Tony Rush wrote:...I just can't help but think that the average spectator suspects something.
Anyone else grappled with this issue?
Many have, from HPC himself to Presto working on the streets to those who use the 'show this but drop that' as a basic method in their routines (Roth's Purse and Glass is one example).
Harry Lorayne wrote up an "Instant Wildcoin" that uses HPC as a switch of three for three.
Perhaps the part you're having trouble with is communicating the feint to audiences? Something's gotta motivate that display.