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by Chris Randal2
July 7th, 2020, 9:53 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Fool US
Replies: 1
Views: 109

Fool US

I heard fool us is taping early is this true and who is the contact for this ? Thanks in advance
by Chris Randal2
June 30th, 2020, 11:14 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Chris Hannibal
Replies: 11
Views: 844

Re: Chris Hannibal

Speaking of people’s work Mr Townsend you are often credited with being the inspiration for 3 fly. I don’t own any of your work but was always interested in finding out more about you. Are there any books or notes I can pick up. I would love to learn more about you. Chris Kenner’s our of control rem...
by Chris Randal2
June 30th, 2020, 9:28 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Chris Hannibal
Replies: 11
Views: 844

Re: Chris Hannibal

Well I will say it is odd that his Ted talk uses his first name and pretty much every YouTube video uses his first name. So my mistake for using the name that is most used on the Internet for him. Didn’t mean to offend the artist formally known as Chris Hannibal. Honestly that wasn’t the point of my...
by Chris Randal2
June 30th, 2020, 5:26 am
Forum: Platform & Stage Magic
Topic: Multiplying Balls - Vernet VS Fakini
Replies: 27
Views: 33273

Re: Multiplying Balls - Vernet VS Fakini

Bond Lee from Hong Kong makes a great set of Billard Balls that come with an extra shell for the Shimada 1 to 4 move that has become very popular in recent years. They are in my humble opinion a better set than Fakini or the Vernet that I had as a kid. I have studied under Gary Darwin, Shimada, the ...
by Chris Randal2
June 30th, 2020, 12:29 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Chris Hannibal
Replies: 11
Views: 844

Re: Chris Hannibal

My apologies didn’t know.
by Chris Randal2
June 26th, 2020, 11:40 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Chris Hannibal
Replies: 11
Views: 844

Chris Hannibal

Ok during lock down I watch a lot of magic videos and I have become a big fan of Mr Hannibal. If your looking for some great magic to watch in lock down I would suggest Chris Hannibal it’s quite good and he has a lot of material to watch. Great Cups and Balls and Cards across. All of it is good thos...
by Chris Randal2
June 26th, 2020, 11:36 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: How will magic change after COVID?
Replies: 33
Views: 1934

Re: How will magic change after COVID?

I wish you the best we are all scared and unsure of coming events
by Chris Randal2
June 26th, 2020, 11:35 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: M.U.M. Magazines (FREE)
Replies: 2
Views: 527

Re: M.U.M. Magazines (FREE)

Got my cover issue 2018 I will take extras
by Chris Randal2
June 26th, 2020, 11:34 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Jeki Yoo
Replies: 5
Views: 649

Re: Jeki Yoo

Jeki won 3rd place at FISM in cards has a wonderful Penguin live lecture, was on AGT and BGT does a great daily videos and is just an all around talent.
by Chris Randal2
June 18th, 2020, 10:39 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Jeki Yoo
Replies: 5
Views: 649

Jeki Yoo

I have been hanging out with and talking to Jeki Yoo from South Korea and wow what a talent this man is. Check out his work he is just incredible!!!! I would love to describe him further but I have no words but wow!!!!!
by Chris Randal2
June 12th, 2020, 6:10 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: How will magic change after COVID?
Replies: 33
Views: 1934

Re: How will magic change after COVID?

it’s our job as magicians and entertainers to play that center line. Is it? The fact that some are comfortable playing that center line, doesn't mean everyone should. You are correct sir. I’m just getting old and feel safe playing the center line of making other feels safe and even myself. Younger ...
by Chris Randal2
May 29th, 2020, 8:43 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Peter Samelson - Invasion of the Body Snatchers
Replies: 6
Views: 1199

Re: Peter Samelson - Invasion of the Body Snatchers

Joe this was honest and nice. Peter is a modern day legend with his beautiful snowstorm and a wonderful handling of Gypsy Thread and just a great host of Monday Magic. But Joe you are a gentleman in this post. 14 years ago I talked crap to Chris Capeheart once I the lobby of the SAM Vegas convention...
by Chris Randal2
May 29th, 2020, 8:36 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: How will magic change after COVID?
Replies: 33
Views: 1934

Re: How will magic change after COVID?

Sidenote I am watched as a restaurant employee all day and wash and re-sanitize you hands 50 times a day for my own safety and that of my customers. By the end of the day my hands look like I have been in a hot tub for 12 hours so lotion is key for your ears and hands.
by Chris Randal2
May 29th, 2020, 8:33 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: How will magic change after COVID?
Replies: 33
Views: 1934

Re: How will magic change after COVID?

