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by Michael Feldman
January 16th, 2013, 2:28 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: WANTED: Hector Chadwick Mental Mysteries
Replies: 1
Views: 427

WANTED: Hector Chadwick Mental Mysteries

Does anyone out there have a copy of Hector Chadwick's Mental Mysteries? I'm seriously interested. If you've got a copy you might be willing to part with, I'll give you a good price. Paypal, Square, check, whatever you'd like. I'm in Boston, so it'd be shipping to here. PM me, or email me at <!-- e ...
by Michael Feldman
August 25th, 2012, 10:35 am
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Would like to purchase Mental Hammer
Replies: 0
Views: 186

Would like to purchase Mental Hammer

Hi All,

I've been looking for a Mental Hammer Gimmick, and although a variety of online shops claim they have one in stock, they.... don't.

Does anyone have one they'd be willing to or like to sell. Or even have a lead on someplace I could get one?
by Michael Feldman
April 25th, 2012, 11:44 am
Forum: Marketing & Magic Business
Topic: Legal issues associated with magical
Replies: 5
Views: 2144

Re: Legal issues associated with magical

It's been a while since I've haunted this forum, but Bill has made this too tempting. I know I know.... I am certainly falling into this temptation: <!-- m --><a class="postlink" href="http://xkcd.com/386/">http://xkcd.com/386/</a><!-- m --> ... but as they say, "pride cometh before the..."...
by Michael Feldman
July 12th, 2010, 10:31 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Caleb Wiles High Spots
Replies: 0
Views: 387

Caleb Wiles High Spots

Hey All, Caleb Wiles recently put out a booklet called High Spots, and I put together one of my video reviews. Check it out here: <!-- m --><a class="postlink" href="http://magicmichael.com/Blog/Entries/2010/7/11_REVIEW__High_Spots_by_Caleb_Wiles.html">http://magicmichael.com/Blog/Entries/20 ... Wil...
by Michael Feldman
August 7th, 2009, 9:56 am
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: I can't go to MAGIC Live, do you want to?
Replies: 0
Views: 209

I can't go to MAGIC Live, do you want to?

Hey All,

So turns out I can't go to MAGIC Live, but if you'd like to go, they've told me I can transfer my registration.

If anyone would like it, feel free to email me at michael@magicmichael.com, we can talk about price then.
by Michael Feldman
August 2nd, 2009, 8:41 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Card Book by new guy Chris Mayhew
Replies: 1
Views: 424

Card Book by new guy Chris Mayhew

Hey guys, Just wanted to alert you to a great new card booklet out there. Chris Mayhew wrote up a booklet with a bunch of his workers in it and it's great. I did a review of it here: <!-- m --><a class="postlink" href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OTJUhJ3x0b0&feature=channel_page&fmt=18">h...
by Michael Feldman
June 22nd, 2009, 12:55 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Card Fictions by Pit Hartling
Replies: 0
Views: 238

Card Fictions by Pit Hartling

Hey Guys, Some of you have seen the video reviews I've done of magic products before. Some of you haven't Either way, here is a new one of Pit Hartling's book: Card Fictions: <!-- m --><a class="postlink" href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lxD0qZXcaqc">http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lxD0qZXcaqc</a...
by Michael Feldman
April 3rd, 2009, 2:23 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Looking for: Derren Brown Posters or Broadsides
Replies: 0
Views: 170

Looking for: Derren Brown Posters or Broadsides

Does anyone know where I might be able to get oversized posters from any of the Derren Brown shows?
by Michael Feldman
November 29th, 2008, 2:03 am
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Wands?
Replies: 6
Views: 906

Wands?

who besides Joe Porper makes nice wands, preferably wood with a display box?
It's shopping time for the magi friends.
by Michael Feldman
June 24th, 2008, 10:55 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Review of Cointwo
Replies: 0
Views: 280

Review of Cointwo

Here is a new video magic review of Cointwo by Homer Liwag

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m4ERkt3zUa4
by Michael Feldman
May 1st, 2008, 12:00 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: The Finish of FFFF?
Replies: 12
Views: 2893

Re: The Finish of FFFF?

