Tag Archives: Southern Nevada

National History Museum, Las Vegas

Egypt In The Age Of Mechanical Reproduction

King Tut brings Walter Benjamin's famous essay to mind

1400 BC or 2012 AD. The Sahara or the Mojave. Ancient Pharaohs or Casino Moguls. Face it: no matter how exquisite the desert, we need a little bit of flamboyant relief, something that is not beige. Even purists, swooning over lizard prints in the sand, benefit from a jolt now …more Egypt In The Age Of Mechanical Reproduction

Las Vegas Gate Feature

Telling The Pledge Dentistry Tale

Taking care of teeth in Las Vegas costs more than you think

It was a fancy dental practice by Las Vegas standards. Arty books and current press topped the coffee table, handsomely framed museum posters hung above the couches, and a giant “I pledge to treat you just like my family” sign took up an entire wall. Had I heard of pledge …more Telling The Pledge Dentistry Tale