Editor’s note: Penn Jillette — the larger, louder half of Penn & Teller — is a magician, comedian, actor, author and producer. At a February 2 town hall in Nashua, New Hampshire, President Obama said, “You don’t blow a bunch of cash on Vegas when you’re trying to save for college.”
Las Vegas, Nevada (CNN) — President Obama made a couple of stupid little jokes about Vegas. He uses our Las Vegas as a symbol. Everyone knows what Vegas means. Doc Pomus wrote “Viva Las Vegas” for Elvis years before Doc ever visited Sin City and got everything right.