Eye Candy by Becker and Earle

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

 Shipping Time: Usually Ships in 1 Business Day!
Quantity Guaranteed - More than 24 units left!



Add to Cart:




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






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

Split (Gimmicks and Online Instructions) by Yves Doumergue
Sign Up for our Newsletter

Ask a question about the Eye Candy by Becker and Earle





Login

Testimonials

Customer Service

Hi Jeff, I wanted to say "thanks". Unfortunately today, customer service is as rare as original Houdini posters. But not at MJM Magic. You took...
Read More ->


great buys!

Lovely service- excellent products- great selections! -Antwan Towner www.townerenterprises.com
Read More ->


Considerate and helpful advice.

Jeff Mash was fst to reply and gave me considered and helpful advice and links in response to my online query. Thank you MJM magic. David Williams
Read More ->


Wow, the service is AMAZING!!

I sent a message to customer service saying that my product broke, and they replied the next day and sent me a whole new replacement!! The 10%...
Read More ->


They Beat/Match Any Price

I saw a place selling Steven Draun's Real Man's Wallet for a great...
Read More ->


Have an Effect?

Submit A Trick