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  • Ricky Jay obituary

    Film actor and magician whose stage shows mixed sleight of hand with erudition and lip-smacking verbosity Ricky Jay, who has died aged 72, was a highly respected magician, bibliophile and raconteur who occasionally also acted in films, primarily those directed by his friend David Mamet. These included the thrillers The Spanish Prisoner (1997) and Redbelt (2008) and the movie-business comedy State and Main (2000). Mamet also directed him in several one-man magic shows, as well as a 1996 HBO film...

    the Guardian
  • Video: Shut Up Jay Z

    Enough already.

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  • The All-American Magic of Ricky Jay

    The greatest magician of his generation understood why we love a charmer and a conman.

    The American Conservative
  • Ricky Jay: 1946-2018

    A tribute to the late magician and character actor, Ricky Jay.

    www.rogerebert.com
  • The Jonah Keri Podcast: Jay Jaffe

    Jonah Keri chats with Jay Jaffe, creator of JAWS, author of The Cooperstown Casebook

    CBSSports.com
  • Blue Jays release SS Tulowitzki

    The Toronto Blue Jays released five-time All-Star Troy Tulowitzki on Tuesday, making the shortstop a free agent.

    U.S.
  • Troy Tulowitzki Released By Blue Jays

    Troy Tulowitzki, a five-time All-Star with the Rockies, was released by the Blue Jays on Tuesday.

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  • Magician Ricky Jay Dead at 70

    Master magician Ricky Jay, whose decades-long career included guest roles on Deadwood and The Simpsons, has died at the age of 70. The news was confirmed by his manager, Winston Simone, who told Variety that his client died of natural causes. “He was one of a kind,” Simone said. “We will never see the likes of him […]

    TVLine
  • Magician Ricky Jay Dies At 72

    Master magician Ricky Jay has died. Throughout his career, he amazed audiences with card tricks and even consulted on some Hollywood films including Ocean's Thirteen and The Prestige.

    NPR.org
  • Blue Jays are leaving Las Vegas with Elvis

    LAS VEGAS (AP) - The Toronto Blue Jays are leaving Las Vegas with Elvis. Right-hander Elvis Luciano was selected by the Blue Jays from the Kansas City Royals on Thursday with the ninth pick of the winter meeting draft of unprotected players. An 18-year-old Dominican, Luciano signed with Arizona in

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  • Blue Jays are leaving Las Vegas with Elvis

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Toronto Blue Jays are leaving Las Vegas with Elvis. Right-hander Elvis Luciano was selected by the Blue Jays from the Kansas City Royals on Thursday with the ninth pick of the

    WTOP
  • Blue Jays are leaving Las Vegas with Elvis

    The Toronto Blue Jays are leaving Las Vegas with Elvis, selecting right-hander Elvis Luciano from Kansas City with the ninth pick of the winter meeting draft of unprotected players.

    thenewstribune
  • Jay Hughes stabbing: teenager charged with murder

    Boy aged 17 to appear in juvenile court over street killing of 15-year-old in Bellingham A teenage boy has been charged with the murder of 15-year-old Jay Hughes in London. The Metropolitan police said the 17-year-old accused from Penge, south-east London, was arrested on Monday evening. He cannot be named for legal reasons. Continue reading

    the Guardian
  • MLB notebook: Jays part ways with Tulowitzki

    The Toronto Blue Jays released five-time All-Star Troy Tulowitzki on Tuesday, making the shortstop a free agent.

    U.S.
  • Jays release Tulowitzki, making him free agent

    Veteran shortstop Troy Tulowitzki, who hasn't played in the majors since July 28, 2017, is a free agent after being released by the Blue Jays.

    ESPN.com
  • The great Ricky Jay was the magician’s magician

    Ricky Jay – magician, sleight-of-hand artist extraordinaire, actor, author, scholar of weirdness and oddities, Guinness award winner for throwing playing cards – passed away on November 24th at age 72. Ricky Jay's life and legacy have been dutifully celebrated in the feature documentary Deceptive Practice, an enduring 1993 profile in The New Yorker, and lately by David Mamet's eulogy. The man indeed left a dent in the magic community. A personal note should say enough for my love of this man's...

    Boing Boing
  • Magician and actor Ricky Jay dies at 72

    Actor and magician Ricky Jay died from natural causes in his Los Angeles home, longtime manager Winston Simone said Sunday. Jay was 72. Jay, who died Saturday, appeared in the movie "Boogie Nights," the television series "Deadwood" and various HBO and PBS specials. He also wrote several books. Born in Brooklyn, his birth name was Richard Jay Potash. "He was an American treasure. We will never see the likes of this magnificent entertainer again," Simone said.

    WPLG
  • Hollywood mourns magician and actor Ricky Jay

    Many Hollywood denizens count themselves among his fans and were quick to pay tribute to him on social media.

    Page Six
  • Ricky Jay, American magician and actor, dies

    The American was once described as "perhaps the most gifted sleight-of-hand artist alive".

    BBC News
  • Astros acquire IF Diaz in trade with Blue Jays

    The Astros, who could lose Marwin Gonzalez to free agency, acquired infielder Aledmys Diaz, who hit a career-high 18 homers last season, in a trade with the Blue Jays.

    ESPN.com
  • Jay Rosen's "Letter to My Network: Join The Correspondent"

    This is for everyone who follows me on social media, or who has read my press criticism. All my former students. Fans of my blog, PressThink. Anyone who owns my book. Anyone who's heard me speak. It is a personal statement, from me to them. I have never asked you for anything. Except maybe to read this, or share that. I don't push products, or join campaigns. But today, after 32 years as an observer and critic of the press, I am breaking with that policy. Breaking it in half. Today I am...

    Boing Boing
  • The Latest: Shortstop Troy Tulowitzki released by Blue Jays

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Latest on Major League Baseball’s winter meetings (all times local): 1:22 p.m. All-Star outfielder Andrew McCutchen and the Philadelphia Phillies have agreed to a $50 million, three-year contract, a person

    WTOP
  • Jay Critch Makes His Case for the Greatest Knick of All Time

    Rapper Jay Critch stopped by Bleacher Report and picked his Mount Rushmore of New York athletes. Watch the video above as Jay Critch selects his all-time favorite New York athletes, including who he thinks is the greatest New York Knick of all time

    Bleacher Report
  • Jay Gruden Says Redskins Considered Colin Kaepernick

    Redskins head coach Jay Gruden said that Washington will likely go in a different direction, regarding its quarterback situation.

    SI.com