Published: Sun, 25 Jun 2017 13:41:29 +0000Summary: Get through your early-summer "meh!" thorough us, as Jason and Tony are neither happy nor sad with the Dragon Lady doppelbock from Lithuania and the Raices cigar from Alec Bradley. We liven it up a bit, though, with a refresher about tipping at the casino..
Published: Sun, 18 Jun 2017 14:26:51 +0000Summary: In this episode, we begin a four-part tour of European beers by enjoying Switzerland's Holzfass. Tony shares his disappointment with the Gran Habano Connecticut No. 1 while Jason elucidates his better experience with the El Gueguense cigar--a Nicaraguan p..
Published: Sun, 11 Jun 2017 14:23:06 +0000Summary: Whilst sipping from a generous pour of Macallan Amber single-malt Scotch whisky, Tony regales Jason with his tales of big wins and big hangovers that accompanied his 40th birthday in Las Vegas amid the festivities of 360Vegas Vacation IV...
Published: Sun, 04 Jun 2017 16:25:12 +0000Summary: This week we drink three different types of whiskey from the Journeyman Distillery collection, we smoke a Punch Bareknuckle & Por Larranaga cigar. Finally, we finish up reviewing a Supreme Court case of Lewis v. Clark which address Indian Tribal Immu..
Published: Sun, 14 May 2017 04:22:12 +0000Summary: We drink Saki this week! That's a rarity for the VLO Boys. See if you agree with our assessments of three different types of Saki in the sampler pack, Tony bought. Next, Tony will discuss the Davidoff Art Series 2016 cigar, while Jason discusses the value..
Published: Sun, 07 May 2017 14:04:58 +0000Summary: Launch your weekly voyage into the manly vices with the La Lousiane cocktail. Sip it while Tony praises the Arturo Fuente Rosado Sun Grown cigar and Jason vilifies the Pinar del Rio Liga Cubana No. 5. Then learn about the proposed Nevada legislation to co..
Published: Sun, 30 Apr 2017 13:53:31 +0000Summary: No outtakes in this show, because the show IS the outtake! We review the Chicago cocktail, Tony covers the A Turrent Six Generations Corona Gorda, Jason speaks to the Alec Bradley Fine and Rare Third Issue, then your generals of gaming discuss the slow ev..
Published: Sun, 23 Apr 2017 14:32:46 +0000Summary: In this exciting but somewhat stitched-together Frankenpodcast, Jason and Tony sip the Godmother cocktail while pontificating about the Rocky Patel Zen by Nish Patel and the Gurkha Cellar Reserve Hedonism cigars. Then your gurus of gambling review the sad..
Published: Sun, 16 Apr 2017 14:45:57 +0000Summary: Happy Easter! When you've had your fill of chocolate, pivot to the tasty 1835 Texas bourbon graciously sent to us by listener Danny Z -- and pair it, perhaps, with a solid Don Diego Privada No. 2. After you've digested those reviews, you'll hear your guru..
Published: Sun, 09 Apr 2017 14:02:18 +0000Summary: In this shorter and slightly less focused episode, Jason and Tony begin with seven tips for managing flaming cocktails. Then Tony discusses the Laranja Reserva cigar, followed by Jason's review of the Inch by E.P. Carillo. Then your patriarchs of podcasti..
Published: Sun, 08 Jan 2017 16:51:18 +0000Summary: Another solo Jason show -- but only because we BOTH have unexpected car trouble. Sheesh! But Jason starts the show with some tips for enjoying your cigars in the cold outdoors; he ends the show by offering a brief news report about a clash between the Mic..
Published: Sun, 01 Jan 2017 16:23:25 +0000Summary: Happy new year! Let's kick off 2017 right by drinking the Brown Apple Tony (you read that right -- alas), smoking the Perdomo Double-Aged Vintage 12-year cigar and pontificating about "e-sports" in the casino (and in particular, at Downtown Grand)...
Published: Sun, 25 Dec 2016 15:57:46 +0000Summary: Merry Christmas! In this episode, Taylor & Tara talk bourbons with us before Tony shares the SELF-NAMED "thin mint martony" cocktail. Then we review a pair of cigars -- the Crowned Head Luminosa and the Futuro -- before pontificating about millennial..
Published: Sun, 11 Dec 2016 15:09:08 +0000Summary: In this solo podcast, Jason starts with the secret to kick-butt hot chocolate. Then, in a previously recorded segment, Jason and Tony discuss the Macallan Edition No. 2 single-malt Scotch whisky. Then Jason reminds you of the potential value of a cigar ho..
Published: Sun, 04 Dec 2016 14:01:49 +0000Summary: We drink the Spiced Roja Sangria, while discussing Angostura bitters and their history. Next Jason relishes us with the awesomeness that are Vato's Las Vegas Blend cigar after Tony shares with the listeners a review on the Padron Damaso...
Published: Sun, 27 Nov 2016 16:56:13 +0000Summary: Wowzers, this episode has everything. A new cocktail for you to try: The Quiet Storm; we discuss cocktail mixing mistakes; we review two tasty cigars: The Aston Cabinet and Oliva Saison, we got outtakes galore and we even get you Le Maison Derriere!..
