Harry Houdini

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 Jadon Sancho’s expected arrival  at Old Trafford means  United have a golden chance to firmly re-establish themselves as a force – but more reinforcements are still required. Photograph: Friedmann Vogel/EPA

Jadon Sancho has 11 England caps. He was in the Bundesliga team of the season at 19. He makes in-game decisions as prescient as a teenage Wayne Roone(...)

A scene from the Oscar winning movie Around the world in 80 Days. Photograph: Getty

In the 19th century, enormous trunks were the luggage of choice for the well-heeled to transport their numerous costume changes around the globe. For (...)

England’s Owen Farrell tackling South Africa’s Andre Esterhuizen during the  international  at Twickenham  on Saturday. Photograph:   Adam Davy/PA Wire

England 12 South Africa 11 This time next year the Rugby World Cup will have just finished, and Saturday’s opening match of the Quilter autumn serie(...)

Tony Oursler’s Imponderable explores the occult in a sprawling show at MoMA that takes in Arthur Conan Doyle, Harry Houdini and a cast of mediums, ghosts and spirits

On a recent trip to Munich I was transported by the collection of works by the Blue Rider group at the Lenbachhaus. The artists, which included Wassil(...)

Lance Armstrong will appear at the RDS in October. Photograph: Elizabeth Kreutz/Reuters/Lance Armstrong Foundation/

I know someone heading to Desert Trip next weekend, in Indio, California, a new three-day music festival which features a grand total of six artists: (...)

Johan Cruyff has died aged 68. Photograph: Getty

It’s the defining image of the 1974 World Cup; the defining image of the great Dutch team of the 70s; the defining image of one of the most talented, (...)

A Halloween date with Houdini
  • Travel
  • October 17, 2015, 01:14

Are you interested in finding out once and for all whether there is life after death? And would like to commune with someone who has been dead for 89 (...)