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‘What Happens In Vegas’ Slogan Returns After Mass Shooting

‘What Happens In Vegas’ Slogan Returns After Mass Shooting …

Las Vegas revives ‘What happens here, stays here’ campaign

Three months after a mass shooting that killed dozens of concert goers on the Las Vegas strip, the gambling mecca has revived a lighthearted advertising campaign that once again paints the Nevada city as a place of reckless abandon and celebration.

Following the Oct. 1 shooting, the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority halted all campaigns that relied on the long-held motto “What happens here, stays here.” It was replaced with the hashtag #Vegasstrong, and a message of unity and recovery.

The massacre killed 58 people and left more than 500 others wounded when Stephen Paddock, 64, opened fire from the window of his room on the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay Hotel and Casino.

Ten days after the shooting, the visitors authority released a new ad on national television and social media sites, featuring photos and Twitter posts from Vegas fans expressing support and vowing to come back following the tragedy.

Read more at: http://www.latimes.com/business/la-fi-las-vegas-campaign-20180102-story.html

What Happens to Survivors of Mass Shootings Like Las Vegas?

When a gunman who had coolly calculated his strategy for maximum damage opened fire on a crowded concert in Las Vegas earlier this month, he killed 58 people, making it the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history. Numerous media outlets have painstakingly assembled the stories of those who died and humanized them in death. But somewhat less discussed are the 489 other individuals he injured.

We know from examining the aftermaths of other mass shootings that these hundreds of injured have a long and difficult journey ahead of them,

Read more at: http://www.rollingstone.com/politics/features/what-happens-to-survivors-of-mass-shootings-like-las-vegas-w508795