Magic

NFL Draft prospect Samaje Perine proposes to his girlfriend with a magic trick

At the end of the day, the real magic was in their hearts.<p>Since this is the week of love, Samaje Perine made the most of it proposing to his girlfriend of five years named Meg.<p>Even the hardest of hearts will melt with this rather elaborate proposal.<p>He enlisted magician Daniel Fernandez, and Perine …

Sports

WATCH: Oklahoma's Samaje Perine proposes to girlfriend with magic trick

Love is magic, folks<p>Oklahoma running back Samaje Perine finished his college career in January, rushing for 86 yards and a touchdown to help the Sooners beat Auburn 35-19 in the Sugar Bowl. In a few months, he’ll likely be drafted by an NFL team and begin his professional career, but before that …

College Football

WATCH: Oklahoma RB Samaje Perine proposes to his girlfriend with the help of a magician

We've all seen a lot of creative ways to propose to your significant other, but former Oklahoma RB Samaje Perine took it to the next level …

Texas

Make an Oreo Reappear With Magician Blake Vogt!

Oreos are truly a magical food. You can make just about anything with them! And now, you can also use them to wow your friends with this awesome magic trick from Blake Vogt. Let this magician show you how to restore an Oreo cookie right before their very eyes. They'll never know what hit them. And …

#VicksTricks Challenge

*Cough*, *Splutter*, *Sneeze* – yes, cold and flu season is in full swing. Don’t you just hate it when your child is poorly and you feel completely …

Parenting

Magician Mertens is the most in-form player in Europe - and Madrid should fear him

The Belgium has been a revelation since moving from the wing into a central attacking position, netting 13 times in his last eight Serie A games<p>There were still 15 minutes to go in Napoli's Serie A meeting with Cagliari when Maurizio Sarri decided to give Dries Mertens a well-earned rest. The …

Europe

Nature’s magic trick turns Yosemite waterfall into a firefall; photos

For 10 days in February, Horsetail Fall in Yosemite National Park becomes the focus of hundreds of visitors everyday at sunset when nature pulls off …

Adventure Travel

Why a Brand Story Needs a Hero (Plus 12 Ancient Archetypes to Get You Started)

Imagine your brain activity being measured as you read this list of names:<p>Jay Gatsby<br>• Sarah Connor<br>• Michael Corleone<br>• Don Quixote<br>• Sister Mary Clarence<br>• Holden …

Storytelling

Greg Berlanti's FBI Magician Pilot 'Deception' Casts Its Lead

ABC’s magician FBI drama pilot “Deception” has found its lead in “Cooper Barrett’s Guide to Surviving Life” star Jack Cutmore-Scott.<p>Cutmore-Scott …

TV

20 Questions I Have About ABC’s New Show About a Magician FBI Agent

Gird your loins, people. ‘Tis almost pilot season! Once again, television networks will run themselves ragged releasing market-tested-to-death …

TV

#VicksTricks to Cheer up the Children when They’re Unwell.

I think it’s really important to make children feel safe, relaxed and cared for at all times, but even more so when they’re ill. Molly recently had …

Talking with crazy magician The Amazing Jonathan on living on borrowed time

DETROIT, MI - He's a little eccentric at his magic shows. Ok, he's a lot eccentric. We caught up with crazy comedy magician The Amazing Jonathan, …

Michigan

The Illusionist: Carly Glovinski’s Sculptures Look So Real That Sometimes Everyone Gets Fooled

Glovinski resists being categorized as a trickster. Instead she’s fascinated by a blurry sort of double-vision.

