Notes on a Strange World Houdini and the Cancer of Superstition Massimo Polidoro From: Volume 40, No. 6 November / December 2016 ShareTweet Massimo Polidoro Massimo Polidoro is an investigator of the paranormal, author, lecturer, and co-founder and head of CICAP, the Italian skeptics group. His website is at www.massimopolidoro.com. See more articles This article is available to subscribers only. Subscribe now or log in to read this article.