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MGM Responds To Zombie Jim Murren Twitter Account

Posted by Chuckmonster on 9 Feb 2016
They may have de-MGM'd the @jim_murren Twitter account, but MGM's junior varsity public relations squad is monitoring and responding to tweets directed at the disowned Jimbo Twitter. Looks like someone at MGM Careers is going to...

Tagged: jimbo   twitter   mgm resorts international   neenerneener      

Update: Jimbo Gets A Twitter Account

Posted by Chuckmonster on 26 Oct 2015
First came @JohnUnwin, Cosmopolitan CEO who hyped his properties, made fun of Steve Wynn and engaged in VT comedy via Twitter. Second came @DerekJStevens who took the Social CEO concept even further with behind...

Tagged: twitter   jim murren   social media   gordon absher   alan feldman   marketing   

ālon Gets Twitter Accounts

Posted by Chuckmonster on 11 Sep 2015
Hot on the heels of unveiling their website and logo, we've got the scoop on ālon's barely birthed social media accounts. VT has confirmed that @alonleisure and @alonresort Twitter accounts have been registered by the ālon...

Tagged: alon   social media   andrew pascal   james packer   twitter   

Dear @Twitter, Give @RealCarrotTop The Check

Posted by Chuckmonster on 14 May 2013
Dear Twitter, Give @RealCarrotTop the Official Check Mark. And give us one too! Thanks! ...

Tagged: twitter   carrot top   luxor   

Judging The Response To Gansevoort

Posted by Chuckmonster on 2 Apr 2013
Two weeks ago, the Caesars Entertainment brain trust - a term we use loosely... brains? trust? HAHAHAHA - announced that Barbary Bill's Ramblin' Gamblin' Booze Hall and Shootin' Range would be transformed...

Tagged: bills   barbary coast   caesars   gansevoort   twitter   

DeSean Jackson: The Mandalay Bay Ass Kissing Bandit

Posted by Chuckmonster on 29 May 2012
Even guys who get paid $50B to prance around on yard catching balls resort to social media ass kissing to get what they want out of Las Vegas resorts. Case in point, DeSean Jackson, wide receiver...

Tagged: mandalay bay   twitter   

VegasTripping Tweet Of The Week - @BigPopaJd3

Posted by Chuckmonster on 4 Apr 2012
Thanks to VT reader @BigPopaJD for the one word sermon. The man speaks the truth. ...

Tagged: twitter   

Excalibur Twitter Account Gets Hacked

Posted by Chuckmonster on 16 Nov 2011
This is what happens when your Twitter password is "3xcalibur" - HACKED! OR they're advertising the new restaurants propping up at The Castle? FREEEEEEEEEEEEEBIRD!...

Tagged: excalibur   twitter   

Gross: Cosmopolitan Hugs and Kisses The Twitter Racketeers

Posted by Chuckmonster on 27 May 2011
How quickly they forget. Today, Cosmopolitan gave a big Twitter hug and a kiss to the social media racketeers we call the Twitter Twins (or Twerps), the very same guys who threatened and bullied Cosmopolitan's employees...

Tagged: cosmopolitan   twitter twins   social media   marketing   

Debunking Casino Tweet Boasting : Mirage

Posted by Chuckmonster on 8 Mar 2011
Big thanks to Twitter for providing us with the joy of having our friends share pictures of their dinner in real time and our favorite brands the ability to market at us between our friends'...

Tagged: twitter   mirage   burgers   

UFFC 326: Tasting Las Vegas vs The Strip Podcast

Posted by Chuckmonster on 23 Nov 2010
This. Is. How. Ard. Co. Sell. Coming to you. Live. From The In. Ter. Nets. Where tonight. A Rager. Full. On. Fuck You To Your Face Fighting on The. Twitter. In the...

Tagged: uffc   twitter fight   

The Center of Confusion Has Changed

Posted by MikeE on 16 Nov 2010
Kicked while they're down. Poured salt on their wounds. Dickpunched to death. After all CityCenter's been through, having to get grouped with Cosmopolitan - the competition that might be the final stake through CityCenter's heart -...

Tagged: citycenter   aria   cosmo   twitter   dickpunch   murren   

Aria Fights Back On Twitter

Posted by Chuckmonster on 25 Sep 2010
Is it me, or does it seem like the ARIA Twitterer is at their wit's end with how they are replying to these complaints? #1: Gutsy move retweeting a complaint like that and responding with non-compassionate...

Tagged: aria   twitter   

Bellagio Joins Twitter

Posted by Chuckmonster on 30 Aug 2010
The world famous Bellagio has finally joined Twitter. You can access their account @BellagioLV. Sure is a damn shame they couldn't afford a graphic designer to make a gorgeous, non-tiling background design. Folks...

Tagged: twitter   bellagio   

FF: JimMurren

Posted by Chuckmonster on 25 Aug 2010
A few weeks ago, our cozy circle of Twitter dorques became aflutter at the news that the one and only James 'Jim' 'Jimbo' Murren, CEO of MGM WhateverTheyCallItNow, the brain that brought you The CityCenter...

Tagged: twitter   murren   dorques   

Cosmopolitan : Not Your Regular Twit

Posted by JohnH on 22 Jun 2010
Last week we brought your attention to Vegas GangBanger Dr. Dave Schwartz' casino Twitter usage mega-analysis and all of its associated metrics concerning response to customer complaints, number of vacuous retweets, and the coming death...

Tagged: cosmopolitan   twitter   

Dr. Dave and Casino Twitter Usage

Posted by MikeE on 17 Jun 2010
Ah, the early(ish) days of Twitter. The days when The Admiral actually scored the brilliantly simple handle of @Hunter (he was the 903rd person to sign up for the service) and my only complication was...

Tagged: twitter   wynn las vegas   mirage   hard rock   

Cosmopolitan Joins Twitter

Posted by Chuckmonster on 11 Jun 2010
The Cosmopolitan's long slow trudge from dream that failed to a living breathing resort took a huge step today as the property opened up their Twitter account. No doubt, this is part of...

Tagged: cosmopolitan   twitter   

Caesars Palace Bitchslaps Wynn's Resort Fee

Posted by Chuckmonster on 10 Jun 2010
Golly, that didn't take long... barely an two hours after we broke the news of Wynn Las Vegas introducing a resort fee, the Caesars Palace internet Borg brains opened up a squeeze tube of bitchslap...

Tagged: caesars palace   wynn las vegas   resort fee   twitter   

Update: Aria Getting Clobbered on Facebook

Posted by Chuckmonster on 9 Jun 2010
Looks like ARIA got into a little trouble on their Facebook page, all of which was caught for posterity by Failbook.com. Thanks to VT reader ChairmanOfTheBar for the tip off. Instead of fessing up...

Tagged: aria   facebook   social media   twitter   

Chef Thomas Keller On Twitter!

Posted by Chuckmonster on 5 Jun 2010
Rejoice Bouchon maniacs... Chef Thomas Keller is now on Twitter. Chances are he won't be available to answer your questions about how to best prepare a roasted chicken (cut the tail off, yank...

Tagged: bouchon   venetian   celebrity chefs   twitter   

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