David Blaine Announces Next Media-Whoring Stunt

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  1. Jux

    Jux Please, call me Steve. Veteran

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    I wouldn't last a minute in a gyroscope. I'll ride roller coasters all day long until they kick me out of the park, but you stick me on those teacups and I lose it.



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  2. Zeta Otaku

    Zeta Otaku Who ya gonna call? TFW2005 Supporter

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    I hope he dies. He's not a magician, he's an attention whore.
     
  3. rattrap007

    rattrap007 one with the Force TFW2005 Supporter

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    true... true..
     
  4. Predaking

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    I've been anti Blaine ever since I found out he's the Ex of Josie Maran I mean WTF? :mad 

    And yeah those stunts suck. I rather watch Kris Angel at least he's cool if not a bit eccentric with all that goth stuff.
     
  5. Fit For natalie

    Fit For natalie tfwiki nerd

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    Sky in the UK had a constant 'DAVID BLAINE' logo on the upper corner of the screen. Its in all of my Armada Unicron Battles episodes.
     
  6. MegaMoonMan

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    "Up to" eight revolutions per minute isn't really that bad. That's close to one per ten seconds. Pretty slow for a "magic man".
     
  7. Jux

    Jux Please, call me Steve. Veteran

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    Yeah, but two days of one revolution per ten seconds? That's just under 18,000 revolutions. Even if it were in a stable, repeating pattern, it's still going to destroy any equilibrium you had.
     
  8. Dirge121

    Dirge121 Eat the chikums

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    Same here, its really damned annoying!
    Still, the sooner the Media stops giving him attention, the sooner he'll go away!
     
  9. Omnibus Prime

    Omnibus Prime I'm too old for this shit TFW2005 Supporter

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    This does, however, increase the chance that he'll be so wobbly after getting out of the thing that he'll wander/spin into the street and get hit by the Magic Bus...or a regular one.
     
  10. Brandon

    Brandon This is important work.

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    How is that "magic"? Then again how is anything he does "magic"?
     
  11. Eric

    Eric Per sempre marciamo.

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    I'm as clueless as you, buddy.

    He truly is, isn't he? Seriously, David Blaine must be smokin' some shit to make him think he's a magician, but he isn't.
     
  12. IACON

    IACON "That's Vector Sigma?" TFW2005 Supporter

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    Add to the list that creepy mind freak dumb-ass....
     
  13. DavidLoPan

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    Blaine? His name is Blaine?! That's a major appliance that's not a name!!!
     
  14. Omnibus Prime

    Omnibus Prime I'm too old for this shit TFW2005 Supporter

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    :lol 
     
  15. Seth Buzzard

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    When he has to pee it’s going to be like a lawn sprinkler.
     
  16. onesock

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    Meh, I'm excited. Blaine's pretty cool, IMO.
     
  17. Ktulu

    Ktulu Whoosh TFW2005 Supporter

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    I don't hope he dies, but I do agree with the rest.
     
  18. Aaron

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    I know how he could tweak the stunt just a bit to earn my respect.

    Do his two days in a gyroscope followed immediately by a highwire walk between two buildings at around 30 stories, no net.
     
  19. Scantron

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    The greatest trick David Blaine ever performed was convincing himself he didn't suck.

    Anyway, this is stupid. With any luck, they'll 'accidentally' crank that gyroscope up to about 300 rpm and forget about him for about a week.
     
  20. Acid Wing

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    Yay, another endurance test. Yah.:/

    But, I guess I can see him spinning, if I have time to take a stroll in the city.
     

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