Bebel's show was certainly impressive. I was also pretty astonished by Helder Guimaraes. I had never seen him work before and he fried me a couple times... and it wasn't even his 1st place FISM act. Boris Wild performed his kiss act with a slightly varied theme... to the music of Macho man with must...
by Michael Feldman
April 28th, 2008, 4:17 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Ray Kosby--Man of Mystery
Replies: 16
Views: 4972

Re: Ray Kosby--Man of Mystery

Ray seems to be coming back to the magic world a little bit. He is still a self-proclaimed hobbyist, but while he used to just do his own thing apart from the community for a while, I saw him at the castle hanging out and sessioning a few months ago, and then again at Fechter's this past weekend. He...
by Michael Feldman
April 9th, 2008, 3:32 pm
Forum: General
Topic: New sort of magic show
Replies: 8
Views: 2397

Re: New sort of magic show

yeah. I was a little sad he exposed that trick. It's a really fun one for denny's sessions.

oh well... It's not going to get THAT much exposure right?
by Michael Feldman
April 9th, 2008, 3:29 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Scam School
Replies: 5
Views: 2230

Re: Scam School

I'm a little bit sad he showed that trick. I like that one a lot too (not that it's really going to get TOO much exposure.)
by Michael Feldman
March 3rd, 2008, 2:08 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Cute “Exposure” Video
Replies: 1
Views: 280

Re: Cute “Exposure” Video

that's pretty hillarious. i approve
by Michael Feldman
March 3rd, 2008, 2:00 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Reviewing Unavailable Products
Replies: 5
Views: 898

Re: Reviewing Unavailable Products

I'll probably never get the book because it was a little out of my price range (the whole set definitely is)

but i appreciated the review because i actually was interested to hear how it is despite not planning on owning it.
by Michael Feldman
March 3rd, 2008, 8:29 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: New Coin book by Bill Citino
Replies: 0
Views: 459

New Coin book by Bill Citino

Up and coming coin magician Bill Citino has released a new book: Coinsomnia: the random conjurings of a sleep deprived mind. Here is a comedy video review of the book (enjoy): <!-- m --><a class="postlink" href="http://youtube.com/watch?v=sqOR3v-9MDw">http://youtube.com/watch?v=sqOR3v-9MDw</a><!-- m...
by Michael Feldman
February 20th, 2008, 9:19 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Eric Evans Lecture in New York City
Replies: 3
Views: 986

Re: Eric Evans Lecture in New York City

I just saw him lecture at the magic castle, and I'll definitely be there for this one as well. Highly recommended.
by Michael Feldman
February 11th, 2008, 9:05 am
Forum: General
Topic: Five Times Five
Replies: 13
Views: 1916

Re: Five Times Five

**Rolls eyes and then congratulates Richard on a well-played pun**
by Michael Feldman
February 6th, 2008, 11:25 am
Forum: General
Topic: Five Times Five
Replies: 13
Views: 1916

Five Times Five

So just out of curiosity. Does anyone know what the "five times five" in the books like "five times five: Japan" means?

Anyone? Richard? I am assuming you will certainly be able to assuage my curiosity.
by Michael Feldman
February 5th, 2008, 7:39 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: SAM IBM Contest appilcation pushed to June 1
Replies: 2
Views: 355

Re: SAM IBM Contest appilcation pushed to June 1

Can anyone confirm that the date really has moved? gives me some more time to work :) .
by Michael Feldman
January 30th, 2008, 7:04 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Blue Man Group lawsuit over "botched" illusion
Replies: 13
Views: 1166

Re: Blue Man Group lawsuit over "botched" illusion

quite the auspicious first post in the new forum curtis.

Thanks Max. That's a great story. I love stories like that. :)
by Michael Feldman
January 27th, 2008, 9:07 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Wanted: CSB post set
Replies: 0
Views: 80

Wanted: CSB post set

Does anyone have a CSB post set that they are looking to sell?

Ideally I am looking for one where the silver is a walking liberty, but if you have any I would be happy to look.
by Michael Feldman
January 27th, 2008, 9:03 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Elmsley Count three cards as four?
Replies: 21
Views: 2329

Re: Elmsley Count three cards as four?

If you do the Elmsley count (originally called the ghost count), you know how to do this. You probably don't need to look it up. Just do the Elmsley count as usual, but instead of pushing of a block of 2 and stealing back one, just push over the one and steal back one. It will still count as if ther...
by Michael Feldman
January 26th, 2008, 11:43 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: The Real Hustle
Replies: 15
Views: 1259

Re: The Real Hustle

I just watched the first episode and thought it was great. Some of the editing is a little repetitive, but on the whole, it was a VERY entertaining show.

I think apollo brings a lot to the show. It's a fascinating subject, and he pulls it off very well.
by Michael Feldman
January 22nd, 2008, 7:45 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Galt Hotel filled...
Replies: 3
Views: 182

Re: Galt Hotel filled...

haha. Do people actually get that reference?

