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by ASW
March 12th, 2019, 7:56 am
Forum: Feature Articles
Topic: Please retire the term, "cardman."
Replies: 244
Views: 23815

Re: Please retire the term, "cardman."

I feel we are really close to achieving consensus.
by ASW
March 4th, 2019, 8:14 pm
Forum: Feature Articles
Topic: Please retire the term, "cardman."
Replies: 244
Views: 23815

Re: Please retire the term, "cardman."

Mostly those who recognize that women are people, and that magic is populated by more people than just men. I recognise both but I think that language changes with society. The more women get into magic the more the language will change. The art form is sadly dominated by men - likely because it’s ...
by ASW
March 4th, 2019, 6:09 am
Forum: Feature Articles
Topic: Please retire the term, "cardman."
Replies: 244
Views: 23815

Re: Please retire the term, "cardman."

Honestly, who even cares?
by ASW
February 23rd, 2019, 2:26 am
Forum: Feature Articles
Topic: Please retire the term, "cardman."
Replies: 244
Views: 23815

Re: Please retire the term, "cardman."

RK referred to Hollingworth as "one of the best card men in the world." The plural implies that there is a current category of cardmen, distinct and separate from card magicians. I thought Mr. Kaufman was implying that Mr. Hollingworth's card work was outstanding. I did not realize the tr...
by ASW
February 22nd, 2019, 11:02 pm
Forum: Feature Articles
Topic: Please retire the term, "cardman."
Replies: 244
Views: 23815

Re: Please retire the term, "cardman."

I suppose an evolutionary psychologist would consider internet white knighting a legitimate form of mating strategy, but how effective could it be in a forum women never read? ;) Perhaps our use of exclusionary language and the mindset it speaks to has something to do with the lack of women reading...
by ASW
February 22nd, 2019, 4:35 pm
Forum: Feature Articles
Topic: Please retire the term, "cardman."
Replies: 244
Views: 23815

Re: Please retire the term, "cardman."

I suppose an evolutionary psychologist would consider internet white knighting a legitimate form of mating strategy, but how effective could it be in a forum women never read?

;)
by ASW
February 18th, 2019, 6:57 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Andrew Wimhurst
Replies: 19
Views: 2655

Re: Andrew Wimhurst

erdnasephile wrote:Hi, Andrew -- welcome, and thanks for the update!


Thanks!
by ASW
February 11th, 2019, 5:37 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Andrew Wimhurst
Replies: 19
Views: 2655

Re: Andrew Wimhurst

He seems to be a very vocal and perhaps obsessed supporter of another magician. Better not to ever mention that other magician except in glowing terms. Not quite what happened between you and me, Bob, but why rake over the coals? I know I don’t have the energy even if you do. I’m not prodigy. I no ...

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