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    Living under the Vegas Strip

    Very interesting article about a community that lives underneath the Vegas Strip in flood tunnels. They say as many as 700 live under there.

    The people living in drains below Las Vegas | The Sun |Features



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    Re: Living under the Vegas Strip

    Somebody is taking Demolition Man a little too seriously.




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    Re: Living under the Vegas Strip

    That was slightly disturbing. I had no idea that actually existed.



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    Re: Living under the Vegas Strip

    I was there back in 99 when they had a huge flood. There was water running into the casinos. It was one of the most disgusting things I've ever seen. A lot of porn mags and beer bottles floating.

    Lets just say it wasn't a good day to rent a mustang cobra convertible :(



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    Re: Living under the Vegas Strip

    wow...thats crazy


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    Re: Living under the Vegas Strip

    That is just nuts



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    Re: Living under the Vegas Strip

    C.H.U.D.



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    Re: Living under the Vegas Strip

    sounds like a CSI episode.



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    Re: Living under the Vegas Strip

    Dateline had a special on this and they said that the cops don't go down there because it's so dangerous.



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    Re: Living under the Vegas Strip

    Quote Originally Posted by 2forISU View Post
    Dateline had a special on this and they said that the cops don't go down there because it's so dangerous.
    Or they'd rather have them live out of sight where natural selection is going to someday wipe them out via a storm.


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    Re: Living under the Vegas Strip

    Am I the only one who is skeptical on this story? The source is The Sun.



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    Re: Living under the Vegas Strip

    they've done enitre movies about the C.H.U.D.s, it's reliable


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    Re: Living under the Vegas Strip

    They only come out at night for the UNLV football games. Locals call them the UNLV Marching Band. I saw them in person last year.


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    Re: Living under the Vegas Strip

    Quote Originally Posted by GeronimusClone View Post
    Or they'd rather have them live out of sight where natural selection is going to someday wipe them out via a storm.
    This.....




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    Re: Living under the Vegas Strip

    There was a story last night on Nightline about this. The video is crazy! There is a couple living down there and their "area" looks just like a room in a house complete with a bed, bookshelves, table, chairs- sans the electricity.

    Las Vegas Strip Home to Homeless - ABC News



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