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DaKine Oregon
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Some people hate him, others, including Diamond Jim Tyler, Nate Staniforth, Andrew Mayne, Daniel Garcia, Alex Rannel, David Rowyn, Mac King and Michael Ammar, love him. But I hope nobody actually wishes him any actual harm. Brian Brushwood announced today, September 24, 2020, on his Twitter account < @shwood > that he and his wife have both contracted COVID-19. I hope they both recover fully and quickly.

https://twitter.com/shwood/status/1309288241267380225?s=20
Tom Cutts
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Given his character, I’d bet on it being a publicity stunt.
Michael L
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On Sep 26, 2020, Tom Cutts wrote:
Given his character, I’d bet on it being a publicity stunt.


That seems like a lame thing to say about somebody. What is it about his character that makes you say that? He performed stunts for a living, but that's not the same thing as lying about an illness for publicity.
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On Sep 26, 2020, Tom Cutts wrote:
Given his character, I’d bet on it being a publicity stunt.


What a phenomenally unkind thing to say.
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On Sep 26, 2020, Tom Cutts wrote:
Given his character, I’d bet on it being a publicity stunt.

I think the comment tells more about Mr. Cutt's character than about Mr. Brushwood's.
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Well, yes, it does. Because it is my comment. Mr. Brushwood’s decades of scamming and selling out the ethics of magic for “fame And fortune” speak of his character. Look, I get it. You guys have no problem with a scammer out exposing magic on the www. And you take his dubious claims at face value. I just don’t.

I don’t wish him or his family any ill.
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But it's not the same thing. If I met Brian Brushwood at a bar and he put his hand down on the table and said, "I have four normal quarters under my hand" I wouldn't take it at face value. He doesn't have a history of lying about himself just to self-promote, so it's low to claim he's lying about an illness.
His YouTube channels have millions of subscribers, and he announced his illness on Twitter to people who already follow him, so I don't see what he has to gain by saying that he caught a disease that millions of others already have. It doesn't make him stand out.
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I'm with Tom. Brian is an attention seeker, don't believe a word he says.
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