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"Ladies and gentlemen, may I introduce my 52 assistants?" -Ricky Jay, spreading a deck of cards.
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Ricky Jay, sleight of hand

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Let's all just take the rest of the day off and watch Ricky Jay effortlessly perform impossible card tricks. (via @sampotts) Tags: magic Ricky Jay video

Deceptive Practice: The Mysteries and Mentors of Ricky Jay

Technology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

People loooove getting hoodwinked by close-up magic, and Ricky Jay is a straight-up wizard at the art of sleight of hand. Watching him handle a deck is like seeing someone for whom playing cards are a part of the body—as though hand...

magician Ricky Jay schedules 3 NY shows (first in over 10 years)

Music / Rock & Pop : Brooklyn Vegan

“I sort of think of Ricky as the intellectual élite of magicians. I’ve had experience with magicians my whole life. He’s expertly able to perform and yet he knows the theory, history, literature of the field. Ricky’s a master of his...

Spiritualized Releasing New Album Next Year, Announce Ladies and Gentlemen... Shows

Music / Rock & Pop : Pitchfork: News

Spiritualized are revisiting their classic LP Ladies and Gentlemen We Are Floating in Space once again. Ahead of its 20th anniversary next year, they’ll play the album at a pair of shows on November 7-8 at London Barbican. In announ...

Ricky Jay's fancy way of finding playing cards buried in a deck

Humor / odd : Boing Boing Ricky Jay demonstrates his admirable faculty with playing cards. To learn more about this remarkable person watch the documentary, Deceptive Practice: The Mysteries and Mentors of Ricky Jay, which is oft...


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