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We're Twelve Years Old!

Posted by Chuckmonster on 2 May 2016
12 years ago this week, after taking a drunken beating at one of The Stinky-Ass Plaza's blackjack tables, me and my beautiful, brilliant wife Miss Monkay sought respite at the now-defunct Carson Street Cafe at...

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One Louder

Posted by Chuckmonster on 4 May 2015
Eleven years ago, after a black eye blackjack binge at the foul-era Plaza sent us scurrying to the safety of Golden Nugget's Carson Street Cafe, the brilliant woman whom one day would decide that we...

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VT10: We're Having A Party

Posted by Chuckmonster on 4 Feb 2014
Dear friends, I would like to cordially invite you to VT10, a one night celebration of the 10th birthday of VegasTripping.com. We will be gathering for a celebratory toast and whatever else might happen on May 3,...

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Nine, Naturally

Posted by Chuckmonster on 30 Apr 2013
Nine years ago, this very day at precisely the time I'm writing this, my beautiful bride Miss Monkay scribbled "Vegas Strip, Vegas Trip, Vegas Tripping" on the back of a Keno card at the Carson...

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Happy Birthday Mac78130!

Posted by Chuckmonster on 30 Jan 2013
James Bond. Flint. The Shadow. The Invisible Man. Like these icons of fictional history, Mac78130 likes to keep a low, low, low profile. We know little to nothing about the man,...

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Happy Birthday Kirk Kerkorian!

Posted by Chuckmonster on 7 Jun 2012
Yesterday was Kirk Kerkorian's 95th birthday. To celebrate, his fiancee organized a flash mob and posted the video to YouTube. Thanks to LVRJ gaming guru Howard Stutz for the tweet tip....

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Eight The Hard Way

Posted by Chuckmonster on 10 May 2012
Eight years ago this week, after a marathon brainstorm session over lunch at Golden Nugget's Carson Street Cafe, me and Miss Monkay purchased the domain name VegasTripping.com, hatching a plan to create the one and...

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Happy 7th Birthday VegasTripping!

Posted by Chuckmonster on 3 May 2011
On this day, seven years ago, we bought the domain name "VegasTripping.com" following a drunken weekend jaunt to Imperial Palace which included barn storming runs of Three Card Poker at Circus Circus, craps at O'Shea's...

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We're Six Years Old!

Posted by Chuckmonster on 5 May 2010
Six years ago today, a coupla days after the haze lifted from yet another epic Vegas bender - the trip where the concept and name of this website were borne on the back of a...

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