Thursday, December 9, 2010 11:23:51 PM
CrakrJak, you weren't commenting on peoples pension for endangering themselves. You were talking about people craving WATCHING someone in danger. And Houdini went to great extent to make his illusions appear dangerous.
Wednesday, December 8, 2010 4:21:43 PM
number43: After reading several 'Magic` books on Houdini`s stunts, When I was a kid, He was in little danger most of the time. Even modern magicians Like Blaine and Angel won`t perform a stunt if there is even a 1% chance of them dieing.