As someone who works in the restaurant industry I will say certain things will never go back to normal and as Mr Kaufman has said other things won’t change. I Honestly feel that it will be like security theater after 911 now we will go through security cleanliness for show. I do magic with a mask an...
by Chris Randal2
May 29th, 2020, 8:18 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Chris Randall - From Fremont Street to FISM
Replies: 1
Views: 310

Re: Chris Randall - From Fremont Street to FISM

Thanks Scott only one correction and that was because your a sweetheart of a man. It wasn’t a kind of mental break down or anything like that it was a full crazy meltdown/ breakdown that was helped by the aide of a wonderful therapist and medication and my teacher Scott Alexander who aided me in get...
by Chris Randal2
May 29th, 2020, 5:18 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Shin Lim cancels in Vegas
Replies: 103
Views: 13934

Re: Shin Lim cancels in Vegas

Shin will be fine ! He is a talented performer and marketer. Sadly and I know this as a Vegas headliner myself at Bally’s and The D hotel as well as being a guest act in X Burlesque, Murray, Nathan Burton and many others I know that this decision doesn’t fall on the performer. AGT FYI other than fin...
by Chris Randal2
May 16th, 2020, 8:36 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Magic on the Tube
Replies: 0
Views: 317

Magic on the Tube

I have noticed that the magic on YouTube and on tv aren’t feeling like magic anymore. I grew up in the era of Copperfield specials and The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson. I saw wonderful magic during this time that I was lucky enough to then see live in person. As I watch the new model of prank mag...
by Chris Randal2
May 7th, 2020, 5:58 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Jay Marshall
Replies: 14
Views: 1808

Re: Jay Marshall

So why isn’t there a complete legacy book on this wonderful man. The Chinese sticks routine I have already stolen a few lines or told some friends. Hey &)&;&;&;$ you need to steal this line it’s too funny.
by Chris Randal2
May 5th, 2020, 5:24 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Jay Marshall
Replies: 14
Views: 1808

Re: Jay Marshall

Michael Close wrote:Chris Randall: I did my talk about Jay yesterday. If you missed it, here's the link.

https://www.facebook.com/michaelclosema ... 179464687/

I'll be sharing a few more stories today (Friday, August 24).



Oh I saw it sir and thanks for the shout out.
by Chris Randal2
May 5th, 2020, 4:38 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Jay Marshall
Replies: 14
Views: 1808

Re: Jay Marshall

Thank you Tom that was great to watch
by Chris Randal2
April 30th, 2020, 12:53 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Pendragon Illusion Sale
Replies: 1
Views: 435

Re: Pendragon Illusion Sale

I am not on Facebook is there I way I can see the items. At Its Magic you showed me the most beautiful version of the trunk is that available or the sands of time. I would also be interested in the props for the election another favorite of mine
by Chris Randal2
April 27th, 2020, 8:21 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Carisa Hendrix is on the Cover of Genii's May Issue
Replies: 13
Views: 1418

Re: Carisa Hendrix is on the Cover of Genii's May Issue

I never saw the July Vanish magazine I wrote one small article for them recently which I passed on to Eric Evans. I really love Lucy Darlings version of multiplying bottles and how her character owns the audience. It’s not a shock she got nominated for stage magician of the year. I don’t know Carisa...
by Chris Randal2
April 27th, 2020, 8:12 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Present Company - new ebook by Tom Stone
Replies: 11
Views: 1147

Re: Present Company - new ebook by Tom Stone

Mr Stone let me start off by saying god dam I love you. My father was Gary Darwin’s best friend the last 10 years of his life every day they spent at least two hours on the phone arguing and I was a direct Gary Darwin student. Gary never told me the part that you educated me on of the king Solomon p...
by Chris Randal2
April 26th, 2020, 5:03 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Present Company - new ebook by Tom Stone
Replies: 11
Views: 1147

Re: Present Company - new ebook by Tom Stone

It’s called King Solomon’s drink and appears in the Art of Astonishment books by Paul Harris effect by Gary Darwin reprinted in the Mac King notes years late taught to him by Lance Burton Gary Darwin’s student.
by Chris Randal2
April 26th, 2020, 4:59 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Present Company - new ebook by Tom Stone
Replies: 11
Views: 1147

