Last update: 2013-06-19

#197: ‘Hanging’ With Esteban

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2013-06-19 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 1m 6s
Pool parties and Devil’s Margaritas. Have A Drink On Me takes us to the result of a few drinks. The Tropicana gets a roller coaster? Scott and Wayne highlight their man-date as they hang with Segovia’s favorite guitarist, Esteban. Rock On Bro! Show notes: - New Segment -Have a Drink on ME! Guess the location where [...] …


#196: An Evening on Fremont Street

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2013-06-12 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 50s
Scott encounters an alien and its mothership. Melissa gets fogged in during a restaurant trip. And we bump into Tony Hsieh (maybe). Just another evening in downtown Vegas. Show notes: - New Segment -Have a Drink on ME! Guess the location where Scott took this picture. One random winner will be selected from all the correct [...] …


#195: How Much Do Casino CEOs Make?

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2013-06-05
Scott claims to get assaulted. Pimpin’ Wayne sits in for Melissa. Cirque offers rare deals for locals. Updates on some crazy closings in Las Vegas. We guess CEO pay at some of the more popular Las Vegas casinos. A movie theater that offers true luxury. Show notes: - New Segment -Have a Drink on ME! Guess [...] …


#194: Go See This Show!

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2013-06-02 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 1m 6s
Scott finds out surgery is for real. Melissa gives us her best Scott impersonation. Kelly gives us a sneak peek at her upcoming show Freckled For Life. Show notes: - New Segment -Have a Drink on ME! Guess the location where Scott took this picture. One random winner will be selected from all the correct [...] …


#193: Can You Do Evil and Still Be an Angel?

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2013-05-15 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 1m 5s
Vegas weather is warming up. Weight loss update. Melissa tries to qualify for NASCAR on the 215. Scott debates if an Angel has his moral compass broken. Have a Drink on Me has the most entries to date and we debate making some rules. Rolling Stones show that they still have the chops. Show [...] …


#192: Drinking a $1900 Bottle of Wine

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2013-05-08 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 59s
Pimpin Wayne sits in for Melissa. One Scott has a hair cut. The other Scott is about to be cut open. Have a Drink on Me winner and a new contest. Wine as old as Scott and much better tasting. A surprise Favorite 5 for those that are on the Senior Circuit. Show notes: - [...] …


#191: Roasting a Bowie and Sleeping at the Strat

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2013-05-03 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 1m 30s
Celebrity Roast video produced by VVN. Eating and sleeping at Stratosphere. A VIDEO version of Have a Drink on Me. Donny and Marie don’t come cheap. Should a PINUP be less covered up? Gordon Ramsey in Paris. Show notes: - New Segment -Have a Drink on ME! Guess the location where Scott took this picture. [...] …


#190: Meatballs The Size Of Nipples

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2013-04-24 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 34s
One of the shortest Living in Las Vegas shows ever. [Ed. I told you to bet the under.] Pre Zowie Bowie roast picture. Have a Drink on Me contest continues. Scott and Melissa confess their love for the Islands. Hot and Horrible review of a Meatball Spot. Show notes: - New Segment -Have a [...] …


#189: Some Vaults Should Remain Sealed

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2013-04-17 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 1m 22s
We found the best deals in Las Vegas. Downtown; less hotel room, more good stuff happening. Have a Drink on Me winner and new contest! This rock vault should stay sealed. Sneaking around with Pimpin’ Wayne. Zowie Bowie roast. Show notes: - New Segment -Have a Drink on ME! Guess the location where Scott took this [...] …


#188: Scott Wants to Buy You a Drink

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2013-04-10 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 1m 20s
Pimpin’ Wayne returns. BBR showcase. KSHP and VVN join forces. Melissa goes crazy for Clint. Scott wants to buy you a drink. Fancy dining at the D. LVRJ readers have lost their minds! Show notes: - New Segment -Have a Drink on ME! Guess the location where Scott took this picture. One random winner will [...] …


#187: Pubs, Pot, and Pools

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2013-03-20 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 53s
Scott and Melissa go bar hopping with the Ivy’s. Legalizing pot in Nevada; it’s up for a vote. Scott gets crunk. Favorite 5: Summer/Winter Things to Do. Sharp money stays on the over ticket. Show notes: Visit LASIK of Nevada (50% Off Premium LASIK + $200 more if you mention VVN) LiLV Stuff LOOK TO THE RIGHT: [...] …


#186: Is Moving to Las Vegas a Mistake?

