Post Profile

Even orangutans get excited over a really good magic trick

Magician Matt G' shared footage of an unusual admirer at one of his recent performances: A curious orangutan.  The orangutan's name is Raj and he was born in captivity in the '60s. He has lots of human friends and even has a girlfriend. But he doesn't have a lot of magic in his life. Until now. SEE ALSO: People can't decide if this monkey is cute or if it looks like Lord Voldemort In the clip, the magician approached the ape, pressed a card to Raj's glass enclosure and - voilà! The card magically appeared inside Raj's pen.
read more


Related Posts

Face Of The Day

Politics : The Daily Dish By Andrew Sullivan

A female Bornean orangutan named Mari is seen with her still-to-be-named son at the Singapore Zoo on March 6, 2013. The baby orangutan was born on January 21 at the zoo – the 40th orangutan birth to date – which has the largest soci...

Rare And Adorable Baby Orangutan Born At Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo

News : The Inquisitr - News

The Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo is celebrating the birth of a rare, happy and healthy baby female Sumatran orangutan. The new arrival was born to an orangutan named Tara in the early morning hours of Saturday, November 22. The baby is...

Orangutan Sees a Magic Trick

Society & Culture / Men's Interest : The Awesomer

Dan Zaleski knows what the Internet wants. The rookie YouTuber’s first video is an instant classic: for once a captive orangutan is the one who’s entertained by a human visitor. We react the same way when we open our bills.

Gentle Orangutan Shares Incredible Moment With Human Mom And Baby

News : Huffington Post

We're used to cooing over cute animal babies. But what happens when they feel the same way about us? A video currently making the rounds captures a touching moment between a captive orangutan and a young human mother. The human moth...

A Curious Orangutan Falls Down Laughing After a Human Performs a Simple Magic Trick for Her

Humor / odd : Laughing Squid

A wonderfully curious orangutan watched closely as a visitor performed a simple magic trick for her through the glass. Once the inquisitive ape realized what had taken place, she cracked a big smile and literally fell down with laug...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC