Has it really been fifteen years? Paris Las Vegas is celebrating its anniversary on the Strip with an array of birthday specials, and they've really gone Number 15 crazy: Casino bars are offering special anniversary cocktails, the Eiffel Tower Restaurant's signature drink "Eiffel Affair" is $15, St. Louis Cafe has a $15 three-course lunch, Cafe Belle Madeleine has a special anniversary pastry, Le Village Buffet offers weekday lunches for $19.99, and, finally, the Wedding Chapel has a special wedding package for $1500. Enjoy these specials while you can; September only lasts 30 days, after all.
MGM Says Enough Is Enough: As you may have read here recently, the MGM Grand's Lion's Share slot finally paid out its jackpot after a two-decade wait. Now that it's finally disgorged its jackpot, the MGM is retiring the machine; the Review-Journal has the story, including more details of its fabled past and its possible future home.