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2013-03-13 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 1m 7s
Friends don’t let drunk friends fall. Slotzilla gets its legs. Housing “shadow inventory” exposed (and explained). Scott and Melissa debate whether moving to Vegas was the right decision. Favorite 5: Off Strip Restaurants. Cash another over ticket. Show Notes: Visit LASIK of Nevada (50% Off Premium LASIK + $200 more if you mention VVN) LiLV Stuff LOOK [...] …


#185: Why Does Melissa Hate Magic?

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2013-03-06 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 57s
Curtain Interuptus at Smith Center. The North (Strip) shall rise again. Magic candy. “Hammer-time” without the parachute pants. Scott teaches a military mind control trick. Visit LASIK of Nevada (50% Off Premium LASIK + $200 more if you mention VVN) LiLV Stuff LOOK TO THE RIGHT: Click to Leave a Voice Mail Sign up for Email Alerts [...] …


#184: A Million Dollar Show?

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2013-02-27 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 58s
Scott learns how to negotiate (thanks Jacob). Melissa flirts. Carla’s nipples. Staycation. Good food and service. Big Elvis. A show worth a million dollars? Art of tipping. Show Notes: Visit LASIK of Nevada (50% Off Premium LASIK + $200 more if you mention VVN) LiLV Stuff LOOK TO THE RIGHT: Click to Leave a Voice Mail Sign [...] …


#183: Some Things Cannot Be Unseen

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2013-02-20 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 1m 20s
A gift from the live chat makes Sisqo proud (thong th thong thong thong). An uncomfortable UK “trip” report. The Amazing Johnathan is here. A technology challenge. New homes are half price. Show notes: Visit LASIK of Nevada (50% Off Premium LASIK + $200 more if you mention VVN) Visit Bread and Butter, LV. The [...] …


#182: ‘Favorite 5′ People Watching

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2013-01-23 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 59s
Scott and Melissa share a potpourri of information on this episode of Living In Las Vegas. Scott shares why he would never be on a reality show, questions the logic of construction companies that don’t get the job done, and provokes thought on the need for multiple observation wheels and stadiums in Vegas. Then everyone [...] …


#181: Cage Match - Celine Dion vs Jersey Boys

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2013-01-16 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 1m 13s
Baby it’s f#%king freezing outside! Scott and Melissa prove it’s a frozen tundra outside with icebergs in their pool, share where not to get a flu shot (this is going to sting a bit), and Scott explains how sports betting makes him sweat. Then, with the help of the live chat (which included a [...] …


#180: A First-Hand Look at the Wonderful Life of a High Roller

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2013-01-09 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 1m 19s
Living in Las Vegas in back! Scott and Melissa start the New Year by recapping their New Year’s Eve festivities on The Strip. After we reveal the best place ever to park on New Year’s Eve, we pull the curtain back and see how the high rollers live when they come to Vegas. We [...] …


#179: Exploring Vegas’ Holiday Lights

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2012-12-19 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 58s
Jingle Bell, Jingle Bell, Jingle Bell Rock! We are reveling in the holiday spirit here at VVN, and as a gift to our viewers and listeners, we reveal our line up for the inaugural VVN Holiday Special. Then, after a decadent dinner, Scott and Melissa take us on a holiday journey filled with lights, sound, [...] …


#178: How Do You Judge An American Idol Winner?

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2012-12-12 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 48s
We are getting into the holiday spirit here at VVN, so we are giving away free stuff! Scott and Melissa tell you how to get a free beer, hold a contest for some more free items, and reveal our inaugural Talktails holiday show. Then, after a discussion about “Reality TV” and the harm they [...] …


#177: Tale of Two Buns - Scott Gets a Colonoscopy

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2012-12-05 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney
This week on Living in Las Vegas, we find out what Scott and Michael Jackson have in common as Scott gets violated for a good cause. Once Melissa guides Scott out of his post-colonoscopy drug induced haze, they turn a critical eye towards Cirque du Soleil’s Zarkana, and weigh in with their opinions. We [...] …


#176: SlotZilla

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2012-11-28 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 1m 7s
Scott and Melissa return from Effingham to their first-ever tassel wearing audience. Together they share stories of camouflage and liquor in airports, overpriced steak with great service, and an 11 story monster called SlotZilla set to invade the Fremont Street Experience. (Scott would look good in tassels and camo shorts!) Show notes: Visit LASIK of [...] …


#175: Is it OK to Laugh at a Stripper?

