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Now that's NOT magic!

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Now that's NOT magic!

Paul Daniels chops off finger with circular saw while trying to build SAFETY DEVICE for the power to....
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The celebrity magician thought his career was over when his fingers slipped into the teeth of a circular saw while he was trying to build a safety device for the power tool.
Don't let the headline fool you...
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The blade sliced off the top of his 'ring' finger and badly damaged his little finger and forefinger.

Did he like that...? not a lot.
He never saw that coming.

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Re: Now that's NOT magic!

Maybe it was a chain reaction Wink Wink
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Re: Now that's NOT magic!

Good job Mav's OP had a link...
Experience; is something you gain, just after you needed it most.

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Re: Now that's NOT magic!

It must have blade quite a lot.
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So unfeeling with all these cutting remarks Grin

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Re: Now that's NOT magic!

But this is  Grin Grin
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-16664742
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Paul Daniels' finger reattached after saw accident
A surgeon has reattached TV magician Paul Daniels' finger after he cut it off with a saw on New Year's Day.
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This has given me a fuller understanding of shock. It's not nice.

I wouldn't need to cut my finger off to work that one out Wink
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He said he was recuperating while preparing for his new theatre tour, which will begin in February.

I hope he just wanders about the house for a while Cheesy

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Re: Now that's NOT magic!

Who is Paul Daniels? Does anyone else remember his famous outburst when labour looked as though it could win an election? He vowed to leave this country and never come back if they did get elected. Pity he did not keep his word.
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Re: Now that's NOT magic!

Good job he wasn't practising the trick where he saws Debbie in half when the saw slipped! On the other hand...
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Re: Now that's NOT magic!

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On the other hand...

Hey jelv, great pun!!
Experience; is something you gain, just after you needed it most.

When faced with two choices, simply toss a coin. It works not because it settles the question for you. But because in that brief moment while the coin is in the air. You suddenly know what you are hoping for.