Have you ever played Pac-Man for an ungodly amount of time, and thought to yourself, "This would be even better if my savings were on the line"? First of all, are you OK? And second of all, the gambling industry is about to grant your wish.
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Casinos can be rancid places, full of sadness and stale beer. But if you just vacuumed out all the gambling, they're surprisingly peaceful -- if a little weird in the interior decoration department. Photographer Joe Johnson proves it in "The Playing Field", a project that documents Reno, its casinos and almost zero humans.
Anyone who has ever walked into a casino has felt the lure of the slot machine. The bright lights, inviting little stools, and the promise of hitting the elusive jackpot are ever-present. It's hard to avoid, no matter what logic tells you about the terrible odds. This Cool Hunting video shows just how involved the development of those enticing machines can be.
Las Vegas can be an exhausting place to explore on foot. So in a slightly misguided attempt to make it easier for patrons to get between its casinos, MGM Resorts International is planning to string up zip lines between the Luxor and Excalibur.