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2012-11-14 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 1m 1s
With Melissa out of town last weekend, Scott was forced to play as a single. He found a different kind of Green Door that revealed a secret bar, laughed at a couple strippers, and continued his successful search for great music in Las Vegas. Hey the boy just wants to have fun! Show notes: Visit [...] …


#174: Savory, Swingin’, and Screams

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2012-11-07 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 55s
Scott and Melissa share an interesting date night with us on this episode of Living in Las Vegas. We start with some savory steak and salmon, then get swingin’ (get your mind out of the gutter) at a hip joint where the music is as beautiful as the scenery. Wrapping up the evening (which Melissa [...] …


#173: Pimpin’ Halloween Edition

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2012-10-31 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 1m 11s
It’s the night before Halloween at VVN and we are joined by a pimp, a princess, and a rabbit on this episode of Living in Las Vegas. After Michael Grimm gives us a taste of blue-eyed soul, we get a behind the scenes view of our newest show FSE Live. Then Melissa reveals a [...] …


#172: Somebody Should Buy Madonna a Watch

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2012-10-17 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 1m 11s
If it’s a Friday night, and you find yourself in Henderson, fear not. . .Lon Bronson will make everything better. And if it’s a Saturday night in Vegas, and Madonna is in town, buy her a watch. (Your patience will be rewarded.) Show notes: Visit LASIK of Nevada (50% Off Premium LASIK + $200 [...] …


#171: Secrets and Screams

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2012-10-10 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 45s
With Halloween (Scott’s favorite holiday) just around the corner, Scott reveals a sideshow with illusions that blew his mind (and left Melissa characteristically unnerved). We also uncover the secret to great smelling casinos and welcome the newest member of the VVN family. Show notes: Visit LASIK of Nevada (50% Off Premium LASIK + $200 more [...] …


#170: Scott Gets Crabs

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2012-10-03 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 1m 9s
With today marking the second anniversary of VVN, Scott and Melissa share fond memories of the networks beginnings, and give thanks to the many who have helped the network grow. Then they weigh in on two places to dine on the strip, one they feel is over-hyped, and the other that is worth the [...] …


#169: Proof That Size Doesn’t Matter, Especially If You Are a Las Vegas Show

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2012-09-26 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 1m 8s
In this episode of Living in Las Vegas, Scott and Melissa discover you don’t need a big budget to thrill your audience. Show notes: Visit LASIK of Nevada (50% Off Premium LASIK + $200 more if you mention VVN) Visit Bread and Butter, LV. The best bakery in Las Vegas! LiLV Stuff LOOK TO THE RIGHT: Click to [...] …


#168: The Best Place To People Watch in Las Vegas

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2012-09-19 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 1m 8s
Scott and Melissa expose it all on this week’s Living in Las Vegas. We start by saying goodbye to Sam and hello to Tara as our new studio apprentice and highlight one of the best local bakeries in Las Vegas (or Henderson). Then we hear from a Street Performer who explains why her’s is [...] …


#167: Farms, Arms, and a New Set with Charm

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2012-09-11 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney
With torrential rains pounding Las Vegas during this episode of Living in Las Vegas, Melissa tries farming (and brings home an intimidating veggie) and goes under the knife with likely the best “Wingman” in Las Vegas. (Be sure to watch the very end of the show. . .funny “set malfunction” to be had by [...] …


#166: Fremont Street Experience – Interview and Announcement

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2012-09-05 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 1m 5s
With Melissa preparing for a surgery, Scott talks with Jeff Victor, president of the Fremont Street Experience. Together they discuss the good, bad, and funny of Fremont Street, from bands that rock (and one that sucked) to how many people visit Fremont Street a year. Scott and Jeff close with a BIG announcement that [...] …


#165: Adoptions, Sno-tinis, and Butt Gaskets?

