Video: Why are magicians so weird? - Genii Online

Finally, James Galea asks the question we all need the answer to: Why are magicians so weird? Blake Vogt comes up with a pretty good answer in the below clip from Galea's show Best Trick Ever. 

Vogt makes some really great points. Magic requires a massive amount of dedication to be able to do even the most basic parts of it well, and the payoff is brief. Only a weirdo signs up for that. The best kind of weirdo.