun conversation about Vegas.

For more information about topics we talked about in this episode:

Cousin Vito’s Casino Podcast

Gold Strike Hotel and Gambling Hall

YourTripReports.com

Slot Golf – Episode 26 of Faces and Aces: Las Vegas and Episode 25 of the Vegas Fanboy podcast.

Vital Vegas Podcast feat. Mitch & Dr. Kev

 

Episode 33 – Geek’s Guide To Vegas

June 16, 2017 – In this geekfest of an episode, I’m joined by Gray Cargill (vegassolo.com) to talk about all the nerdy things to do in Vegas, Ardian King (Adrian Has Issues podcast) who gives us tips on surviving a comic convention, Octopus/Caveman to tell booze filled Vegas stories and Kaj (iHeartGeek podcast) to reminisce about Star Trek The Experience.

Also on this episode, I’m joined by Cousin Vito (Cousin Vito’s Casino podcast) to share stories from his 360 Vegas Vacation trip, and I give a brief summary of my trip.

For more information about other topics we talked about in this episode:

Listen to Fair Gemstone at MovestroMusic.com

Gray Cargil Segment- VegasSolo.com
twitter: @vegassolo
Millennium Fandom Bar, The Nerd, Toy Shack, Avengers STATION,
Atomic Testing Museum, Pinball Museum, Adventure Combat Ops,
Fear The Walking Dead, CSI Experience, Escape Rooms,
Bad Owl Coffee, Dome at Container Park, Disney Fine Art Gallery, Gold Strike (’66 Batmobile)

Adrian Has Issues Segment – AdrianHasIssues.com,
Twitter: @adrianhasissues
Top 5 Comic Con Survival Tips

Cousin Vito’s Casino – CousinVitosCasino

Octopus/Caveman Segment
Dave Podcast
Getting F**ked Up With Octopus/Caveman podcast
Octopus/Caveman’s music

Mitchel’s (@_Absolute0) Great Find:
Star Trek Themed Drinks at HubPages.com
Quarks Bar Drink Recipes at UglyCouchShow.com

I Heart Geek Show Segment
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/1032489723544112/
Twitter: @iheartgeekshow

Star Trek Experience Klingon Encounter
Star Trek Experience Borg Invasion
Star Trek Experience Behind The Scenes
Vernon Wilmer’s Star Trek Experience
Super Summer Theater

18b Arts District
Nora’s Italian Cuisine
Mon Ami Gabi

Therapy Las Vegas – therapylv.com