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Podcast Review: WTF Episode 514 - The Amazing Johnathan

Marc Hershon | Posted 07.17.2014 | Comedy
Marc Hershon

It wasn't my intention to cover Marc Maron's WTF podcast so soon after the last time but that's before I knew he was going to have the Amazing Johnathan on this episode.

What Is This Wizardry?

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 06.20.2014 | Entertainment

What is this wizardry?? Some magic you can chalk up to sleight of hand and misdirection, but Smoothini's ability to perform incredible illusionsju...

Las Vegas Marriage Proposal Will Make You Believe In Magic

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 06.18.2014 | Weddings

What happens when you ask a Las Vegas magician to help you pop the question? Magic, of course. A German man named James wrote to magician Rob Ande...

Magician Rob Anderson Turns $1 'Counterfeit' Bills Into $20 For Homeless People In Las Vegas

The Huffington Post | Robbie Couch | Posted 06.03.2014 | Impact

Would you trust a stranger on the street wanting to take a look at your cash because it's supposedly counterfeit? Yeah, we don't blame you. But if ...

Meet Apoorva Mali, A 7-Year-Old Magician

Posted 04.24.2013 | Arts

Meet Apoorva Mali, a 7-year-old child prodigy from Mangalore, India. No, she doesn't play the cello or demonstrate an proclivity for abstract art. The...

David Blaine Reveals 'Electrified' Is Most Dangerous Stunt Yet (Exclusive Video)

Shira Lazar | Posted 12.05.2012 | Entertainment
Shira Lazar

Blaine has taken on a variety of insane feats in his career, from hanging upside-down for 60 hours in New York's Central Park to freezing himself in a block of ice. But he's never done anything like this.

A Blind Magician's Secrets Revealed

Posted 08.06.2012 | Books

The following is an excerpt from "Fooling Houdini: Magicians, Mentalists, Math Geeks, and the Hidden Powers of the Mind" [Harper, $26.99]: With his...

WATCH: This Man Can Swallow A 3-foot-long Balloon Whole

Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 06.16.2012 | Weird News

Some magic tricks are hard to believe, but Albert Cadabra has one that's hard even for him to swallow -- and he's the guy doing it. It requires Cad...

What Sleight Of Hand Reveals About Brain Function

| Mariette DiChristina | Posted 05.17.2012 | Science

“I see you have a watch with a buckle.” Standing at my side, Apollo Robbins held my wrist lightly as he turned my hand over and back. I knew exac...

Astoria Characters: The Fig Thieves

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

When the fig thieves fled with my fruits, I decided to take matters into my own empty hands.

Q & A: Oscar-Winning Michael Caine Asks "Is Anybody There?"

Brad Balfour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Brad Balfour

Michael Caine: "I'm hoping there's an afterlife. As you get older, you hope even more fervently."