Dan Sperry Tells Us A Story [NSFW]

Posted by Michael on August 17th, 2018

So here is the deal: I am on the road (this week and next week too) so time is a little short. We’re going to tie up this Video Friday and the while week with this slightly NSFW and inappropriate story from the A Magic Moment With Dan Sperry series of videos over on his YouTube page.

Have a great weekend, y’all. Be safe!

Nico Bisesi Makes His Television Debut

Posted by Michael on August 17th, 2018

Nico Bisesi made his television debut on Columbus, Ohio’s Fox 28 earlier this week to help promote a charity event for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Columbus Chapter. The show is tomorrow and if you are in the area you can find out more here.

KGUN’s Magic Week Continues With John Shyrock

Posted by Michael on August 17th, 2018

Tucson’s KGUN continues its celebration of Magic Week by inviting John Shyrock to their studios. Magic Week promotes the 31st Stars of Magic show this Saturday in Tucson.

Smoothini Keeps Spreading The Magic To Hip Hop

Posted by Michael on August 16th, 2018

Smoothini is, of course, the Hip Hop Houdini. Not only is he proving it on TV but also on the web as he spreads the the joy of performing magic to some of the biggest stars of hip hop.

KGUN Stars Of Magic Week: Michael Crownhart

Posted by Michael on August 16th, 2018

Tucson’s KGUN had Michael Crownhart in to help promote the 31st Stars of Magic show this Saturday in Tucson.

Penn, AGT, Stamps And More [Magic Bulletin]

Posted by Michael on August 16th, 2018

Stars of Magic Week continues of Tucson’s KGUN and yesterday George Franzen stopped in the studio for a little fun.

America’s Got Talent results: they drug it out to the end, but it was revealed Shin Lim would be returning in the next round while Lord Nil’s journey is over.

More coverage of Penn Jillette on what saw and heard during his time on The Apprentice… Tom Arnold is getting into the mix, too. I like to keep politics off of iTricks, but you can read more on Down Trend, ABC coverage via KRTV 6, CT Post and The Washington Post.

Here’s a story we tried to post, but it got lost in the Cyber-Webs… The US Post Office has revealed a set of stamps celebrating the Art of Magic. You can read all about them and see pictures in this press release.

Finally, Investigation Discovery’s Crime Feed has an interesting article on the theory Orson Welles was involved in the Black Dahlia murder…

Shin Lim On America’s Got Talent

Posted by Michael on August 15th, 2018

Shin Lim was one of two magic acts (the other being escape artist Lord Nil) on the first live round of America’s Got Talent last night. Before his act he pointed out while other acts could add fire and such, he was going onstage with just his deck of cards but he thought he would still be stepping up his performance. Do you agree? Tune in to NBC tonight to see if he is continuing to the next round.