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by Steve Hook
September 22nd, 2014, 1:41 am
Forum: Tenyo
Topic: All Four New Tenyo 2015 Items For Sale Here (PHOTOS ADDED)
Replies: 23
Views: 6752

Re: All Four New Tenyo 2015 Items For Sale Here (PHOTOS ADDE

The other Tobu Magic videos, which are not about Tenyo 2015 so far:

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCUYVotU5cjJIlGowcU3i26w
by Steve Hook
September 18th, 2014, 1:00 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: AGT Winner!!! A MAGICIAN Mea Culpa
Replies: 6
Views: 2935

Re: AGT Winner!!! A MAGICIAN Mea Culpa

My heart weeps for magic...
by Steve Hook
September 11th, 2014, 8:34 pm
Forum: Light from the Lamp ONLINE.
Topic: The Cramp Vol. 1, #1 by Dale A. Hildebrandt
Replies: 15
Views: 7866

Re: The Cramp Vol. 1, #1 by Dale A. Hildebrandt

WTF just happened here?
by Steve Hook
September 4th, 2014, 8:55 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Eric Mead performing Conover's "Cylinder & Coins"
Replies: 14
Views: 7241

Re: Eric Mead performing Conover's "Cylinder & Coins"

Didn't he do this in a Ted Talk maybe a year or two ago?
by Steve Hook
August 1st, 2014, 1:19 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Cyril's New Japanese TV Special
Replies: 4
Views: 1325

Re: Cyril's New Japanese TV Special

Two words:

=8-o
"YOW!"
and
"UNCOMFORTABLE"
by Steve Hook
July 10th, 2014, 2:57 am
Forum: Mentalism & Mental Magic
Topic: Talk about Mentalism
Replies: 10
Views: 8887

Re: Talk about Mentalism

1 + 1 = 3? Something doesn't add up...
by Steve Hook
June 30th, 2014, 1:41 am
Forum: General
Topic: co-integer(exchange effect+...)
Replies: 16
Views: 5745

Re: co-integer(exchange effect+...)

Bravo! Thanks for posting the video and letting us know.
by Steve Hook
May 2nd, 2014, 1:35 am
Forum: General
Topic: Hello Everyone!
Replies: 18
Views: 4158

Re: Hello Everyone! Escaping the green monster.

HeadGames: First off, you might want to consider either changing your screen name to reflect your actual name, or to put it in your sig. Some people here (and elsewhere) are more likely to share with someone whom they know. Second, if/when you ask about a method, you will get a much better response...
by Steve Hook
April 30th, 2014, 12:31 am
Forum: General
Topic: Kaufman publishing magic books again?
Replies: 45
Views: 14297

Re: Kaufman publishing magic books again?

Richard:

I was able to track it down to Season 16, Episode 7, September 13, 1977.

But I couldn't find it online anywhere.
by Steve Hook
April 30th, 2014, 12:27 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: I Join Those Banned from The Magic Cafe
Replies: 154
Views: 31774

Re: I Join Those Banned from The Magic Cafe

Brad Henderson wrote:lest I be misunderstood.


Don't worry, Brad...you're understood all too well...
by Steve Hook
April 23rd, 2014, 6:50 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Books and other devices
Replies: 2
Views: 928

Re: Books and other devices

Sent you an email.

Steve H
by Steve Hook
April 2nd, 2014, 11:46 pm
Forum: Link Watch
Topic: Derek DelGaudio to produce new Disney movie
Replies: 22
Views: 5971

Derek DelGaudio to produce new Disney movie

http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/heat-vision/disney-enlists-top-illusionist-produce-691759 [The] plot is being kept hidden up the studio’s sleeve. It is known, however, to tackle the history of magic’s last 100 years as seen through the eyes of one magician. [Thanks to Brent Braun for the link]
by Steve Hook
March 9th, 2014, 12:46 am
Forum: Tenyo
Topic: Inside Lubor Fiedler's Brain 2: New Video
Replies: 3
Views: 1446

Re: Inside Lubor Fiedler's Brain 2: New Video

Thanks, Richard. And Lubor.
by Steve Hook
January 9th, 2014, 11:43 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: RED by Craig Petty
Replies: 79
Views: 16616

Re: RED by Craig Petty

Tom Pilling wrote:
Spot on.