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2012-08-29 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 53s
Scott and Melissa laugh until they cry this week on Living in Las Vegas. (Alcohol may have played a part.) First we welcome the newest adoption to the Vegas Video Network family, then we discover the deliciousness that is adult sno-tinis, and we close by recounting a trip to Public House where Scott and [...] …


#164: The Best Summer Camp Ever [But DO NOT Bring the Kids]

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2012-08-22 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 54s
Scott and Pimpin’ Wayne hold court on this episode of Living in Las Vegas. We start by recounting the antics of a ninja wanna be (bringing a knife, no matter how large, to a gun fight is a bad idea), question why some stores are already selling Christmas items, find an amazing community theater, [...] …


#163: Live Music In Las Vegas

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2012-08-15 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 1m 14s
Oh friends, this is a good one! Scott and Melissa cover a ton of live music venues in Las Vegas this week. From the vaudeville style of Bonnie Springs and the smoothest jazz ever, to the “hottest band in the land” and a drummer who plays upside down, this show demonstrates the diversity that [...] …


#162: How To File A Small Claims Lawsuit In Las Vegas

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2012-08-08 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 1m 2s
Scott and guest co-host Pimpin’ Wayne discuss the small claims process in Las Vegas. Scott reveals each of the steps he’s taken in pursuit of money owned the network as well as the initial red flags that should have dissuaded him from doing business with the lawsuit’s defendant in the first place. The intent [...] …


#161: No Gracias, We’d Prefer NOT to be Kidnapped

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2012-08-01 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 51s
We cover the gamut on this laugh-filled episode of Living In Las Vegas. Scott and Melissa recount their trip to Cancun including a scary trip back to the airport. We get an update on Scott’s phone dilemma and more time saving probate tips. They also discuss today’s hotel fire at TI and a solution [...] …


#160: Best of LiLV – Volume 03

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2012-08-01 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 30s
With Scott and Melissa taking some time off to celebrate their anniversary, we put together some more funny clips from a few of our favorite Living in Las Vegas shows. Watch and laugh as we share some of action that happens before the cameras roll live, Scott’s challenges with ordering a drink, learn what [...] …


#159: “Secret” Show By Las Vegas Entertainers Is Pure Magic

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2012-07-18 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 1m 6s
Full length shows of Living In Las Vegas are back! Scott and Melissa liven up the set with stories from the secret “Stifler” gig (Frankie Moreno & Friends) at The Palms, Scott’s rant against Verizon Wireless, and close by reliving Disneyland’s wild and wet rides. (Psst…don’t play Words With Friends with Scott. He cheats!) Visit [...] …


#158: Healthcare in Las Vegas – What Are Your Rights?

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2012-07-12 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 1m 27s
In an emotionally-charged edition of Living in Las Vegas, we break from our four-segment format as Scott and Melissa discuss the state of healthcare in Las Vegas, your rights when you have a loved one in a critical medical situation, and things to consider when preparing your own estate. (This is a [...] …


#157: Best of LiLV - Volume 02

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2012-07-12 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 27s
With Scott and Melissa still taking a little time off, we put together some funny and informative clips from a few of our favorite Living in Las Vegas shows. Enjoy discussions about gifts from Russia, secret villas, a fancy three page drink menu, people in bubbles and more on this episode of the [...] …


#156: A Quick Stroll Down Memory Lane. . .

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2012-06-27 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 23s
With Scott and Melissa away we have complied a few clips highlighting some of the best of Living in Las Vegas over the past few months. Watch as they discuss drunken women, what makes Scott happy, a whorehouse (maybe this makes Scott happy?), a spit take, man junk, naughty bits and more on the [...] …


#155: Our Top 3 Date Night Delights

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2012-06-20 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 25s
This edition of Living in Las Vegas goes out to all the ladies. . .well, actually, it goes out to all the men who want to get lucky with all the ladies. Scott and Melissa visit three of their favorite “get-lucky” restaurants in Las Vegas. We’ve got a killer view with equally great food, a [...] …


#154: Sex, Glowsticks and Furry Boots

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2012-06-15 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 27s
Jacob and Pimpin’ Wayne hold court this week on Living In Las Vegas. Together they talk about the Electric Daisy Carnival’s impact on the Las Vegas economy, the controversy surrounding the Pacquiao fight, and one very important tourist tip about sex in Nevada. Visit LASIK of Nevada (50% Off Premium LASIK + $200 more [...] …


#153: A World Traveler’s View - Best/Worst 3 Things About Las Vegas

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2012-06-06 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 25s
After agreeing that Pimpin’ Wayne provided the world’s greatest blender, aptly named Margaritaville, to the VVN international pool party this last weekend, special guest and U.K. Ambassador Neil Mitchell joins Scott on Living In Las Vegas this week. Neil shares why he and his wife Sarah have chosen Las Vegas as their holiday destination [...] …


