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6 hrs ago | Denver Post

Penn & Teller remake the stage, and Las Vegas, in their own image

Penn Jillette, left, and Raymond Teller are bringing the Penn & Teller comedy-magic act to Colorado for the first time in 18 years.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

Kotaku

Ladies And Gentlemen, It's Magician Randy Pitchford

Did you know Gearbox Software founder, president and CEO Randy Pitchford started out as a professional magician in Hollywood? He unleashed his magical powers at the Gearbox panel at PAX East earlier today, and the world trembled beneath his might.

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MobyGames

Trivia for the game Desert Bus

Desert Bus was originally a mini-game of the unreleased title Penn and Teller's Smoke and Mirrors for the SEGA CD, PC and 3DO by Imagineering .

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NorthJersey.com

CNN bringing back Anthony Bourdain's hot series

Anthony Bourdain has traveled to all sorts of exotic places for the past couple of years, with none as important as where he's taken CNN itself.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

Cape Cod Times

Things to do today on Cape Cod

Raising funds for school programs is no easy task. Sometimes what it takes is a whole lot of magic and a big bag of tricks to get things rolling.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

Spin

Aphex Twin Unreleased Album Listed for Sale at $13,500

It's a good week for rich people who like experimental music . Sun Ra's vintage master tapes are on eBay , albeit at a price that Penn Jillette, of Penn & Teller fame, tweeted was "too rich for my blood."

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Sun Apr 06, 2014

The Burlington Free Press

'Abracadabra!' Judge says Teller's trick is protected

Now you see it. Now you don't ... or don't copy it, at least. Magician Teller of "Penn and Teller" sued another magician in 2012 in federal court in Nevada over what Teller asserted was a copycat performance of Teller's signature trick, "Shadows," and his competitor's offer to sell the secret behind the illusion.

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Thu Apr 03, 2014

Green Bay Press-Gazette

'Abracadabra!' Judge says Teller's trick is protected: First Amendment column

Now you don't ... or don't copy it, at least. Magician Teller of "Penn and Teller" sued another magician in 2012 in federal court in Nevada over what Teller asserted was a copycat performance of Teller's signature trick, "Shadows," and his competitor's offer to sell the secret behind the illusion.

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Wed Apr 02, 2014

The Las Vegas Sun

A Holmes-coming for Bill Fayne at the Smith Center; Teller's take on venues is theatrical

Clint Holmes performs at Cabaret Jazz in the Boman Pavilion at the Smith Center for the Performing Arts on Friday, May 4, 2012.

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Tue Apr 01, 2014

Mountain Xpress

Tim's Vermeer

Far and away the best thing about Tim's Vermeer - apart from the fact that it's only 80 minutes long - is the reasonably scant amount of screen time hogged by Penn Jillette.

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Mon Mar 31, 2014

Green Bay Press-Gazette

First Amendment column: 'Abracadabra!' Judge says Teller's trick is protected

Now you don't ... or don't copy it, at least. Magician Teller of "Penn and Teller" sued another magician in 2012 in federal court in Nevada over what Teller asserted was a copycat performance of Teller's signature trick, "Shadows," and his competitor's offer to sell the secret behind the illusion.

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Thu Mar 27, 2014

The Janesville Gazette

First Amendment: a Abracadabra!a Judge says Tellera s trick is protected

Magician Teller of "Penn and Teller" sued another magician in 2012 in federal court in Nevada over what Teller asserted was a copycat performance of Teller's signature trick, "Shadows," and his competitor's offer to sell the secret behind the illusion.

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Tallahassee Democrat

'Tim's Vermeer' takes the artist out of art-making

Is it possible to obsess over a 17th-century painting to the point of giving over part of one's life and a fortune in order to replicate it -- all while never really seeing that work of art? It would seem so, and this is the story of "Tim's Vermeer," an amusing documentary about a Texas-based inventor who sets out to prove Dutch painter Johannes ... (more)

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Wed Mar 26, 2014

The Las Vegas Sun

Teller wins copycat lawsuit against European entertainer; Nathan Burton vs. Murray Sawchuck?

Magician Teller, the "quiet one" of Penn & Teller at the Rio, has pulled off his own coup to silence a rival European entertainer for copying his incredible illusion "Shadows."

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Sun Mar 23, 2014

Examiner.com

Theatrical Review: Tim's Vermeer

Filmmakers, actors, comedians, and professional magicians Penn Jillette and Teller have returned to the big screen for yet another unique altogether different movie experience.

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Sat Mar 22, 2014

Slackerwood

Review: Tim's Vermeer

I'm somewhat embarrased to admit that I never took an art history course in college.

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Fri Mar 21, 2014

Hollywood Reporter

Teller Wins Lawsuit Over Copied Magic Trick Performance

The silent half of "Penn & Teller" went to great lengths to pursue a Dutch entertainer who posted a copycat illusion on YouTube, and the case results in an entertaining ruling.

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Wed Mar 19, 2014

Las Vegas Review Journal

Penn Jillette's kids Moxie CrimeFighter and Zolten laugh at 'god'

Penn Jillette's kids, Zolten and Moxie CrimeFighter, are following in their famous Vegas father's footsteps by laughing at the very mention of "god."

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