I just heard about it about a month ago.
by Michael Feldman
January 22nd, 2008, 7:43 pm
Forum: General
Topic: February Issue of Genii Now Arriving!
Replies: 94
Views: 14079

Re: February Issue of Genii Now Arriving!

received last night in San Diego. Looks great.
by Michael Feldman
January 17th, 2008, 1:43 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Penn Jillette interview
Replies: 5
Views: 955

Re: Penn Jillette interview

is there any way to hear it if we don't have Sirius?
by Michael Feldman
January 10th, 2008, 6:32 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Booking Agents? What's you thought?
Replies: 8
Views: 789

Booking Agents? What's you thought?

So what are your thoughts about using booking agents or Party Planners? is it worth it? Does it work?

I've always just tried to find my own gigs, but finding the gig is the part of this job i like least (and i am surely not along in this).

2 cents?
by Michael Feldman
January 10th, 2008, 6:25 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Fallen by Daniel Garcia
Replies: 21
Views: 2827

Re: Fallen by Daniel Garcia

Originally posted by Silly Walter: Originally posted by Michael Feldman: [b] ..let's see more of his material and less of other people's with his name on it. and i'll be a very happy camper... I am not all that familiar with Danny Garcia, other than the couple of items he has released. Does he have...
by Michael Feldman
January 9th, 2008, 5:21 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Fallen by Daniel Garcia
Replies: 21
Views: 2827

Re: Fallen by Daniel Garcia

Yeah. Daniel was showing this to a bunch of us at Magic Live! It certainly drew a lot of praise from everyone who saw it. He's got some very creative ideas. Sometimes makes me wonder how he still gets caught up in so much controversy. He seems to have been doing better lately. let's see more of his ...
by Michael Feldman
December 22nd, 2007, 4:30 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Magic of Ascanio Vol. 3?
Replies: 27
Views: 8653

Re: Magic of Ascanio Vol. 3?

Does anyone know what the content is or even the general idea?
by Michael Feldman
December 20th, 2007, 1:10 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Nice Work! Check this out
Replies: 44
Views: 3306

Re: Nice Work! Check this out

Ok, nevermind.

Having now been to neonbird.com and seeing that it actually is a professionally done music video, the odds are much higher that it is the result of computer graphics.

I would still be very happy though if there were a method.
by Michael Feldman
December 20th, 2007, 1:02 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Nice Work! Check this out
Replies: 44
Views: 3306

Re: Nice Work! Check this out

It's certainly possible that it is CGI, But my question would be, If it's CGI, why all the unneccesary movements? Is that just a throw-off to "prove" it's not CGI? I'm still willing to believe there is a method, I like being fooled, and my guess is that since the aspect ratio didn't match ...
by Michael Feldman
December 19th, 2007, 4:39 pm
Forum: Light From the Lamp
Topic: Abstract Passions by Tom Stone
Replies: 4
Views: 3239

Re: Abstract Passions by Tom Stone

To anyone who owns this book by Tom Stone... I am wondering if someone can better describe to me what "Eggs from Bombay" is. I like Silk to Egg, and read in the Genii review this month that it takes out the sucker portion, but how does it do this. Is it possible to describe the new effect ...
by Michael Feldman
December 18th, 2007, 6:26 pm
Forum: General
Topic: January Issue of Genii Now Arriving in Mail Boxes!
Replies: 47
Views: 1989

Re: January Issue of Genii Now Arriving in Mail Boxes!

Got mine today... and very much looking forward to what Guy has to say.
by Michael Feldman
December 18th, 2007, 6:22 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Magic with Glasses
Replies: 33
Views: 3199

Re: Magic with Glasses

Any idea if those glasses are still available?
by Michael Feldman
December 18th, 2007, 6:21 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Drawing Room Deceptions by Guy Hollingworth (No.3 in a series)
Replies: 16
Views: 2233

Re: Drawing Room Deceptions by Guy Hollingworth (No.3 in a series)

No one really does waving the ACES anymore, but I really think it's a terrific effect.
by Michael Feldman
December 16th, 2007, 1:36 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Has The Magic Cafe Vanished?
Replies: 304
Views: 77153

Re: Has The Magic Cafe Vanished?

(ok clearly that was old news, my bad)
by Michael Feldman
December 16th, 2007, 1:32 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Has The Magic Cafe Vanished?
Replies: 304
Views: 77153

Re: Has The Magic Cafe Vanished?

Looks like the Cafe is back up and running.

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