Good God in heaven...

Please, Tom Pilling, give it a rest why don't ya? You jumped the shark about ten posts ago.
by Steve Hook
December 31st, 2013, 8:17 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Our Brunch at the Magic Castle (long)
Replies: 3
Views: 1049

Re: Our Brunch at the Magic Castle (long)

This was an enjoyable read. Thanks!
by Steve Hook
November 15th, 2013, 7:56 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Blaine TV Sighting...
Replies: 5
Views: 2071

Re: Blaine TV Sighting...

Holy smokes!
by Steve Hook
November 13th, 2013, 12:22 am
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Books For Sale - Updated List
Replies: 5
Views: 2160

Re: Books For Sale - Updated List

Bob, for me, it would be more helpful if you listed what was still available vs. what has sold. But maybe that's tomato/tomahto.

Steve
by Steve Hook
November 5th, 2013, 8:07 pm
Forum: Columns
Topic: Tiny Séance - May 2013
Replies: 5
Views: 6932

Re: Tiny Séance - May 2013

Nice work, Neil, even with Ana opening her eyes on the count of "1..."!
by Steve Hook
October 28th, 2013, 12:13 am
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: For Sale HERE: Bigger Wands by Creative Magic
Replies: 5
Views: 1532

Re: For Sale HERE: Bigger Wands by Creative Magic

Hey, Michael. What's up with these wands. On the Web Page for Creative Magic, it says they are no longer available. http://creativemagic.net/kids/biggerwands.htm Is Creative still making them? How about the other products on the webpage? "TEF": Is yours a serious post? Your style in your ...
by Steve Hook
October 18th, 2013, 1:36 am
Forum: General
Topic: November 2013 issue of Genii
Replies: 24
Views: 8191

Re: November 2013 issue of Genii

Ha! Next thing you're going to tell me is that DC bought eleven islands in the Caribbean... :roll:
by Steve Hook
September 30th, 2013, 11:14 pm
Forum: Link Watch
Topic: Walt + Ed's deck of cards from "Breaking Bad"
Replies: 0
Views: 676

Walt + Ed's deck of cards from "Breaking Bad"

A company is auctioning all the "Breaking Bad" props. Tio's wheelchair might take up too much space. This won't: http://screenbid.auctionserver.net/view-auctions/catalog/id/6/lot/367/?url=%2Fview-auctions%2Fcatalog%2Fid%2F6%2F%3Fpage%3D22 Buy the penultimate – that means “second-to-last” –...
by Steve Hook
September 24th, 2013, 10:32 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: David Copperfield rants against Penn Jillette- GREAT!
Replies: 4
Views: 1877

Re: David Copperfield rants against Penn Jillette- GREAT!

This is the link at the end of the vid (which was obviously a put-on):

http://fundanything.com/en/campaigns/penn-campaign
by Steve Hook
September 4th, 2013, 2:34 am
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Anyone perform this little masterpiece?
Replies: 8
Views: 2868

Re: Anyone perform this little masterpiece?

Thanks for posting that video, Chris.
by Steve Hook
August 25th, 2013, 4:10 am
Forum: Children's Entertainment
Topic: Kidabra 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 6486

Re: Kidabra 2013

:-/
by Steve Hook
August 25th, 2013, 3:30 am
Forum: Link Watch
Topic: Ikeda Yosuke "HelloGoodbye"
Replies: 2
Views: 1064

Ikeda Yosuke "HelloGoodbye"

It's not strictly magic...but...it's magic of sorts:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i2UwOYQHPV0

Enjoy!
by Steve Hook
August 14th, 2013, 6:10 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Help with Chop Mug
Replies: 11
Views: 4273

Re: Help with Chop Mug

Shazzbatt wrote:I bought a Thomas Wayne Chop Mug through Bob Kohler a few years ago and thought it was excellent. Not sure if he still sells them though.