#152: A Unique Field of Dreams

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2012-05-23 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 25s
Living In Las Vegas is action packed this week. Scott and Melissa begin with a review of the revamped Talktails. Then they share a sneak peek of the secret villas at the Mirage (see Living In Las Vegas #149) and close out by highlighting an organization that allows children with cognitive and physical challenges [...] …


#151: Putting Your Life In The Hands Of A Carny

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2012-05-16 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 1m 1s
Wayne sits in for Melissa on tonight’s episode of Living in Las Vegas as Scott reveals a new show as well as a revamped show coming soon to VVN. Then the guys measure their courage by revealing which carnival rides they are man enough to be strapped in to at the San Gennaro Feast. [...] …


#150: Who’s Gonna Drive You Home?

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2012-05-15 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 25s
Jacob sits in this week as Scott and Melissa are out of town. We review the Vegas Video Network’s Cinco De Mayo celebration and how this holiday is not what we thought it was. Then we examine why a certain technology company may be driving you home and anywhere else you want to go [...] …


#149: The Secret Door at The Mirage

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2012-05-02 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 26s
Our adopted Russian son, Stuart, stops by to drop off a few gifts and reveals the story of the secret door at The Mirage. Those who find it are exposed to private villas, your very own swimming pool and a butler at your beck and call. Visit LASIK of Nevada (50% Off Premium LASIK + [...] …


#148: Wigs, Waffles and Whirlpools

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2012-04-25 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 49s
Scott and Melissa take us on a journey through two houses, one filled with high hair whores (from Texas), the other stacked high with chicken & waffles and drinks that are just the right size. Then Melissa wraps up by telling us about her spa experience at Palms Place–while the masseuse was wonderful, the [...] …


#147: Does Scott Owe the Review-Journal Readers an Apology?

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2012-04-17 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 1m 10s
Scott and Melissa believe the best cure for a hangover is a McDonald’s cheeseburger, fries and a Coke. However, there’s a new business in Las Vegas that thinks otherwise. Then after a surprising dining experience at RM Seafood, the Whitney’s head to the Luxor and confirm that topless shows are fantastic. (Oh, and Lorena [...] …


#146: The Truth About Making a Living as a Musician in Las Vegas

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2012-04-11 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 1m 25s
With Melissa out on location (ie; her job), Pimpin’ Wayne and Scott begin this episode of Living in Las Vegas with a chat about the Vegas version of our National Pastime (which features $1 beer). Next, we bring in Pub Crawl’s David Ivy for an insider’s glimpse at the music scene in [...] …


#145: Best of Las Vegas 2012 - Are You F’ing Kidding Me?!

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2012-04-03 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 1m 10s
With gas over $4 a gallon and airfares going up, it’s hard for many folks to vacation in Las Vegas. That’s the bad news. The good news? According to the collective intelligence that is the Las Vegas Review-Journal readers, you don’t need to come to Las Vegas for the best. Congratulations Paducah, Kentucky, that [...] …


#144: Le Reve, a Dream. Le Reve Marketing, a Nightmare

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2012-03-27 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 55s
On this episodeLiving in Las Vegas, Scott and Melissa describe incredible pizza made in just 90 seconds, new boots that are made for walking and how Wynn gets it wrong. Show notes: Visit LASIK of Nevada (50% Off Premium LASIK + $200 more if you mention VVN) LiLV Stuff LOOK TO THE RIGHT: Click to Leave a [...] …


#143: We Meet Chazz, Get Musical, and Invent a New Pay Per View Network

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2012-03-20 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 1m 18s
Before meeting VVN friend Chazz Palminteri (with special guest Cheryl Coon), we talk Las Vegas Real Estate, highlight some cool music festivals and help a fan from Russia. Show notes: Visit LASIK of Nevada (50% Off Premium LASIK + $200 more if you mention VVN) LiLV Stuff LOOK TO THE RIGHT: Click to Leave a Voice Mail [...] …


#142: Dinner with Oscar, a Concert at The Smith Center

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2012-03-14 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 56s
Although playing hurt, Melissa is back! We talk about a Nancy Raygun controversy, dinner at one of the most romantic restaurants in Las Vegas, then review our first visit to The Smith Center for the Performing Arts, where we saw Bela Fleck and The Flecktones in concert. Visit LASIK of Nevada (50% Off Premium LASIK [...] …


#141: The Royal House - Don’t Know About it? You Will.

