I just wanted to mention a couple of people who make puzzle videos that I often enjoy. I don’t mean jigsaw puzzles, or paper puzzles like sudoku, but actual physical puzzles made of wood or metal.

One is Canadian magician Chris Ramsay. He has done videos showing tricks, but mostly seems to concentrate on the puzzles. He has big production values, tackles all his problems in a “what the f*** is going on here” attitude, does not always succeed but is hugely entertaining.

Here is one of his:


There are a lot of stupid challenges out there, many filmed for YouTube.

One is the “superglue your lips” challenge. I actually knew someone who did this, properly, regularly.

Most of the YouTube clips seems fake, or people don’t know what superglue actually is, but this seems genuine:

Have you, or would you?