January 28, 2023
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Will turn tricks for profits Magic Geek conjures a business out of a hobby


Chris Ballinger demonstrates a card trick at the Magic Geek headquarters in Santa Barbara’s Funk Zone. The company sells magic tricks and juggling equipment online and recently signed a lease for a new, 2,000-square-foot warehouse. (Alex Drysdale photo) By Logan Carmody on Aug. 31, 2012 Wander into a brick-and-mortar warehouse in Santa Barbara’s gritty industrial…


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