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2012-03-07 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 1m 19s
In Las Vegas, where news about our hotels and casinos are often doom and gloom (Fountain Bleu, Echelon, etc.), it’s refreshing to find a property that has successfully bucked that trend. In this episode of Living in Las Vegas, Scott interviews Bob O’Neil, one of the folks responsible for the resurrection of The [...] …


#139: See Scott Stay Out Late. See Melissa Talk to Scott. Run Scott, Run.

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2012-02-07 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 50s
After reviewing a few critical interview tips after Scott’s first talk with an applicant for the VVN apprentice job (yikes), we spot the drunkest girl EVER and engage in a high-velocity chat about the late-night habits of one of your hosts. Visit LASIK of Nevada (50% Off Premium LASIK + $200 more if you mention [...] …


#138: Getting a Job in Vegas and Other Viewer Questions

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2012-02-01 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 1m 2s
Having just returned from 10 days in London, we have an interesting take on the UK’s view of Las Vegas. We also take steps to solve the Las Vegas unemployment problem by helping folks land a job in our fair city; either by working at the Vegas Video Network or by some great tips [...] …


#137: Our Real Estate Market - Great For Some, Terrible for Others

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2012-01-18 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 1m 0s
For those in our audience considering a move to Las Vegas, among the most often-asked questions is about the real estate market. In this episode of the Living in Las Vegas Podcast, Scott and Melissa compare what they went through when purchasing their home in 2003 to what is happening in the market [...] …


#136: Las Vegas in 2012 - Wishes, Wants, and Weight

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2012-01-11 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 1m 3s
Today’s Living in Las Vegas Podcast begins with a weight-loss challenge. We get our laughs (and calories) on at one of the many home-grown comedy shows found here in Las Vegas. And we share what we’re looking forward to (and hoping for) in Las Vegas 2012. Show notes: Visit LASIK of Nevada (50% [...] …


#135: New Years Eve in Vegas, or How to Avoid Projectile Vomit

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2012-01-04 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 1m 6s
For our first Living in Las Vegas Podcast of 2012, we start a weight-loss revolution and explain how you can have a great evening of dinner, drinks and a show at the Mirage. We then rock out with a Guns n’ Roses member and review what New Years Eve is like on Fremont Street. [...] …


#134: Christmas in Las Vegas - Five Fun Favorites

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2011-12-13 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 1m 3s
We begin today’s Living in Las Vegas Podcast with an exciting announcement about the number of people who’ve been watching VVN’s live broadcasts. That’s followed up with some free Christmas music and a behind-the-scenes look at what it was like to meet Bill Engvall. We wrap things up with five* things to do for [...] …


#133: GiddyUp Little Doggies! We’re Back in the Saddle!

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2011-12-06 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 1m 5s
After adopting our latest child (Wayne), this episode of the Living in Las Vegas Podcast begins by exposing a potentially disturbing side of Scott with a peek at the Cowboy Christmas. We get some “insider” info about why we’re seeing a bunch of guys in hard-hats running around Fountainbleu. We’re joined by our [...] …


#132: What? Doesn’t Every Podcast Have a Sommelier?

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2011-11-23 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 1m 8s
After another great pep talk from Melissa, the Whitney’s begin today’s Living in Las Vegas Podcast with our first non-human adoption and an additional touch of class, thanks to Wayne the Sommelier (keep the tip, W). Scott follows with his journey to the Playboy Comedy Club, Ellis Island, and Bootlegger’s Bistro Jazz Open [...] …


#131: Muskrat Love: Nothing Happened - It Was Just Horseplay

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2011-11-15 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 1m 7s
On this episode of the Living in Las Vegas Podcast, Scott and Melissa rub elbows with Vegas’ top chefs and food critics in celebration of the Eating Las Vegas 2012 book launch. Then, we sign up for another show (Bella Fleck) at The Smith Center. We wrap things up with a visit to [...] …


#130: Scott Screams Like a Little Girl at Adventuredome

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2011-11-08 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 1m 2s
On this episode of the Living in Las Vegas Podcast Scott begins with an example of the typical Vegas driver, which leads to pointers on what to do if you get a ticket. Then, we get energized with a talk about recreational sports in the city followed by the most embarrassing roller coaster [...] …


