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by Steve V
March 13th, 2005, 11:37 pm
Forum: General
Topic: VOTE FOR REGAL'S RAYMOND
Replies: 32
Views: 2220

Re: VOTE FOR REGAL'S RAYMOND

So you won't know until your episode kicks on? That is kinda cool. I guess with every episode not being yours then number one is still a chance, and that would look killer on a resume.
Steve V
by Steve V
March 13th, 2005, 6:36 pm
Forum: General
Topic: VOTE FOR REGAL'S RAYMOND
Replies: 32
Views: 2220

Re: VOTE FOR REGAL'S RAYMOND

Since I'm looking for David episode I've watched the last two Mondays and I have to say, that is a very funny show.
Steve V
by Steve V
March 7th, 2005, 10:01 pm
Forum: Link Watch
Topic: magicbroadcast ads reviews to line up
Replies: 1
Views: 376

magicbroadcast ads reviews to line up

www.magicbroadcast.com has been running interviews with magicians (Harry Anderson, Gazzo, Tony Blanco etc) on Saturday nights, 11 Eastern, and Dean Hankeys marketing show on Sunday nights, 10:07 Eastern. Tomorrow, Tuesday the 9th, starts a review show, 11 Eastern, featuring Ryan Pilling of Half Bak...
by Steve V
March 7th, 2005, 5:31 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Michael Close San Jose Lecture on 3/9
Replies: 1
Views: 244

Re: Michael Close San Jose Lecture on 3/9

My wife survived her surgery so I get to go! See you there John, and hopefully many more of you in the area can make it.
Steve V
by Steve V
March 6th, 2005, 11:58 am
Forum: Kaufman & Company
Topic: Ship Date for Seriously Silly?
Replies: 17
Views: 3087

Re: Ship Date for Seriously Silly?

We know that Richard, you lil' devil! I received mine and gave it a read through (I'll study it now). Excellent book, very well written and I like Silly Billy's position on performing for children. I would ad this to my limited list of "must have" books for people who either perform for, o...
by Steve V
March 3rd, 2005, 6:34 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Carbone Card Change
Replies: 22
Views: 1458

Re: Carbone Card Change

Looks great. I've an odd question for you, what was the items you tossed? I couldn't tell from looking at them nor could I understand the word you were saying, I think I am just not familiar with what it is.
Steve V
by Steve V
March 3rd, 2005, 6:27 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Michael Close Workshop in So. Cal
Replies: 8
Views: 592

Re: Michael Close Workshop in So. Cal

One question, does El Close show his handling of Deans Box or do I have to bring mine to the lecture?
Steve V
by Steve V
February 27th, 2005, 4:21 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Who can memorize 54 packs of cards?
Replies: 13
Views: 905

Re: Who can memorize 54 packs of cards?

Chris, can this help a complete blithering idiot memorize a deck of cards? If so I may have to look into it.
Steve V
by Steve V
February 23rd, 2005, 10:11 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Michael Close Lecture – Irvine, California
Replies: 9
Views: 508

Re: Michael Close Lecture – Irvine, California

Thank you, she is just getting a new defrib/pacemaker unit, should be fine. Man ya gotta love those ferrets.
Steve V
by Steve V
February 15th, 2005, 9:12 pm
Forum: General
Topic: The Real Paul Fox Story
Replies: 31
Views: 2340

Re: The Real Paul Fox Story

I'm taking this as a 'no' to the cups....
Steve V
by Steve V
February 15th, 2005, 9:08 pm
Forum: General
Topic: VOTE FOR REGAL'S RAYMOND
Replies: 32
Views: 2220

Re: VOTE FOR REGAL'S RAYMOND

I voted and I've never even seen Everyone Loves Raymond!
Steve V
by Steve V
February 14th, 2005, 11:06 pm
Forum: General
Topic: The Real Paul Fox Story
Replies: 31
Views: 2340

Re: The Real Paul Fox Story

Are y'all going to be doing the Paul Fox cups? I have seen that come up as a question on some other boards.
Steve V
by Steve V
February 13th, 2005, 6:15 pm
Forum: Reference Room
Topic: question about my new David Roth 3-box set
Replies: 8
Views: 821

Re: question about my new David Roth 3-box set

I think fit is more important that the thickness. I'm not a coin guy but I've seen Roths boxes and thought they were well made. Sounds like you think you got something else though...that I can't answer.
Steve V
by Steve V
February 13th, 2005, 2:28 pm
Forum: Reference Room
Topic: question about my new David Roth 3-box set
Replies: 8
Views: 821

