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Magician Dynamo talks his daily battle with Crohn’s disease and still … – The Sun


The Sun

Magician Dynamo talks his daily battle with Crohn's disease and still …
The Sun
A REGULAR day for the 34-year-old involves escapes to the cinema after the lights go out so no one recognises him. Dynamo says he can't even pop to the shops without being stopped and asked to do a magic trick.

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Houdini’s greatest illusion: He still mystifies us – Chicago Tribune


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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R.I. magician Mat Franco still reeling, friends cheering his win on ‘America’s … – The Providence Journal


The Providence Journal

R.I. magician Mat Franco still reeling, friends cheering his win on 'America's
The Providence Journal
Has Rhode Island magician Mat Franco's victory Wednesday night on NBC talent competition “America's Got Talent” sunk in yet? “There's been no sinking in whatsoever,” said Franco in a phone interview on Thursday afternoon, less than 24 hours later.
Newport magician wins $ 1M on TV talent showWorcester Telegram
Mat Franco wins 'America's Got Talent,' Emily West sheds light on experienceTheCelebrityCafe.com

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Houdini still drawing crowds – Green Bay Press Gazette

Houdini still drawing crowds
Green Bay Press Gazette
You can watch a 1920 film clip of Houdini thrashing and wiggling his way out. Turn left for a snippet from the 1953 biographical movie "Houdini," which starred Tony Curtis. Also in this show are colorful performance posters,

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Still time to join the best magic convention of the year


Your Last 2011 I.B.M. Magic Convention Newsletter

by Lance Rich


Less than two weeks to go before the Kick Off Ceremonies of the I.B.M. Dallas Convention, and the entire convention staff is very busy making all of the final touches to everything. Shows, lectures, Special Interest Group (SIG) sessions, dealers, contests, programs, badges, theater seating, food, parties; it’s a huge machine with so many moving parts!

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With 15 To Go, The Magician’s Still The Man At WPT 5 Diamond – PokerRoad.com

Jul. 12 11:28 am 2010 WSOP Main Event: And On To Day 3 Jul. 10 7:23 am 2010 WSOP Main Event: The First Of The Second Days Jul. 9 4:25 pm 2010 WSOP Main Event: Analyzing The Numbers Jul. 9 2:41 pm 2010 WSOP Main Event: Final Day 1 Jul. 8 5:45 pm PokerStars …
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