We are one week away from the anniversary of Houdini’s death and expect a good deal of Houdini related news and video over the next few days. Today’s lead off video is from the Contemporary Jewish Museum and features Joshua Jay showing off some of the museum’s Houdiniana.

The Detroit Free Press chats with Misty Lee. You may know her as the force behind Magic Castle seances, Aunt May or even Princess Leia!

The Springfield News-Leader caught up with AGT alum Kadan Bart Rockett and sister Brooklyn. By the way, that movie they mention Kadan preparing to star in is Phil Klein’s adaptation of Bob Klamm’s life story Fly Like A Bumblebee. Learn more about the film at its official website.

Speaking of AGT, The Las Vegas Review-Journal’s Mike Weatherford takes a look at the show’s impact on Vegas and vice versa.

Finally, if you are following the family battle going on between Paul Daniels’ widow and son, you may be interested in Debbie McGee’s comments on The Mirror website.