Tag - tricks

White, Blank Page After Trying to Post?

So here was my problem: after updating to 2.5.1, I started to get a blank page after updating or posting something new. It would come up to post.php and nothing. Granted, the post itself would be indeed updated or posted (although my Meta...

Derren Brown: Tricks of the Mind

Derren Brown Watch: Our Last, Best Hope

As I was pondering our inevitable destruction at the hands of the mind-menace, Derren Brown, and his ongoing invasion (and our advice to survive here and here) I thought: surely, surely all cannot be lost. There must be a champion who can...

Ricky Jay with fists up

Ricky Jay: The Magician From Hell

A couple of bits from Chazzie-nominated Ricky Jay, one of my favorite magicians. Just like Derren Brown is scary with your head, Ricky Jay is downright terrifying when armed with a pack of cards. And yes, you’re not hallucinating (at...