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Las Vegas: When The 'Sin City’ Literally Sinned 7 Times

Big buffets and bigger casinos are just a few things you know about Las Vegas. There are so many other facts about the ‘Sin City’ you probably don’t know of.

Here are 7 things you’d like to know about Las Vegas:
  1. There’s estimated to be at least 1,000 people living beneath Vegas in underground tunnels.
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  2. In 1980, a Las Vegas hospital had to suspend workers who were betting on when patients would die. One nurse was even accused of murdering a patient so she would win.
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  3. It would take 288 years for one person to spend one night in every hotel room in Las Vegas.
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  4. Contrary to popular belief, prostitution in Las Vegas is not legal.
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  5. Frederick W. Smith, the founder and CEO of FedEx, saved his company by gambling in Las Vegas. He took FedEx’s last $5,000 to Sin City and won $27,000 while gambling on blackjack, paying for the company’s $24,000 fuel bill.
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  6. Water structures in Las Vegas, like fountains and man-made lakes, use something called grey-water, which is recycled water from sinks, bathtubs and showers.
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  7. Approximately 34% of thefts and cheating in Las Vegas casinos are committed by staff.
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That’s too much to know about your dream city to visit right? Go travel somewhere else too!