On the ethics of “cheating” in televised magic
Magic on television is back in a huge way, and Netflix recently put up Justin Willman’s series “Magic For Humans”. Now, before I go any further here, I’m super worried that people will read the title, see Justin’s name in the first paragraph, and assume I’m calling him out for cheating. I’m totally not doing that.
The Jerx Successfully Applies Lipstick To Pig’s Snout
Look, I’m not going to fault anybody for trying to deal with audience suspicions, but sometimes the cure is worse than the disease.