Art

Newswire: Greg Berlanti sells ABC on a procedural where a magician joins the FBI

CW superhero king Greg Berlanti has just sold a show about the <i>other</i> attention-seeking weirdos who do improbable things in capes, with <i>Variety</i> reporting that ABC has purchased a procedural drama about magicians from the <i>Arrow</i> and <i>Flash</i> mastermind. <i>Deception</i> comes courtesy of <i>Chuck</i> writer Chris Fedak, who …

TV

ABC Picks Up Sci-Fi Refugee, FBI/Magician Drama Pilots

ABC has added a pair of buzzy drama pilots to next season’s development slate.<p>The network has picked up two new drama pilots, <i>The Crossing</i> and …

TV

Nimble & Quick, Agile Marketing Isn’t a Magic Trick

Catchy taglines, sponsorships, and primetime media buys no longer guarantee market share gains, authentic engagement, or revenue growth. The advent …

Marketing

Morgan Stanley has pulled off a Wall Street magic trick

It's the magic trick every Wall Street bank dreams of: make costs disappear while retaining the revenues.<p>It looks like Morgan Stanley pulled it off. The US investment bank reported earnings on January 17 that beat on the top and the bottom line.<p>The outperformance was helped by a …

Wall Street

Street Magic Leads to Super Powers for One Magician in Trailer for Thriller Sleight

Magic and sleight of hand can often be very dramatic, depending on the kind of magician performing. After you take a look at this strikingly …

Movies

Book Deals: Week of January 16, 2017

Simon Pulse Buys YA Debut, Sonny Rollins bio goes to Da Capo, and more.

Premiere: Sofatalk - Hypnotize (K15 Remix)

As the pendulum swung back and forth his mind slowly became fuzzy. He began to fall under a deep and luxurious spell in which he had no grace or …

Music

Sleight Trailer: A Chronicle-Style Magician Thriller

A trailer arrives for the indie magic thriller Sleight, starring Jacob Latimore, which originally premiered at 2016's Sundance Film Festival.

Movies

Recipe: Venison Kebabs Over an Open Flame

Nearly every culture has a tradition of meat threaded onto a stick and cooked over an open fire. In Russia, these meat kebabs go by the name <i>shashlik</i>, …

BBQ

Mediterranean Cod en Papillote

Mediterranean Cod en Papillote<p>Makes 2 servings<p>Ingredients<p>6 baby Dutch yellow potatoes, sliced into ⅛" discs<br>• ½ small onion, thinly sliced<br>• 1 garlic …

Food & Dining

MasterChef runner-up Matt Sinclair's fried chicken parma sliders recipe

• Recipe: Frank Camorra's traditional chicken parmigiana<p>How do you improve on the Aussie counter meal classic? Swap schnitty for fried chicken, pop it …

Cooking (Australia)

Orange, Fennel and Avocado Salad - Celebrating Citrus!

Wash and dry the watercress.<p>Heat the chilli oil in a small pan, add the seeds and cook gently until they start to pop, turn off the heat and add the …

David Blaine Almost Died After Accidentally Shooting Himself in the Mouth During Magic Trick

David Blaine is no stranger to close calls, but none were closer than his most recent brush with death. On the most recent installment of his show</i> …

Mixed Citrus, Gem Lettuce and Couscous Salad

Mixed Citrus, Gem Lettuce and Couscous Salad <b><br>(with a Blood Orange, Poppy Seed and Champagne Vinaigrette)</b><br>Serves 3 to 4 + Vinaigrette Makes 2 1/4 …

Condiments

Chefs just love a baby leek

The leeks I grow at Padstow Kitchen Garden don’t very often get much thicker than a little finger. Pretty much the same thickness as your average spring onion. This is the size most restaurants like them and it’s simply known as a baby leek.<p>My method of growing leeks isn’t the usual way, but it …

Gardening

Claire Ptak’s recipes for two light desserts free from refined sugar

When the winter stodge is weighing you down, these sweets offer a ray of sunshine – and a lower dose of sugar. Start with an avocado and chocolate mousse, then move on to an anglicised peanut butter cup<p>Chocolate peanut butter slabs and silky chocolate mousse have been appearing and re-appearing in …

Food & Dining

So, David Blaine Shot Himself in the Throat During a Magic Trick (Video)

Needless to say: kids, don’t try this at home. Street magician David Blaine accidentally shot himself in the throat recently, when he was really just …

Hollywood