The Hangover was out-of-this world funny. In fact, I’ve seen the film over a half-dozen times now and I still find it hysterical. How could it not be funy when you’re given a healthy dose of: Memory loss, kidnapping, grand theft auto, Mike Tyson’s Tiger, Mike Tyson himself, random baby, missing teeth, being hospitalized, getting tased in the face, etc. Come on! How ridiculously entertaining is that???
When the time came for me to think through what I’d like to do for my bachelor party, I didn’t hesitate…Vegas baby! Did the film influence my decision making? Eh, maybe a little bit, but not entirely. At the end of the day it was my “best man” who convinced me that it would create the most memorable experience. I’ve never been there before and it’s already on my travel wish-list. Not to mention it is the quintessential destination to cut loose with friends.
With that said, for those that really know me understand that I’m not much of a drinker; or party animal for that matter. In fact (just to continue the Hangover reference)…I’m probably the equivalent of the groom that was left on the roof the entire movie. So my expectations for the trip will be tame by comparison. continue reading »