Jason Bishop was the subject of a feature piece on CBS Sunday Morning yesterday, you can read more on the CBS News website.

Back in May, illusionist Russell Anderson found that his truck had been stolen… and his stage equipment was inside. We are happy to pass on The Times And Democrat has an article on his return to the stage with a Christmas show.

The next Potter and Potter Magic auction will be December 15 and online only. Absentee bidding has already started on their website.

Ricky Jay was not only an incredible magician, but a busy actor. At the time of his recent death he had been working on the Amazon series Sneaky Pete, and Cinema Blend covers how they are going to handle his death.

And speaking of the entertainment industry, several outlets are reporting DC is seriously considering a movie featuring Zatanna, a magic powered super character who is also a performing stage magician. Her mother was a magical being and her father a human stage illusionist and escape artist who tutored Bruce Wayne. Read more on the DC Comic News site.

Sandy Zimmerman reviews Murray SawChuck’s new show at the Tropicana for the Las Vegas Tribune.

Finally, we are fully into the holiday season. Hanukkah has begun and Kwanzaa and Christmas will follow soon. If you have holiday magic video, make sure you let us know! Email brownbagmagic AT swell DOT net.