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by Jeff Eline
January 6th, 2013, 10:53 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: 2012 In Review
Replies: 46
Views: 6853

Re: 2012 In Review

Nice recap. Perfect reading over my Sunday morning coffee. Thanks Dustin.
by Jeff Eline
September 28th, 2012, 11:33 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Magic Happenings in Washington DC?
Replies: 6
Views: 1222

Re: Magic Happenings in Washington DC?

There are no more shops in DC now that Barry's just closed. In Baltimore, just a short drive up 95 you have Denny's (<!-- w --><a class="postlink" href="http://www.dennymagic.com">www.dennymagic.com</a><!-- w -->) and the Magic Warehouse ( <!-- w --><a class="postlink" href="http://www.magicwarehous...
by Jeff Eline
September 17th, 2012, 3:58 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Teller in Esquire
Replies: 9
Views: 1962

Re: Teller in Esquire

He's 64!?! Wow.
by Jeff Eline
August 24th, 2012, 11:54 am
Forum: Link Watch
Topic: Juggling Barkeep...
Replies: 16
Views: 2534

Re: Juggling Barkeep...

Wow. That's was great.
by Jeff Eline
July 20th, 2012, 4:11 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: For Sale: Mark Setteducatti's MAGIC SHOW Book
Replies: 1
Views: 586

Re: For Sale: Mark Setteducatti's MAGIC SHOW Book

Email sent to you Danny.
Thanks.
by Jeff Eline
July 20th, 2012, 9:47 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: FISM 2012 - Day Six ...fism 2015 goes to italy
Replies: 155
Views: 38180

Re: FISM 2012 - Day Six

Richard Kaufman wrote:Quentin wrote: "... I do find arses sticking out the top of jeans offputting."

DITTO!


Depends on the arse. Context, remember.
by Jeff Eline
July 18th, 2012, 10:22 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: FISM 2012 - Day Six ...fism 2015 goes to italy
Replies: 155
Views: 38180

Re: FISM 2012 - Day Six

Woody Aragon's from the USA. That's quite a southern accent he has.

Also, what's Micro Magic and how's it different from Close-up?
by Jeff Eline
July 18th, 2012, 8:54 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: An Open Letter to Derek Lever from Wittus Witt
Replies: 32
Views: 10241

Re: An Open Letter to Derek Lever from Wittus Witt

Simple. If you weren't happy, ask for a refund I'm not sure "it was [censored]" is grounds for a refund, legally. I've yet to see anyone post saying they thought it was good. That's true, but I think Tim's right. Based on what's been reported from several different people, all saying basi...
by Jeff Eline
June 7th, 2012, 1:44 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Paper balls over the head
Replies: 22
Views: 3392

Re: Paper balls over the head

One of the important points of Slydini's routine is what he did with the left hand as the right hand was up. It's actually difficult to watch the left hand because your eyes want to watch the ball/paper flying over the specs head.
by Jeff Eline
May 23rd, 2012, 9:33 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Jamy Ian Swiss comment in latest GENII
Replies: 61
Views: 8626

Re: Jamy Ian Swiss comment in latest GENII

Relax Mr. Harry, it was just a friendly little gibe. Nothing more. Nothing less. And Ian described it perfectly. Sorry for not standing by to field your queries. Lesson learned.

My condolences Ian for you loss.
by Jeff Eline
May 23rd, 2012, 3:37 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Jamy Ian Swiss comment in latest GENII
Replies: 61
Views: 8626

Re: Jamy Ian Swiss comment in latest GENII

Harry Lorayne wrote: At the end of Jamy's review of one of my APOCALYPSE volumes....


NEW MEME: Lorayne's Law - "An online magic thread has reached its ultimate usefulness when a Harry Lorayne publication get's mentioned."
by Jeff Eline
April 18th, 2012, 2:48 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Real Secrets Trick of the Month Club...
Replies: 429
Views: 83338

Re: Real Secrets Trick of the Month Club...

Fair enough.
by Jeff Eline
April 18th, 2012, 12:58 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Real Secrets Trick of the Month Club...
Replies: 429
Views: 83338

Re: Real Secrets Trick of the Month Club...

What an interesting piccadilly this is. Mr. Richard Kaufman is afraid of getting in hot water. People who are members can't post anything about it. People who aren't members shouldn't post anything about it. Very interesting indeed.
by Jeff Eline
April 18th, 2012, 11:34 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Real Secrets Trick of the Month Club...
Replies: 429
Views: 83338

Re: Real Secrets Trick of the Month Club...

Scratch from Chad Long @ $20

Scratch from Real Secrets at @ $24.

Maybe there's additional info that Real Secrets is adding. I don't know.
by Jeff Eline
April 18th, 2012, 9:27 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Real Secrets Trick of the Month Club...
Replies: 429
Views: 83338

Re: Real Secrets Trick of the Month Club...

Matthew Field wrote:I wish more companies, in and out of magic, were like this.



I really wish I could say the same thing. Just wasn't my experience, sad to say.
by Jeff Eline
March 14th, 2012, 3:41 pm
Forum: Link Watch
Topic: Soldier's Deck of Cards
Replies: 16
Views: 2476

Re: Soldier's Deck of Cards

I'm working on the Satanic version: "... and when I see the nine of spades, it reminds me of the nine circles of Hell ...." I do a cutting to the aces routine where I lead-in with a quick recitation of the Soldier's Prayer book. However, when they cut the deck into three piles, they get 6...
by Jeff Eline
February 28th, 2012, 8:59 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Real Secrets Trick of the Month Club...
Replies: 429
Views: 83338

Re: Real Secrets Trick of the Month Club...

For completeness sake, I wanted to post that I did receive notice that a refund is being processed. I respectfully expressed my disappointment in their mandatory auto rebilling policy. It seems very distrustful of customers who have just happily paid you almost $150. It's funny that they trust me to...
by Jeff Eline
February 27th, 2012, 4:55 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Real Secrets Trick of the Month Club...
Replies: 429
Views: 83338

Re: Real Secrets Trick of the Month Club...

I asked for my money back and haven't received it yet. It's only been about 24 hrs (which is plenty of time to refund via paypal) but I'll hold off for another day before taking further actions.
by Jeff Eline
February 27th, 2012, 8:55 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Real Secrets Trick of the Month Club...
Replies: 429
Views: 83338

Re: Real Secrets Trick of the Month Club...

Either jump on board or not. Don't spend your time raining on my parade before it even starts. If you want your parade to be bathed in constant sunshine, then don't read or research anything your about to purchase or undertake. I will, however, give my honest opinion of a product or company when ap...
by Jeff Eline
February 26th, 2012, 11:54 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Real Secrets Trick of the Month Club...
Replies: 429
Views: 83338

Re: Real Secrets Trick of the Month Club...

I think it's funny that you Richard, didn't receive a similar email when you cancelled the automatic payment. Guess the adage "Never pick a fight with a guy that buys ink by the barrel" applies here.
by Jeff Eline
February 26th, 2012, 9:08 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Real Secrets Trick of the Month Club...
Replies: 429
Views: 83338

Re: Real Secrets Trick of the Month Club...

I cancelled my automatic renewal and this is what I received: We received notice that you cancelled the automatic payment feature of your application. Membership is, in part, based upon this traditional recurring subscription structure. You will not be billed until the appropriate time for renewal. ...
by Jeff Eline
February 12th, 2012, 8:44 am
Forum: Platform & Stage Magic
Topic: So how deceptive is the balloon swallow, really?
Replies: 32
Views: 13363

Re: So how deceptive is the balloon swallow, really?

mrgoat wrote:I always thought it was a gag. I didn't think anyone actually ever thought the balloon was swallowed. But if anyone *could* do it I could get them a lot of work in my industry.


I think THIS was on the Playboy Channel.
by Jeff Eline
January 16th, 2012, 9:28 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: A Little Bit of Movie Magic
Replies: 2
Views: 503

Re: A Little Bit of Movie Magic

That's incredible!
by Jeff Eline
January 4th, 2012, 11:27 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Andy Nyman!
Replies: 6
Views: 1097

Re: Andy Nyman!

iDoodle is very good.
by Jeff Eline
January 4th, 2012, 9:01 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Andy Nyman!
Replies: 6
Views: 1097

Re: Andy Nyman!

I actually like the Mindreader app. One of the few good magic apps in my opinion. Everyone thinks iPhones can just 'hear' what the card is if spoken, and this app eliminates that...which is nice.
by Jeff Eline
January 1st, 2012, 5:25 pm
Forum: Other Magic Publications
Topic: Something troubling in Steinmeyer's new book
Replies: 123
Views: 27269

Re: Something troubling in Steinmeyer's new book

Chris Aguilar wrote:Sorry Jeff E., I'll try to be a little less repetitive about it.


Boy, while that would be nice, all evidence based on past performance indicates that's not likely.
by Jeff Eline
January 1st, 2012, 3:06 pm
Forum: Other Magic Publications
Topic: Something troubling in Steinmeyer's new book
Replies: 123
Views: 27269

Re: Something troubling in Steinmeyer's new book

Re. sprongshift's post. Part of the problem is that many in our "world" seem to have a problem to differentiate between analyzing the work of others and making use of the work of others in their own performances. Stereotype much Tom? Without knowing what you consider "many" or h...
by Jeff Eline
December 29th, 2011, 9:55 pm
Forum: Link Watch
Topic: A nice short film
Replies: 8
Views: 2231

Re: A nice short film

Thanks for that Bill.
by Jeff Eline
October 19th, 2011, 9:33 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: I Never Would Have Believed This ...
Replies: 23
Views: 5708

Re: I Never Would Have Believed This ...

