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by Doomo
August 10th, 2017, 9:48 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Your Go to Trick or Routine
Replies: 61
Views: 3127

Re: Your Go to Trick or Routine

I guess that for me one of my go to favorites would have to be any named card in a wallet that the speccy is holding .. no off by one shtuff and no gaffed cards.
by Doomo
July 24th, 2017, 6:13 pm
Forum: Marketing & Magic Business
Topic: The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox
Replies: 94
Views: 12768

Re: The Bammo Tarodiction Toolbox

Pete: one of my favourite moves is: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_President%27s_Analyst Basically, James Coburn goes on the run because he's learned of the many global problems the President has to deal with and, Coburn, as the President's analyst, and the person who is supposed to help him cop...
by Doomo
July 10th, 2017, 8:59 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Stabbed in the Pack
Replies: 57
Views: 3594

Re: Stabbed in the Pack

Kent is certainly loving this! Lovin it!
by Doomo
June 2nd, 2017, 10:24 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: America's Got Talent performance
Replies: 99
Views: 8226

Re: America's Got Talent performance

They are certainly talking about it on Facebook. The comments from other magicians were not encouraging and reeked of jealousy. The trouble with magicians is that they think their opinions are important. I saw the kid and I thought he was quite good which is very odd since I think everyone is crap ...
by Doomo
May 27th, 2017, 11:42 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Two rules I won't violate again
Replies: 6
Views: 1391

Re: Two rules I won't violate again

I used to do printed instructions. But then I was told that you folx wanted dvds, The problem with BOTH was that I have a regrettable tendency to keep adding material. People give me suggest that worked for them. Which leads me still more ideas, I was stuck trying to release updated dvds. Then it wa...
by Doomo
May 19th, 2017, 3:56 pm
Forum: Mentalism & Mental Magic
Topic: The Shiva Wallet
Replies: 9
Views: 1845

Re: The Shiva Wallet

Hello. Several folx here ordered from me
,. Sorry for not responding sooner. I was in a bit of a accident and was laid up. Today is the first day i have been able to get any work done.
All orders will be completed and shipped. Sorry for the delay.

Tony
by Doomo
May 16th, 2017, 3:07 pm
Forum: Mentalism & Mental Magic
Topic: The Shiva Wallet
Replies: 9
Views: 1845

Re: The Shiva Wallet

People have asked me if i had seen this. The answer is no. But it is a pretty cool wallet. Basically it is the answer to that situation when someone whips out a himber wallet. Or to put it another way. what is the first thing magicians say to themselves when someone brings out a himber wallet...? &q...
by Doomo
May 6th, 2017, 9:23 am
Forum: Alternative Media
Topic: Tony Giorgio on MST3K
Replies: 9
Views: 1551

Re: Tony Giorgio on MST3K

Just watched it! Big fun! I laughed so much it hurt. Well that is mainly because I was just in a car totaling accident. But still fun.
by Doomo
April 24th, 2017, 4:34 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Carlyle's Law
Replies: 21
Views: 2376

Re: Carlyle's Law

Pete McCabe wrote:You should watch a good mentalist. All their tricks are extremely direct.

I have watched many mentalists and DIRECT is not a word I would use to describe them.
by Doomo
April 15th, 2017, 11:43 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Card-Shark Warehouse Fire
Replies: 31
Views: 4334

Re: Card-Shark Warehouse Fire

ok... I have been down this road before. It does no good to state what happened. People will jump all over anyone who says a bad thing about any major player. This is how Hank Lee operated for so long. Those of us who have had the boots taken to us for voicing complaints eventually learn to shut up...
by Doomo
April 14th, 2017, 9:42 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Shell for Johnson Products "Chinese Coins"?
Replies: 7
Views: 1250

Re: Shell for Johnson Products "Chinese Coins"?

Thanks, Alfred. I'm familiar with Mr. Lassen (and own a few of his pieces), but have never handled his "Chinese" set. I was wondering if they were really better than some of the other sets around. He's really busy and it can sometimes be quite a bit of a wait to receive items since they a...
by Doomo
April 10th, 2017, 2:04 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Card-Shark Warehouse Fire
Replies: 31
Views: 4334

Re: Card-Shark Warehouse Fire

Yup.
by Doomo
April 7th, 2017, 11:54 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: An Old Favorite and the March of Time
Replies: 12
Views: 1491

Re: An Old Favorite and the March of Time

Oddly enough I had a similar situation with one of my favorite effects! It was marked coin in a see through lighter. The lighter was no longer made and the effect was so strong. But some perseverance led to a solution to the problem.
by Doomo
April 3rd, 2017, 12:09 pm
Forum: Platform & Stage Magic
Topic: "Bang On" ideas?
Replies: 7
Views: 1184

Re: "Bang On" ideas?

