In this video, Ed Alonzo performs magic in 2010 on Craig Ferguson's late night TV talk show. Parts of Mr. Alonzo's duck illusion were invented over 100 years ago by a Belgian magician named Servais Le Roy.
Ed Alonzo's magic on the Late Late Show
Mr. Alonzo also seems to have taken inspiration from the past - from silent film star Harold Lloyd.
Proves that sometimes new is actually nothing new, doesn't it?