Why David Blaine could be golf's greatest trick-shot artist

Alex Myers discusses magician/illusionist David Blaine and how his superhuman skills would translate to golf.

Released on 11/23/2016

Transcript

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So lately I've been wondering
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if David Blaine is really human.
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Seriously, did you see his latest primetime TV special?
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The one where he read Margot Robbie's mind,
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freaked out Steph Curry and Drake by regurgitating frogs,
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and caught a bullet in his mouth?
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Ridiculous.
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Anyway, it got us wondering what kind of magic
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Mr. Blaine could bring to golf.
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Could he make his golf ball go into the cup at will
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from anywhere on the green?
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Definitely.
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Could he make that slow foursome in front of you
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completely disappear?
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Probably.
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Could he grant Sergio Garcia that illusive
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first major championship?
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Let's not get too crazy.
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And what about making golf predictions
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with those amazing mental powers of his?
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Will Tiger Woods get to 18 majors?
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Will Dash Day follow in his dad's footsteps
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and become a PGA tour star?
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Will I ever make a hole-in-one?
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I bet David knows the answers already.
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Please tell me, David.
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On second thought, don't tell me.
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Unfortunately, it doesn't seem like David plays golf.
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What a waste of those supernatural abilities.
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Do a Google search and the only thing that pops up
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is that people were throwing golf balls at him
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when he was hanging from a glass box above London.
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You know, the time he didn't eat for 44 straight days.
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I can't even make it through nine holes without a snack.
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Golf's a tough sport, but I'm pretty sure
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someone who can stick an ice pick through his hand
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without bleeding wouldn't have too much trouble
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hitting a trick shot on command.
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So give it a try, David.
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Who knows, maybe your next primetime special
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will be from a golf course.
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