Archive for the 'Awesome' Category

WZZM 13 Looks At Colon, Michigan’s Street Of Cards

Posted by Michael on September 26th, 2019

Colon, Michigan is the magic capital of the universe. Michigan’s WZZM just ran this story on the Abbott’s Get Together and the card throwing event that has grown from it!

Jamie Jibberish’s Magic For Young Refugees

Posted by Michael on September 19th, 2019

Ed Times, a news platform for Indian millennial, posted this feature on Jamie Balfour-Paul (also known as Jamie Jibberish) who performs magic for refugee children in countries such as Lebanon, Turkey and Jordan through his group Magic For Smiles.

The Chicago Sun Times Features Open Heart Magic

Posted by Michael on September 16th, 2019

The Chicago Sun Times features magician Neil Tobin, who is also the assistant director of Open Heart Magic a non-profit group training magicians to visit hospitalized kids in this video. You can read more at the Sun Times website and Open Heart’s site.


Posted by Michael on September 13th, 2019

You didn’t think we forgot Friday the 13th, did you? Especially since today is the 20th anniversary of the that fateful September 13, 1999 when the moon mysteriously vanished, taking with it the brave men and women of Moonbase Alpha.

Have a great weekend, y’all! If this wasn’t quite nerdy enough for you then maybe you can join me this weekend enjoying the limited theatrical re-release of Star Trek The Motion Picture to celebrate its 40th anniversary. Seriously, that is what I am doing this weekend and seriously I think ST: TMP is a great film and has the best soundtrack of any Star Trek movie!

Jonathan Austin On Make Yourself At Home

Posted by Michael on September 13th, 2019

Real estate focused web show Make Yourself At Home took a magical turn with its latest episode featuring Jonathan Austin.

Rick Smith Jr. Is Finding Young Talent At Magic Live

Posted by Michael on September 9th, 2019

Rick Smith Jr. just posted this video of him finding other, and much younger, card throwers at Magic Live. He posts new videos fairly regularly, so you really should check out his YouTube page.

Derren Brown Watches Fake Magicians

Posted by Michael on August 30th, 2019

Vulture teamed with Derren Brown to get his reaction to fictional magicians… this is better than 99% of the “magic reaction” videos on YouTube!

So here is the deal: it is about to be a holiday weekend here in the States. We are taking off early because, well, that seems like the fitting way to celebrate Labor Day. If you need a little more magic, though, you can check out this half hour interview with Jen Kramer on The Ed Bernstein Show.