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Sleight of Hand Magic Tricks : Tips for Distracting Magician Audience

Hi, I?m Doug on behalf of ExpertVillage.com. Let’s talk about patter. How much should you use patter as distraction? Patter is very important. It’s what you say, is what patter is. How you say it, what you’re emphasizing. In the coin trick or the French Drop, you never want to forewarn the people what you…

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Sleight of Hand Magic Tricks : How to Do Focus Magic Trick

Hi, this is Doug on behalf of expertvillage.com. What we’re going over today is sleight of hand. Particularly the Pinch vanish with a coin or another small object. We’ve gone over the placement of the object at the tip of the hands. The hand placement where the object will fall into, the other hand will…

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Sleight of Hand Magic Tricks : How to Make a Coin Disappear

Hi, this is Doug on behalf of ExpertVillage.com. What we’re doing here is emphasizing the reappear in the French Drop. How do you make an object reappear? And different ways of doing that. Catching up with the trick, of course we started with a coin. We brought the hands together, we did the drop and…

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Black Cards: Magic the Gathering Game : Nectar Faerie Black Card in Magic the Gathering

MIKE LOPEZ: Hi. I’m Mike Lopez with Expert Village, and today we’re going to be discussing the black color from “Magic: The Gathering”. Now, we’re going to go over Nectar Faerie. Nectar Faerie is a powerful, uncommon card from the Lorwyn set. Once again, the Lorwyn set is trying to boost faeries and merfolk. Now,…

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Salman Rushdie on Magical Realism: True Stories Don’t Tell the Whole Truth

Stories don’t have to be true, you know. That by including elements of the fantastic or elements of fable or mythological elements or fairytale or just pure make believe you can actually start getting at the truth in a different way. It’s another door into the truth. And that’s why I think the thing that…

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Sleight of Hand Magic Tricks : Tear Something Apart Magic Trick

Hi, this is Doug on behalf of expertvillage.com. We’re going over the easy steps of sleight of hand using a coin as manipulation in the effect called the French Drop. What we’ve gone over so far is bringing the hands together. The Drop and Steal, and now what we call is the Fake Apart. That…

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Sleight of Hand Magic Tricks : French Drop Magic Trick

Hi, this is Doug on behalf of expertvillage.com. A continuation of an introduction to sleight of hand. Now we can use any kind of object. Today we’re going to use a coin. Performing what we like to call the French Drop. Or the French Drop, depending on where you’re coming from naturally. So the French…

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Sleight of Hand Magic Tricks : Steal & Drop Magic Trick

Hi, this is Doug on behalf of ExpertVillage.com. We’re going over the sleight of hand involved in the French Drop. A manipulation with a coin, an everyday object. But today we’re using a large coin. What we went over is the fact that you will take your hands and bring them together. Now the second…

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Sleight of Hand Magic Tricks : Steal & Drop Magic Trick

Hi, this is Doug on behalf of ExpertVillage.com. We’re going over the sleight of hand involved in the French Drop. A manipulation with a coin, an everyday object. But today we’re using a large coin. What we went over is the fact that you will take your hands and bring them together. Now the second…

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Artifact Cards: Magic the Gathering Game : Juggernaut Artifact Card in Magic the Gathering

Hi, I’m Mike Lopez with Expert Village, and today we’ll be discussing artifacts from Magic the Gathering. And now we’re going to talk about Juggernaut. Juggernaut has been around since the beta. He was actually the first artifact creature ever printed. He is currently legal, and is usually always in the basic set, which is…

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