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How Is This Bicyclist Still Alive?

yesterdayOdd : Neatorama

Raphael Orlove of Jalopnik proposes that this woman is the reincarnation of escape artist Harry Houdini. This dashcam footage from Taiwan shows a bicyclist crossing a street. A car hits the front of her bike. She's within a few inches of getting hit herself. But she neatly steps off the bicycle with perfect poise. (Video Link)

This Bicyclist Is Houdini Reincarnated

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Harry Houdini is alive, people. There's no other way to explain this car crash. Read more...

5 Criminals Who Were Hilariously Good at Escaping Jail

2 days agoOdd : Neatorama

Harry Houdini was known as the world’s greatest escape artist. But he was never kept confined as a prisoner of the state, where the stakes are higher. Some folks developed a talent for escaping from real incarceration, because by golly,...Show More Summary

Interview with Author and Magician Alex Stone

Interview with Author and Magician Alex Stone about his book "Fooling Houdini."

Newswire: TCM is premiering a fully restored, extremely rare Harry Houdini film

Here’s some good news for film buffs and Harry Houdini fans—Turner Classic Movies has restored a print of Houdini’s 1919 silent film, The Grim Game, and will be presenting it at the TCM Classic Film Festival in March. Besides displaying...Show More Summary

The Full Version Of A Rare Movie Starring The Real Harry Houdini Will Debut Soon!!

Te litte-seen gem is will soon be viewable by the masses. Read the full article on AICN The complete version of an extremely rare narrative film starring fabled escape artist/illusionist Harry Houdini has been rescued, restored, and will soon see the light of day. Show More Summary

Rarely Seen, Restored Harry Houdini Film ‘The Grim Game’ To Premiere At TCM Film Festival In March

Turner Classic Movies will announce today that it is bringing its restoration of “lost” Harry Houdini classic The Grim Game to have its world-premiere screening at its TCM Classic Film Festival in March. This much-sought-after 1919 film...Show More Summary


AICN COMICS Reviews: THE UNBEATABLE SQUIRREL GIRL! LADY KILLER! SHERLOCK HOLMES VS. HARRY HOUDINI & More! Read the full article on AICN Logo by Kristian HornTABLE OF CONTENTSThe Pull List (Click title to go directly to the review) ANT-MAN #1 LADY KILLER #1 THE FADE OUT #4 IRON FIST: THE LIVING WEAPON #8 Advance Review: SHERLOCK HOLMES VS. Show More Summary

Ask Einstein: How Do I Stop Being Scared of Going to the Vet?

Dear Einstein, My mom’s stalking me with the evil carrier again. As soon as I saw it, I turned into Houdini and vanished. Don’t tell her I’m hiding inside the turkey roaster under the sink. I’ve seen this horror movie before. She wants...Show More Summary

Every Time Conservatives Mention Benghazi in 2015, Liberals Should Remind Them of September 11, 2001

Conservatives are the Harry Houdinis of foreign policy. These Apple Pie loving and God fearing escape artists will always free themselves from their failure to prevent 9/11; despite the chains of broken lives, debt, and counterinsurgency wars that followed the terror attacks under their watch. Show More Summary

Bruce Irvin came up with a pick 6 that looked like a magic trick

How the heck did this happen? You can watch this 1,000 times and still struggle to discern how the tight end had the ball right in his hands and it somehow materialized to a waiting Bruce Irvin. This is some next-level Harry Houdini stuff. Here it is from another angle.

Florida's 'Prison Houdini' Could Go Free Next Year

Had Mark DeFriest just waited a couple of months to collect his inheritance, he never would have gone to prison. Had he just behaved while he was there, he would have been released more than 30 years ago. But the man dubbed Florida's "prison Houdini" kept escaping instead of simply...

"Prison Houdini" set to make first legal escape

last monthNews / Crime : Crimesider

Mark DeFriest, 54, "repeat escapist" from Florida prisons, set to be freed for real after 35 years behind bars

Watch a Bodybuilder Escape a Steel Box

Is that the ghost of Houdini resurrected for the sake of art? No, her name is Loren Crabbe — a successful personal trainer by day, artist by night — with a body seemingly sculpted by Michelangelo. On Tuesday evening at the Roger Smith Hotel, Crabbe performed her signature piece, titled Abjection: Construction and... More »

Stop and Smell the Smoke: El Greco and His Houdini Most High

2 months agoArts : Hyperallergic

El Greco came back from the dead. "The Greek," his real name, Domenikos Theotokopoulos, moved to Venice and Rome before finally settling in Toledo, where he became one of Spain's most well known painters.

This bacon looks so delicious you won’t believe it’s not real

What does the bacon above have in common with The Amazing Spider-Man 2 have in common? Both were created with 3D animation software called Houdini by Toronto-based Side Effects Software. The newest release is coming next month, and, as you … Read more ›

Daily Kos Elections Morning Digest: Rand Paul's cockamamie Houdini act to get on the ballot twice

2 months agoUS Politics / Liberal : Daily Kos

"Abra cadabra, aqua buddha, Ayn Rand... presto!" Leading Off: • KY-Sen: Okay, so, Rand Paul has now confirmed that he's seeking re-election to the Senate. Good for him. But of course, his ambitions don't end there. Paul really, really, really wants to run for president, too, except that state law won't let him seek both offices at the same time. Show More Summary

Theatre - Cosentino: Twisted Reality

Sat 18 Apr 2015 Australia's master illusionist and modern-day Harry Houdini, Paul Consentino, is bringing his new live show 'Twisted Reality' to The Star for just one...

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