Magic’s most dangerous tricks

September 29th, 2008 | Joe Hadsall | Filed Under Criss Angel, David Blaine, General

The sword cabinet. The straitjacket escape. The trick with the spike under the cups. The roller coaster escape.

While you’re waiting for BentTouchSlink, think about this: What’s the most dangerous magic trick of all?

The good people at have their top 10, and published them over the weekend, along with a lot of videos that feature David Copperfield, Harry Houdini, Criss Angel, Penn & Teller, Lance Burton and David Blaine, among others. Agree, disagree? Discuss.


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