Regrets over magic bra trick
Regrets over magic bra trick, ABINGTON - The chairman of the Abington School Committee is Regrets over magic bra trick he performed before a televised meeting this week in which he appeared to tear the bra off a fellow committee member through her clothes.
The trick performed Tuesday by Russell Fitzgerald, an amateur magician known to open meetings with a little sleight of hand, was met with stunned silence.
The Enterprise of Brockton reports that Fitzgerald on Wednesday issued a written apology, saying he was sorry for the embarrassment he caused committee member Ellen Killian and his unwitting accomplice, teacher Steve Shannon. He added that he will no longer be performing tricks before meetings.Killian says she was shocked. The teachers’ union said in a statement that Shannon was unaware and it does not condone activities that cause embarrassment.