It's rude to point

Team Spinneyhead knows one of the people who turned up last week to flash mob and point lasers at David Blaine (who isn’t the Messiah, he’s just a very stupid man). A difference between American and English culture is shown in Blaine’s reaction-

Laser pens have been shone at him – which reportedly caused concern because he thought they may have been from rifle sights.

And some of the distractions have been even more inventive.