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It’s ironic that just one day after the last tower of the Riviera Hotel was imploded, the Summit Inn burned to the ground.
The Riviera was the ninth casino and the first high-rise to be built on the Las Vegas Strip. 223 more words
Playing the oboe is difficult. It’s a woodwind instrument topped with a double reed made of cane, wire, cord, cork, nail varnish, beeswax and brass. When the reed is working well the oboe makes a beguiling and plaintive sound (think of the solo from Swan Lake or at the start of the slow movement of Brahms’ Violin Concerto). 930 more words