Any magician that can still trick people in 2016 has to be respected, and despite David Blaine insisting this isn’t really magic and he is literally stabbing himself in the hand, there’s just no way that’s true… is it?
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Even brain box Neil deGrasse Tyson can’t figure it out:
He makes out like he’s just threading the ice pick through his hand and missing all the tendons and nerves, but you don’t need to actually hit one of those to start bleeding do you? Even just scraping your skin makes it bleed, let alone piercing it. So how the fuck is he doing this?
That’s the scary thing about David Blaine – he knows how this works and we don’t. No wonder Harrison Ford wanted him to get the fuck out of his house.