Re: question about my new David Roth 3-box set

You missed a few catagories to post the same question under.
Steve V
by Steve V
February 13th, 2005, 2:27 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Night Court on DVD
Replies: 1
Views: 200

Re: Night Court on DVD

There is an on line radio at www.magicbroadcast.com and they have Harry Anderson scheduled as their guest next Saturday at 8 pm Pacific.
Steve V
by Steve V
January 23rd, 2005, 5:41 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Johnny Carson Passes Away
Replies: 73
Views: 12593

Re: Johnny Carson Passes Away

I ran into him in a restroom at the Allstar game in Oakland around 1984 (whenever it was in Oakland). He was cordial and friendly. Growing up my folks always listened to his monologe and we would hear it from our rooms. Good guy.
Steve V
by Steve V
January 23rd, 2005, 3:03 pm
Forum: Feature Articles
Topic: Vanuatu, A response
Replies: 14
Views: 1516

Re: Vanuatu, A response

Chemo has saved cancer victims, acupuncture has poked holes in cancer victims. If you don't like modern medicine, don't use it, simple as that.
Steve V
by Steve V
January 18th, 2005, 8:43 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Copperfield on CNN
Replies: 15
Views: 942

Re: Copperfield on CNN

He has been known to go to Phuket, Fuji (my favorite cuz the young lady is so....lovely), and Hawaii. She wore jeans and a yellow jacket...lovely.
Steve V
by Steve V
January 7th, 2005, 9:16 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: 1MagicShop.com??????
Replies: 47
Views: 2942

Re: 1MagicShop.com??????

That's it, I want more details! I guess I don't have enough larceny in my soul cuz I wouldn't think of being two people to promote myself and help in ripping folks off THEN trying to get the ex wife in trouble.
Steve V
by Steve V
January 4th, 2005, 7:13 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Breather Crimp ?
Replies: 10
Views: 1270

Re: Breather Crimp ?

I use the infinity crimp...thought that was what he was using.
Steve V
by Steve V
January 2nd, 2005, 12:12 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: David Ben - exposer
Replies: 150
Views: 14347

Re: David Ben - exposer

Magical seems to think David Ben put together his presentation in order to expose magic...interesting angle. I thought he put in the exposure, which it was, in order to augment his presentation.
Steve V (the V is for Vaughn if anyone is wondering, though I doubt anyone is)
by Steve V
January 1st, 2005, 12:13 am
Forum: Feature Articles
Topic: Magical Vanuatu: update?
Replies: 1
Views: 642

Re: Magical Vanuatu: update?

It wasn't, the other land masses kept the waves from getting to the region.
Steve V
by Steve V
January 1st, 2005, 12:06 am
Forum: General
Topic: Happy New Year
Replies: 2
Views: 247

Re: Happy New Year

Same to you and yours Dustin! I have to admit that I wasn't watching TV and the clock was wrong so I did miss the actual change of the year...but I still got some apple juice.
Steve V
by Steve V
December 29th, 2004, 10:13 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: David Ben - exposer
Replies: 150
Views: 14347

Re: David Ben - exposer

They didn't say it was okay, they said it wasn't gratuitous exposure. There are different levels of exposure and in the relm of things this isn't as bad as a guy going on TV and flat out exposing for the sake of exposing. Should he had done it? No, but if hired to do a presentation one would think h...
by Steve V
December 29th, 2004, 7:28 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Tamariz 5 points of magic ...Coming soon
Replies: 1
Views: 219

Re: Tamariz 5 points of magic ...Coming soon

Wow, thanks man.
Steve V
by Steve V
December 29th, 2004, 7:27 pm
Forum: Feature Articles
Topic: Kalin & Ginger
Replies: 4
Views: 999

Re: Kalin & Ginger

Please notice, as I agreed to do a couple months ago, I spelled Jinger correctly.
Steve V
by Steve V
December 28th, 2004, 8:45 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Stars and Hexes
Replies: 26
Views: 2354

Re: Stars and Hexes

I feel for you Reed. Just wait, Magic Maker and Penguin is likely working on a version and it will set ol' Rocco off. Hope all is well with you and get hold of Crystal.
Steve V
by Steve V
December 28th, 2004, 8:43 pm
Forum: Feature Articles
Topic: Kalin & Ginger
Replies: 4
Views: 999