Re: Present Company - new ebook by Tom Stone

Tom just to give reference of one of my teachers King Solomon’s drink is the invention as Mac mentions in his notes is Gary Darwin’s. Gary Darwin is one of Magic’s unsung heroes and we should really respect and appreciate all he did for magic. Magazines like Magic magazine or Genii never gave him th...
by Chris Randal2
April 26th, 2020, 4:46 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Jay Marshall
Replies: 14
Views: 1808

Re: Jay Marshall

Definitely putting it on my list I know Sandy very well through AJ and wish I would’ve took the time with him with more care
by Chris Randal2
April 19th, 2020, 3:35 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Jay Marshall
Replies: 14
Views: 1808

Re: Jay Marshall

I saw Karrel do very similar MC spots at Desert Magic Seminar. Side note they used to jokingly call me Senator Crandall because Chris Randall so it became CRandall. So often I would hear people call me Senator but I remember them starting it and a kid thinking who the hell is Senator Crandall. I sti...
by Chris Randal2
April 17th, 2020, 1:24 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Jay Marshall
Replies: 14
Views: 1808

Re: Jay Marshall

Thank you
by Chris Randal2
April 16th, 2020, 6:15 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Jay Marshall
Replies: 14
Views: 1808

Jay Marshall

When I was a kid at the Desert Magic Seminar I had the pleasure of meeting and following around like a puppy dog Jay Marshall and Karrel Fox they were so nice to me and my father but as a kid I had no idea of the impact they had on magic. I have read a lot of the Fox books but never got my hands on ...
by Chris Randal2
April 11th, 2020, 8:37 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Question about AMA awards
Replies: 1
Views: 323

Question about AMA awards

Are the AMA awards Delayed or canceled I didn’t see any nominations and by this time of year either the ceremony would be over or at least nominations would come out is there an alternative this year or is it canceled
by Chris Randal2
April 11th, 2020, 8:34 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Present Company - new ebook by Tom Stone
Replies: 11
Views: 1147

Re: Present Company - new ebook by Tom Stone

April 10th is my 39th birthday. Other than waiting on my Tameriz book more Tom Stone material especially my favorite Benson Burner is the best gift I have had in years. Tom I have a question who first created the idea of producing a shoe I saw you do it years ago in Japanese TV and have seen it beco...
by Chris Randal2
April 7th, 2020, 4:54 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Aloha Joan Lawton
Replies: 4
Views: 612

Re: Aloha Joan Lawton

Joan was always very sweet and supported of me. She would nicely give me advice instead of coming down on me when I messed up. She was forgiving and very gentle and just incredibly nice and I will miss her. I would joke that I was staying in the Lawton suite in the Nivana while playing the castle an...
by Chris Randal2
April 7th, 2020, 4:40 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: False Clearly Impossible for sale on Amazon
Replies: 4
Views: 662

Re: False Clearly Impossible for sale on Amazon

Jon as you you know I never worked harder on any effect in my life trying to attempt your fire basket I bought from Ayala and you subtrunk. I know you have been ripped off most of your career and yes it can be upsetting but I don’t want you getting upset about it. Unauthorized copies of illusions li...
by Chris Randal2
April 5th, 2020, 4:08 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Skype sessions
Replies: 2
Views: 645

Re: Skype sessions

To be honest I’m not looking for money or even just something to do just want to give back to the community that gave me so much and that I took so much from
by Chris Randal2
April 5th, 2020, 3:58 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: False Clearly Impossible for sale on Amazon
Replies: 4
Views: 662

Re: False Clearly Impossible for sale on Amazon

Jonathan I mean this will love. NO ONE cares we have more important things to worry about. Focus on your wonderful wife and staying healthy. I hope you are staying healthy and safe. Focus your energy on something great and positive. Instead of this post I would rather see a cool YouTube video of you...
by Chris Randal2
April 3rd, 2020, 6:57 pm
Forum: Magicana
Topic: Chicago Opener
Replies: 12
Views: 9029

Re: Chicago Opener

But shouldn't the original trick be credited to Al Leech who published it first under a different name? Yes, I messed up, and I don't really know why. What a gentleman Tom is no drama and takes immediate responsibility because he actual does care about credits. It’s happens even to the best of us a...
by Chris Randal2
April 3rd, 2020, 2:34 am
Forum: Magicana
Topic: Chicago Opener
Replies: 12
Views: 9029

Re: Chicago Opener

I recently came up with a stand up version of Chicago Opener that is being released by my buddy Scott Alexander on his new stand up card dvd. I always loved the effect but wanted to do it in a comedy club/ stand up setting and now have a solution to the problem. Now the effect plays to the back of t...

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