|Bellagio (Las Vegas) - Nevada 2012|
"One night last May, some twenty financiers and politicians met for dinner in the
Tuscany private dining
room at the Bellagio hotel in Las
Vegas. . . . The richest man in the room was Leon
Cooperman, a Bronx-born, sixty-nine-year-old billionaire. . . . in an interview and in a speech, [Cooperman]
has gone so far as to draw a parallel between Obama’s election and the rise of
the Third Reich."
“Super-Rich Irony” by Chrystia Freeland - The New Yorker
Mike had intended to stay overnight in
Vegas, but realized that he could bypass it and head directly into Utah. So all he saw of
Vegas this time was glimpses from the freeway, including this fleeting look at
So that’s what goes on at the Bellagio! But wait! Didn’t Mike stay there once, back in the 90’s?