All People Scott Lien Interim Art Director Desert Companion Reasons to Love Las Vegas Chris Bitonti From strip malls to small desert downs to swanky seniors and … Nicolas Cage? (Yes!) Desert Companion Found Issue: Junk Drawer Andrew Kiraly We grabbed a bunch of stuff from our junk drawers to make a meta-junk drawer! Desert Companion Fear Factors Andrew Kiraly During an October 14 “StorySlam” ( artslasvegas.org), people will be invited to talk about their fears. Here are some of ours. Take off Scott Lien Where in the world is the Desert Companion staff?