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Get your corporate casino hands off my free Las Vegas parking!

Get your corporate casino hands off my free Las Vegas parking!

You know that hollow feeling brought on by, say, the death of a favorite celebrity? As the tributes stack up on social media, you can only stare at the screen in disbelief.

That is how I felt on Jan. 15, the day MGM Resorts International announced the end of Las Vegas. By which I mean the end of free parking at the Bellagio, Mirage, Mandalay Bay, Aria, MGM Grand, Luxor, Excalibur, New York-New York, Monte Carlo, Delano and Vdara resorts. That's more than half the Strip, if you're counting. Parking fees will set you back up to $10 per night, with valet service costing even more.

Paying to park may be nothing to New Yorkers or Angelenos, but in...

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