I just had to scream somewhere and this seemed to the most appropriate place.
I've started looking for hotel rooms for GenCon and found that the Omni had rooms for $84 a night on www.agoda.com.
<South Park parody voice> AANNNDDDDD.....They're sold out. Just three hours ago. Sure, parking is $44 a night there but to get a room next to the con for that price and to miss out of it just makes me raise my fists to the sky and scream: