Actually you are totally wrong. First off, your number 2 IS magic. Second, these are the actual choices:<quoted text>
You really have two choices.
1) the universe self started from nothing
2) there was a creator.
1 - The universe started naturally. It had no cause.
2 - The universe started naturally. It had a cause.
3 - Goddidit with magic.
4 - A currently unknown fourth option which no-one has conceived yet.