Two things; one funny, one very serious:
First, Las Vegas made The Colbert Report
Second, Las Vegas made WIRED magazine
Their cover story, THE SMART LIST, 15 people the next president should listen to; included Peter Gleick, from the Pacific Institute. The title of his article was:
DEAL WITH THE WATER CRISIS NOW
If Las Vegas could reduce their waste and renegotiate the Colorado River Compact, there wouldn't be a need for a water grab.