#129: New Studio and the Adoption Went Through

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2011-11-02 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 1m 2s
The Living in Las Vegas Podcast continues with another rounds of firsts. We begin by showing off our new studio digs, then we have our first adoption (Hi, Kendall.) Afterward, Scott rebels against the revised Haunted Mansion at the Happiest Place on Earth, then we wrap up with some wild photos of Halloween costumes [...] …


#128: What to do When Your Studio Dies

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2011-10-19 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 47s
In a first for the Living in Las Vegas Podcast, after over six years of successful shows, we have a complete studio failure at the PodWorx studio (vs. the Vegas Video Network studio). This episode is the result of that event. (Anybody want to buy a $7900 computer. . .that doesn’t power up?) …


#127: Who Is On Your “List”? Part 2

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2011-10-12 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 49s
[Had a technical issue (thanks Cox) so we have a part 1 and part 2 for the video.] PART TWO: After a quick review of the Vegas Video Network One-Year Anniversary Party (and a tip on the Roku trivia question. . .which is still on-going), we sidestep food poisoning, wonder what’s happening to the Tropicana, go [...] …


#127: Who Is On Your “List”? Part 1

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2011-10-12 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 16s
[Had a technical issue (thanks Cox) so we have a part 1 and part 2 for the video.] PART ONE: After a quick review of the Vegas Video Network One-Year Anniversary Party (and a tip on the Roku trivia question. . .which is still on-going), we sidestep food poisoning, wonder what’s happening to the Tropicana, go [...] …


#126: RAW:Vegas; What First Friday Should Be

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2011-09-28 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 1m 10s
When we first moved to Las Vegas, we were really excited about First Friday, the once-a-month art gathering in downtown Las Vegas. But after a few visits, it felt less about art and more about miserable-looking 20-somethings in skinny jeans and black eye-shadow. In this episode of Living in Las Vegas, we [...] …


#125: Apparently, I Can’t Name That Tune!

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2011-09-21 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 1m 0s
After some good news from Roku and a Living in Las Vegas investigation about the sexual-innuendos found on the 215 freeway bridges, we get up on stage and NAME. . .THAT. . .TUNE! (Well, one of us did. . .kind of.) Show notes: Visit LASIK of Nevada (50% Off Premium LASIK + $200 more if [...] …


#124: A Love Connection at the LiLV/VVN Meetup?

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2011-09-16 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 1m 27s
Oh sure, we deliver a nice balance of information and opinion about what it’s like to live in Las Vegas. . .and we’ve even helped a handful of folks get a job. But what about love? Well, in this episode of Living in Las Vegas, we link the names of the many [...] …


#123: Road Trip [or How to Provoke a Steer to Charge Your Car]

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2011-09-07 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 1m 18s
Because Las Vegas is close to so many other cool places, for this episode of Living in Las Vegas, we thought we’d take a bit of a road trip over the Labor Day weekend. We visited Flagstaff, saw Huey Lewis and the News, and spent some time in Sedona. On the way home, [...] …


#122: Sailor Jerry is not to be Trusted

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2011-08-31 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 59s
Before we speak of the evil that is Sailor Jerry, we talk about one of the best deals in Las Vegas; Restaurant Week. Then, we get jazzy at The Smith Center and talk comedy at the Hard Rock Cafe. Show notes: Visit LASIK of Nevada (50% Off Premium LASIK + $200 more if you [...] …


#121: Should You (or Your Parents) Retire in Las Vegas?

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2011-08-24 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 51s
After talking about the upcoming meetup, car accidents on 215, one of the best comedy shows we’ve ever seen, and the fact that MGM has to deal with two disasters on their hands (Kardashians and the Harmon Tower), we consider whether or not we did the right thing by having Scott’s mom finally retire [...] …


#120: Vegas Video Network - Now on Your Television

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2011-08-22 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 1m 5s
First, the next meetup is CONFIRMED for September 9th at the RHUMBAR! (More details in the video version.) Next, two big announcements from VVN including a new host for Awkward Silence 2.1 and your ability to watch all our shows on your television (without using your computer!). Finally, we give a very cool behind-the-scenes [...] …