Matt,
I'd love to hear the other nine books on your list. :)
by Jeff Eline
October 14th, 2011, 9:00 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Matt Field Honored
Replies: 17
Views: 2100

Re: Matt Field Honored

Congrats!
by Jeff Eline
October 13th, 2011, 10:49 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Tenyo Tricks for 2012--HOLY CRAP!
Replies: 66
Views: 12449

Re: Tenyo Tricks for 2012--HOLY CRAP!

Saw Mark's lecture at Magic Live. Very interesting. Having those two big brains in the same room would be incredible!
by Jeff Eline
October 11th, 2011, 10:30 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Lance Pierce - Baltimore - Wednesday
Replies: 2
Views: 645

Lance Pierce - Baltimore - Wednesday

Lance Pierce will be lecturing at the Magic Warehouse on Wednesday, October 12th 7:00pm. This will be a fantastic lecture. Lance is a performer, author, editor, teacher, creator and consultant, specializing in the practice of sleight of hand in close-up and platform. He was a featured entertainer at...
by Jeff Eline
September 27th, 2011, 6:43 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Tony Cabral - Baltimore Oct 2nd
Replies: 1
Views: 553

Re: Tony Cabral - Baltimore Oct 2nd

Howard has announced a special deal... Sign up for both Tony Cabral (Sunday Oct 2nd) and Lance Pierce (Wed Oct 12th) and save $10.

Call or email Howard to sign up now!
by Jeff Eline
September 25th, 2011, 9:03 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Tony Cabral - Baltimore Oct 2nd
Replies: 1
Views: 553

Tony Cabral - Baltimore Oct 2nd

Sunday October 2nd - Tony Cabral Tony Cabral has long been a well-kept secret among a select few card workers. Now he's finally sharing some of his favorite routines. Join us Sunday October 2nd at the Magic Warehouse in Owings Mills MD for a great lecture on amazing card magic. His material is so g...
by Jeff Eline
September 15th, 2011, 7:23 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Magic -- Page by Page
Replies: 8
Views: 2590

Re: Magic -- Page by Page

Excellent! Can't wait.
by Jeff Eline
August 25th, 2011, 7:24 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: So, How was MAGIC Live?
Replies: 117
Views: 15108

Re: So, How was MAGIC Live?

Jeff (or anyone else who saw Johnny Thompson lecture): did he fully explain his combination of the Nemo 1500 wallet and the Koran 5 Star Miracle? Is it described in his lecture notes? Finally, did he mention anything about the book he is working on? Thanks! No he didn't go over that effect with the...
by Jeff Eline
August 24th, 2011, 2:11 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: So, How was MAGIC Live?
Replies: 117
Views: 15108

Re: So, How was MAGIC Live?

Magic Live Sunday - I arrive around 3pm and check in to the hotel and the convention. I immediately see a few recognizable and friendly faces like Mike Close, Barrie Richardson, the Buck twins and Brad Henderson. I've never been to a big convention before and I'm attending this one to help a friend ...
by Jeff Eline
July 15th, 2011, 4:43 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: New Dai Vernon DVD ReleasedI
Replies: 87
Views: 13935

Re: New Dai Vernon DVD ReleasedI

Bill, despite your vast library and instrumental experience, here's a little history lesson from the JazzinAmerican.org lesson plan: JAZZ BEGINNINGS I. Jazz's African Root A. A functional role From 1619 to well into the 1800s, slaves were brought to the Americas from Africa where music played a func...
by Jeff Eline
July 15th, 2011, 11:45 am
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: New Dai Vernon DVD ReleasedI
Replies: 87
Views: 13935

Re: New Dai Vernon DVD ReleasedI

The development of jazz had nothing to do with slavery and everything to do with the cultural intermixing of highly trained Creole musicians and post-reconstructionalist blacks who flooded into New Orleans from the plantations. Blues development had really nothing to do with Slavery either. It was ...
by Jeff Eline
July 14th, 2011, 10:56 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: The passing of a friend
Replies: 17
Views: 4038

Re: The passing of a friend

I have a disc of an Ellicott City, MD magician, Ralph Fowler, doing the Senile Sorcerer at the Magic Castle in the in 90's. Ralph knew Earl Canap but I don't know if he bought it from him.

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