Published: Sun, 20 Nov 2016 13:29:38 +0000Summary: This is an abbreviated show, we leave out the gaming segment this week. That said, we drink the Crown Royal Canadian Rye, as well as discuss it in Jim Murray's Whiskey Bible 2017. Then we review two cigars, Rocky Patel Royale Connecticut & Nat Sherma..
Published: Sun, 13 Nov 2016 13:00:43 +0000Summary: Treat yourself to our review of Smuggler's Notch Straight Bourbon Whiskey as well as the Ashton Symmetry and Montecristo Classic cigars. We'll talk, too, about expressing your cocktails, and we'll give you the latest update about the Caesar's Entertainmen..
Published: Sun, 06 Nov 2016 18:50:31 +0000Summary: Remember in the 80's when television shows were known for having "Very Special Episodes" that would tackle hard hitting issues of the day? We'll this week we have a podcast that's equal parts traditional VLO and outtakes. If fun to do these shows 4 at a t..
Published: Sun, 30 Oct 2016 15:05:36 +0000Summary: Jason and Tony review some mediocre stuff -- the Russell's Reserve Single Barrel bourbon, the Room 101 Payback Connecticut, the Nirvana Cameroon Selection -- while riffing on the pairing of spicy foods with wine and the differences between the Nevada Gami..
Published: Sat, 22 Oct 2016 18:03:09 +0000Summary: Jason and Tony review the Cleveland bourbon (pressure aged!) and explain why you shouldn't ask for your drinks to be extra strong. Then they review the Macanudo 1968 Robusto before launching into a review of their recent trip to the Horseshoe Hammond casi..
Published: Sun, 09 Oct 2016 14:35:30 +0000Summary: We review the Hudson Baby Bourbon Whiskey and the Ernesto Connecticut and East India Co. Havana Blend cigars -- as well as offer a recap of the DC Circuit's smack-down of the FDA over cigar labeling regulations...
Published: Sun, 02 Oct 2016 14:01:42 +0000Summary: We review the Herman Marshall Texas Bourbon -- a lovely listener gift! -- then roll into reviews of La Aurora Connecticut and Montecristo Epic cigars. We touch on 10 points of cigar etiquette for new smokers (a riff from Cigar Aficionado) then explore cas..
Published: Sun, 25 Sep 2016 21:39:36 +0000Summary: This week we drink the Flor de Cana 18-year rum, followed by a review of the Leaf by Oscar and the Davidoff Escurio. Finally we wrap up with a discussion of Blackjack conditions for better play...
Published: Sun, 11 Sep 2016 15:59:28 +0000Summary: This week the boys drink the Kobe Creek single barrel reserve, they smoke the Eiroa CBT, the Camacho Shellback 2015, whilst discussing how best to develop your cigar palate, and finally, the walk you through the best way to play soft hands at blackjack...
Published: Sun, 04 Sep 2016 08:52:47 +0000Summary: Podcast 283, 9/4/2016 … Welcome back to our weekly schedule of the Vice Lounge Online. This is Labor Day weekend and you know what that means…it’s unofficially the end of summer. As such, the VLO boys are back with their weekly schedule ..
Published: Sun, 17 Jul 2016 09:06:31 +0000Summary: First up, we drink a Blueberry-Basil Margarita, we smoke a Davidoff 4000 and a Rebellion Calvary, and finally we discuss the idea of player reward clubs and their segmentation of players within groups...
Published: Sun, 03 Jul 2016 15:49:35 +0000Summary: Jason and Tony review Lauder's blended Scotch -- a bottom-o'-the-barrel homage to poor people everywhere -- then we explore the fun pseudoscience behind what your cigar grip says about you. Finally, Tony recycles a 360 Legal Lounge segment to share what h..
Published: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 09:00:52 +0000Summary: This week we try the tasty, tasty Larceny Bourbon. We've smoked and now will review the Diamond Crown and Romeo Anejo cigars, and finally we discuss a way to get closer to even odds if you're playing a progressive video poker machine!..
Published: Sun, 19 Jun 2016 09:00:49 +0000Summary: While we were celebrating the Vice Lounge Online 5-Year Anniversary, Tony picked up a bottle of the Noah's Mill Bourbon! We tasted it and loved it. From there, we review the Excalibur Cameroon & Ashton Symmetry cigars and finally, we continue our gam..
Published: Sun, 22 May 2016 21:41:42 +0000Summary: This time the boys review the NCAA Tournament, busted brackets, gambling habits and Nielsen ratings. From there we take a call from Tara & Taylor from New Mexico who inspired the boys to drink some Maestro Dobel Diamante tequila! Finally, we wrap up ..
Published: Sun, 15 May 2016 09:33:08 +0000Summary: Another solo show for Tony as he drinks the Jefferson's Reserve bourbon, smokes an AJ Fernandez Diesel Uncut Ct, and share the illegality of dice sliding!..
Published: Sun, 08 May 2016 12:08:04 +0000Summary: Jason shares the high-level damage of the FDA's newly announced cigar regulations, but Duane from Oklahoma swoops in with a call to review the Oliva Serie O. After the review, Jason gives the Tincup Colorado whiskey a spin to lubricate the discussion abou..
Published: Sun, 24 Apr 2016 09:44:10 +0000Summary: This week Tony & Jason discuss indian casino gaming, by the numbers; they drink up a Maple Beefeater Martini; then the close out the show reviewing the Alec Bradley Vega Coyol and Padilla La Terraza cigar...