Tag Archives: ‘Magic

Watch a Lollipop Magic Trick Blow Drake's Mind

Drake was hanging out at an exclusive London nightclub this week, as superstars do, when he bumped into magician social media celebrity Julius Dein. The trickster pulled Drake aside and wowed him with a pretty neat magic trick. Holding a lollipop, Dein asked Drake who his favorite superhero is. When the rapper gave his answer—”Batman”—Dein put the lollipop in his ...

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DIY Disney brings film magic to life

Media playback is unsupported on your device Disney magic is being brought to life in Belfast by two office workers. Colin Devenny and Gilli McCready work in advertising by day, but beyond the office they recreate scenes from their favourite animated films. They have posed as characters from the Little Mermaid, Peter Pan, and th… Movie Industry News

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Holy Sh*t, Did Magic Dirt Just Tease Their Reunion?!

NewsWritten by Emmy Mack on June 25, 2018 Quit washing your jeans immediately dirtbags because iconic Aussie rockers Magic Dirt look set for a “huge” comeback! The noughties alt-rock lords from Geelong have been chilling like a dormant volcano since 2011, but it looks like they may be about to erupt once again… The band have taken to Facebook to ...

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‘Magic bullet’ for prostate cancer

The breakthrough treatment was presented at a cancer conference last week, where experts described a trial with 30 patients with prostate cancer whose disease had spread and who had been given only weeks or months to live. Six out of 10 had either complete or partial remission after 12 months and all of them experienced very few side effects. Following ...

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New CD releases: The Magic Numbers, Palace Winter and Beach House

ALBUM OF THE WEEK: The Magic Numbers – Outsiders (Role Play Records) They have been less high-profile since but Outsiders, made after a four-year hiatus, should change all that. This is pop songwriting of the highest order, from the curiously Roy Orbison-like opening track Dreamer through the glorious grinding chords of Sweet Divide and dynamic Ride Against The Wind. Nuanced ...

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Can Jenna Fischer and Zach Braff remake TV comedy magic in 'Splitting Up Together' and 'Alex, Inc.'?

“Alex, Inc.,” created by Matt Tarses (also a “Scrubs” veteran), makes situation comedy from “StartUp,” a real-world podcast in which former “This American Life” and “Planet Money” producer-personality Alex Blumberg meta-nonfictionally detailed the creation of his podcast network, Gimlet Media. “Alex, Inc.,” a television show about a podcast about a podcast, incorporates various details and stories from “Startup,” including an ...

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