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by petnard
August 4th, 2015, 4:02 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Penn & Teller: Fool Us - Season 2
Replies: 145
Views: 33773

Re: Penn & Teller: Fool Us - Season 2

While I"m enjoying seeing the magic on P&T's Fool Us, is anyone else upset about the camera work? Too often it pulls away from the table, from the act, and show audience reactions rather than the magic. If someone knows the production team, tell them to keep the camera on the act!
by petnard
February 23rd, 2015, 4:09 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: NPH blows the Oscar audience away with a mental effect
Replies: 24
Views: 5940

Re: NPH blows the Oscar audience away with a mental effect

Not a good review of the magic trick in LA Times http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/movies/moviesnow/la-et-mn-oscars-2015-neil-patrick-harris-magic-trick-20150222-story.html But I think NPH overall did a decent job as host, even if he could have chosen a much better trick to do (like he did on the...
by petnard
October 16th, 2012, 4:57 pm
Forum: Alternative Media
Topic: Book Review: Trade of the Tricks, and Fooling Houdini
Replies: 1
Views: 553

Book Review: Trade of the Tricks, and Fooling Houdini

Comparing these two books in the Los Angeles Review of Books
http://goo.gl/XuPns
by petnard
October 16th, 2012, 4:28 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Another Embarrassment from Alex Stone
Replies: 13
Views: 2672

Re: Another Embarrassment from Alex Stone

Take a look at my book review in Los Angeles Review of Books, of Stone's book,"Fooling Houdini" esp. in comparison to this more scholarly one called "Trade of the Tricks" <!-- m --><a class="postlink" href="http://lareviewofbooks.org/article.php?id=992">http://lareviewofbooks.org...
by petnard
February 5th, 2010, 6:47 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Article on Women Magicians
Replies: 2
Views: 490

Re: Article on Women Magicians

I meant to thank many Genii readers who responded to my survey (and yes, I'm not the same Nardi from England -- strange coincidence though!)
by petnard
February 5th, 2010, 5:45 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Article on Women Magicians
Replies: 2
Views: 490

Article on Women Magicians

Results from a survey of magicians asking them why they think there are so few women performing


Women magicians
by petnard
April 1st, 2008, 9:36 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Survey of Magicians
Replies: 0
Views: 484

Survey of Magicians

With apologies for the delay, the results from the survey of magicians can be found at this link: <!-- m --><a class="postlink" href="http://pzacad.pitzer.edu/~pnardi/magic.html">http://pzacad.pitzer.edu/~pnardi/magic.html</a><!-- m --> Please note that the results are simply frequencies for each of...

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