I have it. But I think I have found my own version using my index to be superior for my own needs.
by Doomo
March 23rd, 2017, 10:17 am
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Ebay estate auction of BOOKS.
Replies: 4
Views: 1208

Re: Ebay estate auction of BOOKS.

Thought I would mention. Still MORE stuff being added tonight...
by Doomo
March 21st, 2017, 10:31 am
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Ebay estate auction of BOOKS.
Replies: 4
Views: 1208

Ebay estate auction of BOOKS.

I have NO financial interest in this. But I purchased a bunch from the first lot. The SECOND lot went up this morning. Everything from FULVES material to Card Cavalcade set to... Well just go look.http://www.ebay.com/sch/riverbendmagic/ ... =12&_rdc=1

Tony
by Doomo
March 8th, 2017, 10:14 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Himber Wallet Recommendation
Replies: 11
Views: 2000

Re: Himber Wallet Recommendation

There are better switch wallets than those that are mentioned here.Magic for the most part has not progressed much beyond the basic strap style Humber and the zip fold and Shogun.
by Doomo
February 28th, 2017, 10:16 pm
Forum: Reference Room
Topic: Topit advise
Replies: 9
Views: 1927

Re: Topit advise

Well technically it is not a topic. It is a pendulum.
by Doomo
August 16th, 2016, 11:12 am
Forum: General
Topic: Our FIRST Ad! Let us know watcha think!
Replies: 4
Views: 1778

Our FIRST Ad! Let us know watcha think!

Like the header says. We just put our FIRST AD in Genii. It is for our index. Yeah... I know most of you could not give a crap about indexes. But this one is very special. Take a look at the ad we actually would value your feedback!

Tony and Rose
by Doomo
August 7th, 2016, 1:46 pm
Forum: Mentalism & Mental Magic
Topic: Think of a card
Replies: 11
Views: 6472

Re: Think of a card

I love to do this. but needless to say, I use a wallet. I place the wallet on a spectators upturned palm. I have someone simply name a card. Then I flip the wallet open and inside is the freely named card. My fave bit of walkaround as it resets almost instantly. If ya see me at a convention ask and ...
by Doomo
January 22nd, 2016, 2:23 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Framework by Tom Frame
Replies: 3
Views: 1157

Re: Framework by Tom Frame

I was just trying to explain why I ran late with the review. But the book is well worth the time it takes to go through.
by Doomo
January 22nd, 2016, 1:38 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Framework by Tom Frame
Replies: 3
Views: 1157

Framework by Tom Frame

Hello Kids! I was supposed to give a review of this book by Mr. Frame a while ago. Weird story that... I had had the book for 3 days. I was going to a favorite local watering hole to try some of the material from the book on the unsuspecting denizens. It all went very well. Spinner of Doom was parti...
by Doomo
December 16th, 2015, 2:10 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Steve Bryant hits 20 years!
Replies: 10
Views: 2694

Re: Steve Bryant hits 20 years!

I never hear folx talk about what a good performer Steve is. But Rose and I can attest with NO [censored] that Steve scared the HELL out of a ROOMFULL of experienced performers one night at one of our parties!. He is wicked good!

Rose says Hi Steve!
by Doomo
December 14th, 2015, 3:15 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: If You've Received Tenyoism Please Post Here!
Replies: 100
Views: 16978

Re: If You've Received Tenyoism Please Post Here!

Got it this morning Richard. But of course you will have to sign it at the Fest.
by Doomo
November 26th, 2015, 1:46 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Happy Thanksgiving from The Genii Family
Replies: 15
Views: 2186

Re: Happy Thanksgiving from The Genii Family

Oh yummy! We did 2 turkeys! One for a friend! And they ARE DELICIOUS!....
by Doomo
November 6th, 2015, 2:20 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Martin Gardner's Impromptu PRINTED
Replies: 72
Views: 17359

Re: Martin Gardner's Impromptu PRINTED

Got mine today. It is lookin pretty good. Want to do a side by side with the original.
by Doomo
November 3rd, 2015, 8:23 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Penguin Live Lecture November 8
Replies: 8
Views: 2166

