Among my favorite types of effects are those that contain a "no way!" moment. Just before the climax, the spectators realize how the effect is going to end and begin expressing their disbelief in various vocal ways. The audience works itself into a state of excitement before you even reveal your success. The following effect contains a great "no way!" ending. It also advances one of the key subtexts of my performances, that the entire deck is under my control at all times. It's one of my favorite openers.
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