Re: Kalin & Ginger

Dustin, my pal, got to hang out with Jinger and that husband of hers! I've not read the article but I betcha it is a good one.
Steve V
by Steve V
December 28th, 2004, 8:41 pm
Forum: General
Topic: ERDNASE
Replies: 7600
Views: 2321257

Re: ERDNASE

I saw a show on PBS where they have 'History Detectives'. Call 'em up and let them use their amazing resources to see what they can come up with. At minimum it should be interesting.
Steve V
by Steve V
December 23rd, 2004, 9:44 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Penn & Teller tickets for blood...
Replies: 3
Views: 784

Re: Penn & Teller tickets for blood...

That is very nice of them.
Steve V
by Steve V
December 23rd, 2004, 9:40 am
Forum: General
Topic: Trouble reading books
Replies: 37
Views: 1572

Re: Trouble reading books

Max, I like Focus but it has small pages and not a lot of pictures. I half believe you are putting us on and half believe that you are worthy of concern. I don't know what you really are looking for other than glossy pages and pictures.
Steve V
by Steve V
December 18th, 2004, 7:39 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: New Magician Themed Commercial
Replies: 2
Views: 282

New Magician Themed Commercial

Just saw a commercial for Citibank. They have a bad magician on stage and he reaches into his hat and yanks back his hand screaming with a rabbit biting his finger. They show audience members, screaming in the background, then show the magician rolling on the floor with the rabbit biting his face. G...
by Steve V
December 18th, 2004, 12:09 am
Forum: Platform & Stage Magic
Topic: The flying illusion
Replies: 7
Views: 690

Re: The flying illusion

I had 10th row center seats, you could not see the rigging at all and no stress on clothing etc.. I've seen the Peter Pan type riggins and the production of Tommy I saw did not use reg. rigging.
Steve V
by Steve V
December 17th, 2004, 8:36 pm
Forum: Platform & Stage Magic
Topic: The flying illusion
Replies: 7
Views: 690

Re: The flying illusion

Does John Gaughan make them for the musical stage? I saw Tommy and they had ol' Tommy flying and it looks fantastic, just as good and natural as DC's.
Steve V
by Steve V
December 15th, 2004, 10:58 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Gambling Abuse Commercial
Replies: 4
Views: 415

Gambling Abuse Commercial

I was watching World Poker Tour tonight and they ran a commercial on gambling abuse or addiction. It featured a fellow manipulating cards, doing cuts and changes, all kinds of very nicely done moves. Who might this person be?
Steve V
by Steve V
December 8th, 2004, 8:26 am
Forum: Magician's Local Hangouts
Topic: Taking a trip to San Francisco...
Replies: 11
Views: 1076

Re: Taking a trip to San Francisco...

Is that Cupertino or is he in Sunnyvale? Also South of San Francisco. Alan, just don't ask any lecturers in SF where San Jose, Cupertino, or Sunnyvale etc is...they never heard of South of San Francisco.
Steve V
by Steve V
December 5th, 2004, 11:56 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Dirty Thieves!
Replies: 42
Views: 2136

Re: Dirty Thieves!

In Tarbell ol' Harlan relates how he did a show and a teacher wanted to give all the props to the children. 'Tis an old tale and ya gotta watch folks.
Steve V
by Steve V
November 25th, 2004, 1:03 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Of Course...
Replies: 10
Views: 331

Re: Of Course...

I think Omaha is a type of meat, from a cattle or something. Here in Northern California we, too, have been experiencing another horrible Winter. It's only been in the low 60's, sometimes into the 40's at night with a thing called "wind chill".
Steve V
by Steve V
November 18th, 2004, 6:38 pm
Forum: Mentalism & Mental Magic
Topic: Sylvia Browne - Real or Fake?
Replies: 106
Views: 12898

Re: Sylvia Browne - Real or Fake?

Just to settle things for certain I went by her 'church' today. They told me she was completely legit, guess that resolves it.
Steve V
by Steve V
November 14th, 2004, 12:37 am
Forum: Mentalism & Mental Magic
Topic: Sylvia Browne - Real or Fake?
Replies: 106
Views: 12898

Re: Sylvia Browne - Real or Fake?

Oh yeah some believe it, no doubt. Some mentalist start to believe they have powers.
Steve V

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