Pop This! Las Vegas!
Podcast: Pop This!
Packed with miniaturized monoliths and Disneyfied recreations of the Old World, Las Vegas sits at the intersection of generic sin and stand alone silliness, making for a perfect expression of popular culture
Featuring Lisa Christiansen and Andrea Warner. Produced by Andrea Gin.
A sampling of what you might hear in Episode 15: Visiting Las Vegas
I was at a birthday where they had exotic animals.One had teeth that looked like they were made out of clarinet reeds.Las Vegas... has a lot of ladies and dudes on the prowl.And Mariah Carey.I'm worried that I don't like magic shows or Cirque du Soleil. But I do like food.Then you have to go to the Cosmo. [The Cosmopolitan] hotel has the best restaurants, and they have nice drinks at the gambling machines.Gambling machines...?Go to the Spanish restaurant run by José Andrés.They have cool old records as wallpaper.That's what I want. I want the secret Vegas.Go to the Thomas Keller ...