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Old 03-31-2009, 12:47 PM
 
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Default what Las vegas souveniers to take?

We r visiting Atlanta next week to meet our friends. What can we take as souveniers from Las vegas especially for kids? There are abt 10-12 of them !
Please suggest something.Thanks
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Old 03-31-2009, 12:57 PM
 
Location: Las Vegas
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We r visiting Atlanta next week to meet our friends. What can we take as souveniers from Las vegas especially for kids? There are abt 10-12 of them !
Please suggest something.Thanks
T-shirts ali !!! Kids love them!

You can get some pretty good deals on them at that ABC shop inside Planet Hollywood, Fremont Street or even in Walgreens. They all have "Las Vegas" on them and you can pick out a special one for each child!
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Old 03-31-2009, 01:01 PM
 
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Thanks
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Old 03-31-2009, 01:35 PM
 
Location: Las Vegas, Nevada
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Go to the world's largest gift shop on the Strip at Sahara, cater-cornered to the Sahara Hotel. They have everything. And remember, Las Vegas doesn't mean much to kids. They like small gadgets and toys. In fact they might throw the toy away and play with the box if they are very young. Kids just like it that you thought of them.
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Old 03-31-2009, 01:40 PM
 
Location: Beautiful Upstate NY!
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just go to any casino cage and ask for 10-12 spanking new $1 chips.

(WARNING: Not intended for infants or small children who may put them in their mouth)
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Old 03-31-2009, 01:52 PM
 
Location: Las Vegas
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I think the poker chips would be appreciated even by adults. Tell em its their good luck piece to carry with them at all times. What a great idea. AND, they come in all gift giving denominations. AND they will think of you every time they need a little luck.

Rep up jfkIII

Darn, they wouldn't let me rep you dude.
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Old 03-31-2009, 01:57 PM
 
Location: Beautiful Upstate NY!
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Thanks, doubleR-quadA...

not to mention that they are nice and light to transport through airports, etc. One could even mix them up a bit from different casinos, just taking a nice stroll up and down the strip (you know how possessive kids get...this makes sure that each kids get his own personal chip and cannot be mistaken by others that it is theirs). Great price, too.
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Old 03-31-2009, 04:37 PM
 
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The chips are such a great idea, maybe we can start a thing where they become the "in" thing. We could start a rumor that every cool kid needs the complete set of $5 chips representing every casino in Las Vegas and then under pressure, every parent that visits will also kick up the economy by hitting every casino before they return home to complete their collection.
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Old 03-31-2009, 04:45 PM
 
Location: Las Vegas
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That is just so funny. "Training the gamblers of tomorrow."

We (you) have now solved the financial crisis of Las Vegas. Quick someone call the Mayor and the (whatever the name is of that Las Vegas promotional board).

Taxes will go down and we'll all be out of debt in no time.
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Old 03-31-2009, 04:53 PM
 
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Ah, but this is Las Vegas. It's not gambling, it's gaming.
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