is a simple but very effective "hypnotising" trick using a straw
or a cigarette.
Lay a cigarette on a table and then explain to the
people around the table about the art of hypnotism and how any object
can be hypnotised.
Pull up your sleeve and rub your forearm vigorously. Then, putting
your fingertips on the far side of the cigarette and chanting any
convincing patter, pull your fingers slowly away from the cigarette.
The cigarette will follow your fingers like a magnet .
No one will be able to do it, I've even had someone ask me if I
could make it come toward me.
This can be done by cupping your hand slightly in front of the cigarette
and the cigarette will come towards you .
Method: The trick is to blow slightly
in front of the cigarette if you wish it to go away from you, following
If you wish it to come towards you, cup your hand slightly and blow
on your hand while bringing it towards you on the table. The hand
will reflect the air onto the cigarette which will come towards
This simple trick will fool many an adult. Do not be
afraid of them discovering you blowing as they will be concentrating
on the action on the table. The noise in the bar should make sure
they do not hear you blowing.
Please practice the trick before trying it on your friends in the
You can view lots of very clever and hilarious
bar trick items at The
Trickery if you really want to pull off some classic stunts.
1) Rub finger on arm to "charge"
it. 2) Finger
appears to attract cigarette 3)
Hand mysteriously draws the cigarette back