Bored Magician 2.08.2017

February 8, 2017

Going, Going, Gone...

Gabe Fajuri | Potter & Potter Auctions

A rare Houdini poster set a record price at auction of $114,000 this past weekend. That price now stands as the most expensive magic poster ever sold at public auction.


The Ambitious... Goldfish?

Luc Langevin | YouTube

Luc Langevin, last year's recipient of the Allan Slaight Award for Canadian Rising Star, performs a very unusual version of the classic "Ambitious Card" on French Canadian television.

And the Winner Is...

Book of the Year | The Magic Cafe

The Magic Cafe has tallied the votes and announced the winner of it's 2016 "Book of the Year" poll is The Jerx: Volume One. You can read Jamy Ian Swiss' review of The Jerx in The Lyons Den and see why he finds it "****ing hilarious."

See the list of nominees and perhaps find some things to add to your reading list. It's the best cure for being a #BoredMagician