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Offline Jerrymac

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Now you see it, now you don't.
« on: August 10, 2008, 10:20:27 am »
Scientist  :roll:   Gotta love em. I wonder how much time and money they spent on this just to tell us what we already know.

This is an audio file about research done on magicians. 


http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=93465269&ft=1&f=1007
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Now you see it, now you don't. Susana Martinez-Conde, a neuroscientist at the Barrow Neurological Institute, discusses techniques used by magicians. Essentially, she says, magicians manipulate the audience's attention.
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Re: Now you see it, now you don't.
« Reply #1 on: August 10, 2008, 10:54:53 am »
Another demonstration of making the money disappear  just like that!!!
  Who pays for this crap??
   

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Re: Now you see it, now you don't.
« Reply #2 on: August 10, 2008, 02:23:44 pm »
Another demonstration of making the money disappear  just like that!!!
  Who pays for this crap??
   

People who don't like to be manipulated?


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Re: Now you see it, now you don't.
« Reply #3 on: August 14, 2008, 01:26:55 am »
Who pays for this crap??

Why, you do of course.  You, and me, and every other taxpayer.

Now you see your tax dollars at work, now you don't.  Ta-Da! 

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Re: Now you see it, now you don't.
« Reply #4 on: August 21, 2008, 08:37:33 pm »
I recently saw a video of a woman magician! She really manipulated me! :-D

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Re: Now you see it, now you don't.
« Reply #5 on: August 23, 2008, 02:17:00 am »
I recently saw a video of a woman magician! She really manipulated me! :-D

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She can manipulate me all she wants, even fold....just don't spindle or mutilate.   :-D  LOL
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