Daredevil David Blaine has proven his ear-cutting stunt this week (begs1SEP03) was a clever trick.

The magician stunned guests at a London press conference to promote his latest death-defying feat, when he borrowed a knife and appeared to cut off part of his ear

But Blaine was snapped in the English capital yesterday with both his ears fully intact.

Starting today (5SEP03) the American plans to spend 44 days suspended above the River Thames in a glass box without food or water.

05/09/2003 02:33