Nov 092017

Who is Penny Mordaunt? The new international development secretary who used to be a magician's assistant
The new international development secretary who used to be a magician's assistant. Ms Mordaunt is currently a work and pensions minister who had been viewed as a contender for the Defence Secretary role. Share. By. Nicola BartlettPolitical Correspondent.
May names Brexiteer and former Splash! contestant Penny Mordaunt as new Aid Secretary as she fights to shore up …Daily Mail
New minister Penny Mordaunt sawn in half in Bournemouth hotelsBournemouth Echo
UK leader fills Cabinet post after 2nd resignation in a weekWashington Post
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Nov 052017

Chicago Tribune

Houdini's greatest illusion: He still mystifies us
Chicago Tribune
This included the 1953 movie "Houdini," starring Tony Curtis and Janet Leigh. I didn't realize how much Hollywood altered and glorified Houdini's career and, more importantly, his death, leading me to believe he died while performing an illusion on stage.

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Oct 312017

San Antonio Current

Card Magician from San Antonio Comes to Terms with Blindness in New Documentary
San Antonio Current
Turner, 63, is a San Antonio resident and considered one of the best “card mechanics” and sleight-of-hand illusionists in the world. He was the recipient of the Close-Up Magician of the Year award from the Academy of Magical Arts in 2015 and has
Heartland Film Festival: 'Dealt' is a magical royal flushBall State Daily News (press release)

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