Mindbogglers - Dan Harlan
Item Number: DV9180
Finally, a complete explanation of the world's best swindles from the only grifter claiming to be a magician, belly dancer, floor gambler, frogwipe salesman, former racecar driver, brain surgeon and denture wearer-Dan Harlan.
Mr, Harlan has spent over 50 of his 35 years of life learning, collecting and creating the cons used by the pros, now he spills it all! If you've ever wanted to fleece your friends or pull the wool over some unsuspecting stranger's eyes, then get ready shepherd the flock straight to the shearer. Everything's here: the most perplexing puzzles, the most outrageous boasts, the most preposterous propositions, the most cunning sneaky scams, all presented in a completely natural, simulated, artificial environment.
Volume 1 Bar Betchas - On this tape Harlan will teach you to: Drink a shot without touching it, know how much change is in someone's pocket, flip a drink 360? without spilling it, perform trick shots like a pool shark, toss cards like an experienced operator, take money from the bar's cash register without ever touching it, make a dime land on its edge when dropped, sell money at a profit, and more!
Volume 2 Party Puzzlers - On this tape Harlan will teach you to: Change a one dollar bill into a five, balance a dime on the edge of a dollar, write on someone's face without them knowing it, push a quarter through a dime-size hole, know the date on a hidden quarter, write any color with a pencil, break a pencil with a dollar bill, tie a cigarette in a knot, read a number on a die behind your back, and more!
Volume 3 Party Games - On this tape Harlan will teach you to: Win at poker with all the cards face up or face down even when your opponent shuffles and deals, know your hand without looking, guarantee a win at a simple color matching game, pull a simple swindle with a classic card trick, thread a dozen strands through the eye of a single needle, remove a bra withoutremoving any other clothing, and more!
Volume 4 Restaurant Riddles - On this tape Harlan will teach you to: Drop a paper match so it lands on its edge, make a penny walk out from under a glass, add 3 to 11 and get 2, say 1000 words without using the letter "a," stay under water for 5 minutes, lift a cube of ice with a piece of thread, float steel on water, make an egg jump from one shotglass to another, control your own pulse, and more!