card trick


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Noun1.card trick - a trick performed with playing cardscard trick - a trick performed with playing cards
conjuring trick, legerdemain, magic trick, thaumaturgy, magic, deception, conjuration, illusion, trick - an illusory feat; considered magical by naive observers
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The cards, of course, are for card tricks, and they are scattered on the floor because he had just been practising one of those dodges of sending them flying through the air.
He did make one or two feeble efforts to take up the work again when the six months had elapsed, but there was always the same coldness - the same want of sympathy on the part of the world to fight against; and, after awhile, he despaired altogether, and advertised the instrument for sale at a great sacrifice - "owner having no further use for same" - and took to learning card tricks instead.
Gareth Shoulder, or stage name Just G, has been filmed showing off his card trick talents and his ability to conjure money out of thin air in Liverpool One.
Anyway, after the guy performed his card trick, the crowd went bananas and Simon Cowell declared that he "now believes in magic".
Here's your chance to see the Color-Changing Card Trick, one of the ways psychologist Richard Wiseman uses technology for science communication.
Eventually English players also began diving and I don't want us to get to a situation where Mancini's card trick is accepted.
He is also a member of The Mile High Card Trick Club--open solely to those who have performed card tricks on a Boeing 747 in mid flight.
Magic Circle member Ben, 24, said: "We did the draw at about 11pm and had a long list of celebrities to choose from, ranging from Simon Cowell and Cheryl Cole to Gordon Ramsey and Johnny Depp, ''We posted the details up online and asked people to help us find her, so I could perform a card trick to her.
He could use the card trick to figure out the answer to Diaconis' old question: How many times should you shuffle a deck?
She will be joined by BBC Radio Merseyside country music presenter Kenny Johnson and the Chuck Micallef Band, British group Lemon Grass, 4 Card Trick from southern England and Texan showman John Permenter.
Be tempted to try your luck with the Three Card Trick merchants outside the course - the dealer and the winners are usually related.
The purpose of this project is to find a formula that relates with the card trick "7x3".