Re: Penguin Live Lecture November 8

We will see yaz there Tom! This better be good.!
by Doomo
October 6th, 2015, 5:33 pm
Forum: Convention Reports
Topic: Genii Convention
Replies: 51
Views: 17201

Re: Genii Convention

Hi kids. I was there. And I actually remember it! Of course I can only give it to ya from a dealers perspective. Which to say the least is a bit slanted. Loved the hotel! But as we ALWAYS rent a car, we were not trapped there and there is lots of good places to eat within 3 minutes of the place. As ...
by Doomo
July 15th, 2015, 10:46 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Coin in Vue Lighter
Replies: 8
Views: 2626

Re: Coin in Vue Lighter

It's nice to know that someone has a lot of free time on his hands! Oh Richard I am a prisoner of my obsessions. That is how I keep making new shtuff. When I want something it is usually not something that is easily accessible. Or flat out doesn't even exist in many cases. I currently have over 20 ...
by Doomo
July 15th, 2015, 8:03 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Coin in Vue Lighter
Replies: 8
Views: 2626

Re: Coin in Vue Lighter

When searching on Ebay, be aware that they are Vu lighters, not Vue lighters. Here's a link As you can see, these lighters came with an interesting assortment of items inside. Tom Gagnon suggests that you buy one that contains the little fishhook, as it can be easily removed with a pair of needle n...
by Doomo
July 14th, 2015, 8:41 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Coin in Vue Lighter
Replies: 8
Views: 2626

Coin in Vue Lighter

Does anyone here remember the old Bob Chesbro effect. Signed coin in a Vue Lighter. They quit making the lighters about 40 years ago. I am wondering if they are around on the secondary market.

Tony
by Doomo
July 1st, 2015, 11:35 am
Forum: Alternative Media
Topic: Babadook
Replies: 13
Views: 3168

Re: Babadook

Nope. Some horror movies hold up really well to repeated viewings. Reanimator and From Beyond, Dusk Till Dawn, Lost Boys, Alien,The Thing Either version, Invasion of the Body Snatchers original. Many others. If all you are doing is counting scares the movie is wasted. Kinda like watching a magic rou...
by Doomo
June 24th, 2015, 6:02 pm
Forum: Alternative Media
Topic: Nice Girls Don't Explode
Replies: 14
Views: 3230

Re: Nice Girls Don't Explode

I actually rented this thing on VHS many years ago. Yet another reason to be suspicious of "Paul Harris Presents!"
by Doomo
June 24th, 2015, 1:56 pm
Forum: Alternative Media
Topic: Nice Girls Don't Explode
Replies: 14
Views: 3230

Re: Nice Girls Don't Explode

Nope there are other idiots. But it really is a crappy movie.
by Doomo
May 19th, 2015, 4:01 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Stewart James question
Replies: 3
Views: 1468

Re: Stewart James question

Bill Mullins wrote:See The James File vol 1 p 1628.



Thank you Bill. I would have thanked you sooner. But first moving those damned books is a chore. Then putting them back. But yeppers it was right where ya said it would be.
by Doomo
May 18th, 2015, 7:07 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Stewart James question
Replies: 3
Views: 1468

Stewart James question

Once again. Just not sure where to post this so here I go. Stewart James in Print,The First 50 Years. page 578 an effect called In The Money. In it he refers to something of his called Zarnee Card to Wallet which he declined to publish. Does anyone have a location for this in print? Thanks for your ...
by Doomo
May 6th, 2015, 7:25 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Rome
Replies: 7
Views: 1810

Rome

A good friend is going to Rome and I told him I would check and find some good stuff. Magic and food wise. Any thoughts? He will be there next week.
by Doomo
April 19th, 2015, 9:18 am
Forum: General
Topic: Inventing The Ten Card Poker Deal
Replies: 456
Views: 121942

Re: Inventing The Ten Card Poker Deal

Got mine yesterday. Be lovin it in a unnatural way.
by Doomo
April 15th, 2015, 9:53 am
Forum: General
Topic: Inventing The Ten Card Poker Deal
Replies: 456
Views: 121942

Re: Inventing The Ten Card Poker Deal

Hi Bob. Where are they shipping from? Just looking forward to mine. Also you mentioned some additional material as a tip in. Will that happen?
Tony
by Doomo
April 5th, 2015, 1:04 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Secret group!
Replies: 11
Views: 3101

Re: Secret group!

Well despite the comic book references. The postings have started. And the first real demos will be up tomorrow.

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