The Greats of Classic Television: Introduce Them to Your Family Tonight

“They don’t make ‘em like they used to.” You hear this said about everything – cars, houses, toys, clothes… Well, they don’t make TV shows like they used to, either. If you grew up watching classic TV, you probably have some very fond memories of sitting in front of the television with your family watching […]

Robert-Houdin – Magician Extraordinaire

Robert-Houdin who was born in Blois is often credited as being “the father of modern magic”. Before him, magicians performed at fairs and in marketplaces, but Robert-Houdin performed magic in theatres and private parties. He wore formal clothes, like those of his audiences. Many magicians today mimic this by wearing tail-coats, though some magicians view […]