When All Else Fails... Mic Check.

The morality of TV magic's infamous method

Even I feel a bit odd writing this… when all else fails, mic check.

Many years ago, we were shooting on location with a magician who had never performed on TV. About one minute into their performance to three contributors within a busier location, the magician dropped the gimmick onto the floor. They were seemingly unaware, and I instantly knew we could…

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