Prehistoric Southern Nevada was originally a marshland. Then somebody invented booze,
and before you could say switcherooni, Vegas was born. The whole Sin City saga
unfolds here, right before your eyes. We'll tell you who built this town,
who built careers in this town, and where Frank, Elvis and other famous cats
played their first Vegas gigs.
We'll also give you fascinating backgrounds on
pioneers like Benjamin 'Bugsy' Seigal, who ran the Flamingo Hotel 'til he
got an unexpected visit from the ugly end of a shotgun. Click on the Photo
Gallery for an eyeful of famous and infamous faces, or mouse over to Vegas
Top 10's, our list of songs, singers, gangsters, and curmugeons that are forever part of
the Vegas fabric.
So start clickin' baby. Get a rare behind-the-scenes look at
the people behind the Vegas legend while you, ya know, sit on your behind.