Eye Candy by Becker and Earle

Price $79.50
Sale: $62.01
Save: 22% off

 Available: Usually Ships in 1 Business Day! [details]
Quantity Guaranteed - More than 24 units left!



Add to Cart:


Ask a question


Eye Candy by Becker and Earle

The performer tears a few pages from a current copy of Time, Business Week, or Newsweek magazine, giving the pages to people in the audience. They pass them on to others, ensuring a random selection of helpers. The Mentalist, with two of the helpers, illustrates how our eyes are attracted by the clever placement of text or graphics in almost all magazine editorials and ads.

One participant's page is torn into more than a dozen pieces to guarantee a random outcome by eliminating any bias resulting from the page layout. Obviously, every scrap has totally different printed content on both sides. While the mindreader's back is turned , the participant freely discards all but one piece which he holds between his forefinger and thumb for everyone (except the Mentalist) to see.

After verbally ensuring that the helper can read numerous words and phrases on the scrap of paper, and while the performer's back remains turned toward the participant, he says, "I am visualizing part of a word but it's somewhat obscured by your thumb. Move your thumb over, please. That's better. Would you please read for the first time that which Business Week printed on the piece of magazine page you chose. I believe the word " soared " was under your thumb. Is that correct?" He exclaims, " YES !"

  • No stooges
  • No assistants
  • No pre-show work
  • No sleights
  • No switches
  • No writing
  • No mirrors
  • Nothing added or taken away
  • Helper can stand across the room
  • No electronics
  • Unbreakable
  • Not the same words every time
  • Fully examinable, even the discarded scraps!

Eye Candy's "gaffus" is sufficient for up to 100 performances




FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS:

There are currently no questions about this product. Ask a question


This product was added to our catalog on Tuesday 01 March, 2005.

Sign Up for our Newsletter

Ask a question about the Eye Candy by Becker and Earle





Have an Effect?

Submit A Trick

Login

Testimonials

Why I shop here

It was not too long ago that I chanced upon MJM Magic's web site. I am very impressed with their vast assortment of professional tricks etc. Like...
Read More ->


Love the tricks

Bought "Don't Cry for the Star" and "Digital Dissolve" from MJM. I love that they now carry Theory11 items because Theory11 has...
Read More ->


COST FACTOR

I doubt few magicians will ever have our own tropical island so magic supplies and tricks cost will always be a factor. I have compared costs for...
Read More ->


Special Help from MJM

I ordered the Ultimate Sketch Pad with plans to use it with a group of kids in a week. MJM had the manufacturer ship directly to me. I received the...
Read More ->


PERFECT

What can say about MJM Magic? Everything is just excellent! I found the RAVEN at a better price on another site and they gave it to me for that...
Read More ->


At The Table Experience