Category Archives: Backstairs at the Monte Carlo: A Vegas Memoir!
Do you want to clock in with the graveyard crew at the Security Department at the Monte Carlo Hotel and Casino? Of course you do.
Monte Carlo Security Department Radio Codes and Floor Duties Common Monte Carlo Security Department 10 Codes 10-4 – Copy; I understand 10-6 – Busy, not available for assignment 10-8 – Available for assignment 10-9 – Repeat last transmission 10-10 – … Continue reading
July 30 Here was your hotel lineup for last night. Henry is the radio designation for officers working the hotel: Henry 1 – Old Man Pilcher Henry 2 – moi Henry 2.5 – X-Ray Henry 3 – Jose The great … Continue reading
July 31 Got off a funny line in briefing last night. At least I thought it was funny. It seemed to go over the heads of most the ding-dongs and misfits that comprise the MCSD graveyard crew. 88TonyB had passed … Continue reading
August 4 There’s a swing shift opening up for bid and Houchins has announced he wants it, and since he’s senior to anyone else who wants it, he’ll get it. I happen to be a few days senior to Houchins, … Continue reading
August 6 Oh, baby, we were humming in the hotel last night. From the get-go it was non-stop on the hotel front lines. We were so busy my first 10-10 (ten-minute break) was delayed twice. The first time I actually … Continue reading
August 7 Here was your Henry lineup for last night: Henry 1 – Old Man Pilcher (OMP) Henry 2 – moi Henry 3 – Houchins Henry 4 – Orwad D-Dawg was originally scheduled for the three hole, but like he … Continue reading
August 8 I pretended to be mad at Houchins all night for scamming Eddie 1 (the employee parking lot). It started in briefing when I called him a “fucking cocksucker” and continued when I went out to relieve him for … Continue reading
August 10 Here was your Henry lineup for tonight: Henry 1 – moi Henry 2 – Orwad Henry 3 – Special Ed Oh baby, I thought D-Dawg was in deep trouble last night. I’m at 482 and I notice Heidi … Continue reading