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Speaking of Strange Beasts | 11-16-2018

As expected, self-described pimp Dennis Hof – who also liked to call himself the “Trump of Pahrump” – won his race for the 36 th Nevada Assembly District a few weeks ago. That’s a problem because Hof is dead, having gone...

Wanted, Dead or Alive | 10-19-2018

Bombastic brothel owner Dennis Hof may be dead, but he’s likely going to win election to the Nevada legislature anyway. That’s because, as KTLA reports , it’s too late to remove the self-described pimp and “Trump of Pahrump”...

All in the Family, Feuds Edition | 10-05-2018

Nobody needs to tell us that recent political events have caused huge riffs between friends and families on opposite sides of the political spectrum. But those feuds are not relegated to voters – pols are increasingly finding themselves crossways...

Straight Up Pimpin’ | 06-15-2018

It was bound to happen. Last week GOP voters in Nevada’s Nye County nominated self-proclaimed and unapologetic pimp Dennis Hof to represent them in the Silver State Assembly. Hof is known to most folks as the owner of a string of brothels in Nye...

Brother from Another Mother | 03-16-2018

Nevada brothel owner Dennis Hof is no stranger to politics, dubious celebrity status or controversy. So then it should come as no surprise that, as the Los Angeles Times reports , Hof is making a run at the Silver State Assembly. Nor should it shock anyone...

Capital Confusion | 08-05-2016

Speaking of verbal boo boos...let’s give a nice golf clap to Nevada state Republican Party Chairman Michael McDonald. During the state roll call at the July RNC in Cleveland, McDonald referred to Las Vegas as being “the most entertaining capital...

Just Plain Stupid | 12-11-2015

And then there is Nevada Assemblymember Michele Fiore. As reported in the Las Vegas Sun , the aspiring Congressional candidate went all Trump-like last week, announcing she would like nothing more than to “fly to Paris and shoot ‘em in the...