???
by Steve Hook
August 9th, 2013, 4:34 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Irish Magician Keith Barry on HufPost
Replies: 1
Views: 520

Re: Irish Magician Keith Barry on HufPost

Pro presentations, no doubt. On to the TEDtalk: Besides Keith being the victim of a camera angle worse than anything anyone has ever had to endure on Letterman, the long-haired volunteer's acting was disappointingly bad. (And no, he wasn't Greg Eanes from Charlotte!) Otherwise, I found it very enter...
by Steve Hook
August 4th, 2013, 7:39 pm
Forum: Kaufman & Company
Topic: DeLand
Replies: 187
Views: 51053

Re: DeLand

Thanks for that link, Richard! Coincidentally, a couple of weeks ago I ran across "The Phantom Cards" set that I made as a ten year old in 1960. The directions were/are in Joseph Leeming's CARD TRICKS ANYONE CAN DO, page 184. Mr. Deland is uncredited. And it only took fifty-three years to ...
by Steve Hook
July 29th, 2013, 5:19 pm
Forum: Light From the Lamp
Topic: Magnetic Shim Cards
Replies: 7
Views: 4152

Re: Magnetic Shim Cards

Have you seen any of these cards, Bob? The SHIMpossible Deck: http://www.hocus-pocus.com/magicshop/product_detail.cfm?item=20956 They may be too thick. It says that the 52 cards come in TWO boxes. I doubt if they FILL two boxes but they're obviously thicker than a normal card. - Steve H
by Steve Hook
July 28th, 2013, 10:56 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: WTB Richard Pinner's PET
Replies: 0
Views: 276

WTB Richard Pinner's PET

If you have a set you're not going to use, please email me at:

SteveNoSpam A T hotmail.com

I'm looking for a US seller, to keep the cost down.

Thanks!

- Steve H
by Steve Hook
July 23rd, 2013, 8:29 pm
Forum: Marketing & Magic Business
Topic: Reviews Needed
Replies: 2
Views: 3687

Re: Reviews Needed

Mike: I like it! It's got a colorful, cartoonish style that fits your kid/family market. You have a full array of marketing-based features, including video and text that helps prospective clients picture you at their event. You have an excellent FAQ section. And you have the multiple means to contac...
by Steve Hook
July 14th, 2013, 1:45 am
Forum: Mentalism & Mental Magic
Topic: Becker's "Ultimate Flashback"
Replies: 21
Views: 7917

Re: Becker's

It's the ol' "ten year old thread" trick! Michael, be sure to note that lots have happened in the last ten years, though of course MOAB and FB are still golden.
by Steve Hook
June 23rd, 2013, 1:42 pm
Forum: Tenyo
Topic: New Tenyo for 2014!
Replies: 33
Views: 8634

Re: New Tenyo for 2014!

Angelo Carbone wrote:Agree. There is no point updating my site anymore :-)


I both presume and hope that you're kidding, Angelo.

Also, to state the obvious, the "Zig-Zag Deck" in your February YT video is way beyond "clever".
by Steve Hook
June 21st, 2013, 1:12 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: FA: DAI VERNON SILHOUETTE
Replies: 10
Views: 1836

Re: FA: DAI VERNON SILHOUETTE

FA?

FS?
by Steve Hook
May 31st, 2013, 9:24 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Digital Precursor!
Replies: 2
Views: 1402

Re: Digital Precursor!

Too bad its so much. The material sounds amazing though. I agree that two-hundred bucks is nothing to sneeze at. At the same time it looks like there are 104 issues, so that's only $1.44 per issue for members or $1.91 for non-members. The ad says that Bill and Ed spent twenty-three years collecting...
by Steve Hook
May 29th, 2013, 1:19 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Circuit
Replies: 46
Views: 7973

Re: Circuit

But if the move is sufficiently concealed and the magical effect is powerful enough, executing the method at the moment of the effect is perfectly acceptable. I think 'Circuit' meets this requirement. Good point. I'd say the same about Mike Rubinstein's uncovered "Touch" [not sure if that...
by Steve Hook
May 29th, 2013, 1:03 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Again? Ricky Jay on Letterman tonight, May29th
Replies: 7
Views: 1072

Re: Again? Ricky Jay on Letterman tonight, May29th

OK, my New York Post announces Ricky Jay will be on tonight's Letterman show Wednesday May 29,2013...The other guest will be Kate Hudson. Did anyone ever confirm that last week's appearance with Jon Hamm was a repeat? Hi, Max: My TV guide is showing repeats on Wed. and Thurs. for both Letterman and...

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