#119: What Really Happened at the VVN Invitational

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2011-08-10 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 1m 0s
Considering the high-stakes nature of the 1st Annual VVN Mini-Golf Invitational, it’s not surprising that some misinformation was disseminated. In this episode of Living in Las Vegas, we provide an accurate assessment of the event. We follow with a great experience at Capital Grille, which has the best deal on wine we’ve ever [...] …


#118: Hercules Punch and Cabanas at Caesars Palace

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2011-08-03 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 1m 14s
We covered quite a bit a ground on this episode of Living in Las Vegas. First, a gauntlet was thrown. (Pity poor Wayne.) Then, rumor has it we’ve got another LiLV Meetup in the works. Finally, we start getting healthier and to celebrate we drink from a punch bowl made of ice (and filled [...] …


#117: Broadway on Vegas at The Smith Center

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2011-07-27 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 1m 10s
When it comes to bringing Broadway shows to Las Vegas, there has been success (Lion King, Phantom of the Opera, Mama Mia) and failure (Avenue Q, The Producers). In this episode of Living in Las Vegas, we talk about The Smith Center, a “world-class performing arts center” that is expected to bring the [...] …


#116v2: Drinks the Size of Your Torso

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2011-07-20 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 57s
This should have been episode #117, but an evil force (Windows XP) and Scott’s careless use of the delete key killed last week’s episode. Which was really a fun show. Ask the live chat folks. Anywho, today’s Living in Las Vegas features a special twist with our hosts, proves Nevada really is the [...] …


#115: How to Safely Attend a Ted Nugent Concert

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2011-07-06 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 1m 13s
For this edition of Living in Las Vegas, as we recover from a 4th of July weekend that included full-contact Mexican Dominoes and viewer questions about the terror that is the Stratosphere “rides”, Melissa and Scott debate the “message” Uncle Ted Nugent delivered during his concert. Show notes: Visit LASIK of Nevada (50% Off [...] …


#114: A First-Hand Look at Crime in Vegas

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2011-06-29 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 55s
Like any large city, Las Vegas has its fair share of crime. But when it comes a little too close to home. . .well. . .that’s not a feature. In this episode of Living in Las Vegas, we talk about crime in Vegas, share a personal experience, and show you a website that [...] …


#113: What We Found at the Sahara Liquidation Sale

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0000-00-00 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 1m 11s
In what was one of the most surreal experiences since we’ve lived in Las Vegas, this edition of the Living in Las Vegas Podcast find hosts Scott and Melissa roaming around the shuttered Sahara Hotel and Casino, in what felt like a weird version o…


#112: I Hope We Pass the Audition

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0000-00-00 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 1m 8s
In our first episode to be syndicated on Las Vegas’ AM 1400, KSHP, this episode of the Living in Las Vegas Podcast features the great outdoors, man’s best friend, and proof that you can be a senior citizen and still rock. (And yes, I wore …


#111: Stranded at the Drive-In

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0000-00-00 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 33s
Remember back in high school when you and your friends would pile into your buddy’s car and go to the drive-in theater? Well, you would if you were hosts Scott and Melissa’s high school friends! In this episode of the Living in Las Vegas P…


#110: 1AM on a Saturday? Let’s Get a Tattoo

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0000-00-00 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 1m 14s
For this Memorial Day weekend, some of our good friends from California decided to visit Vegas for some much-needed “adult-time”. So for this episode of the Living in Las Vegas Podcast, we check out some nearly nude “street performer…


#109: Zumanity vs. Absinthe

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0000-00-00 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 50s
When we saw Absinthe, like most everybody else, we thought it was funny, very entertaining and completely original. In this episode of the Living in Las Vegas Podcast, we may have not been completely correct. (Oh, and we try our hand at golf. It’…


#108: So Long Sahara, Hello Carpet Cleaner

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0000-00-00 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 48s
On this episode of the Living In Las Vegas Podcast, we wish the Sahara bye bye, examine Melissa’s dreams, and provide the following tip: don’t let your dog eat fertilizer. It’s not good for the dog or your carpet. Show notes: Visit …


#107: News Shows, New Beginnings, New Dog?

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0000-00-00 :: PodWorx, Inc. / Scott Whitney Length: 54s
In the course of the last week, there has been quite a few new and exciting things happening for your friends the Whitney’s. We’ve got a new show on VVN (with a sneak peek to boot), Pub Crawl’s David Ivy is about to be a rock star, a…


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