Originally Posted by Riverman
Best way to blow $2k is obviously on an obscenely awesome dinner at like Picasso or JR or whatever with world-class wine. Like it makes me ill to think of how dumb playing roulette is in comparison.
Yeah - imo key to a successful Vegas trip is to budget for things you know you'll enjoy: great meals / bottle service at clubs / strip clubs / shows / whatever. Also if they're planned events with a specific start time, it forces you off the tables.
SC - sorry to hear, if it's any comfort something like this happens to everyone at some point in Vegas.
ETA - Oh, I thought you were poster SomethingClever, one who wrote a book?