Kicking off the morning with something just a little different, our first video of the day features card throwing wizard Rick Smith Jr creating his first drawing with thrown cards.

Chicago Daily Herald reporter Robert Feder posted his coverage of Marshall Brodien’s funeral, including quotes from Lance Burton and Rich “Svengoolie” Koz.

Miami’s Community Newspapers have a nice feature on MagiCamp, which was founded 30 years ago in a University of Miami classroom and now teaches magic and many other positive life skills to over 1,000 kids a year.