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Astrometaphysics

Postby Bob Farmer » October 28th, 2013, 8:58 am

Popped into my head yesterday.

Astrometaphysics
Using An Astrological Sign To Find A Selected Card
Bob Farmer, October 28, 2013

Control the card to the sixth position from the top. Ask the spectator for his sign. You then spell to the sixth card as follows:

Aries, Cancer, Virgo, Libra, 5 letters, spell, then turn over next card.

Taurus, Gemini, Pisces, 6 letters, spell, then turn over on last letter.

Leo (ruling planet sun), 6 letters, spell Leo, then sun, turn over on last letter.

Scorpio, is a water element and Pluto is ruling planet, so spell either “Water” or “Pluto” and turn over next card.

Capricorn, Aquarius, ruling planet is Saturn, so spell Saturn and turn over on last letter.

Sagittarius is the Archer, so spell “Archer” or Arrow,” and turn over on last letter or the next letter.

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Re: Astrometaphysics

Postby AJM » October 28th, 2013, 10:47 am

I was born under the sign of Pyrex - I was a test tube baby...
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Re: Astrometaphysics

Postby Bob Farmer » October 28th, 2013, 12:40 pm

Pyrex--that's five letters--spell then turn over next card.

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Re: Astrometaphysics

Postby Pete McCabe » October 28th, 2013, 6:59 pm

I was born under a sign that said Labor and Delivery room.

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Re: Astrometaphysics

Postby Bob Farmer » October 28th, 2013, 7:06 pm

I was born under a bad sign and if it wasn't for bad luck I wouldn't have no luck at all.

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Re: Astrometaphysics

Postby P.T. Murphy » October 30th, 2013, 12:59 am

Bad Sign = Albert King.

Spell A-L-B-E-R-T and turn over the card that falls on T.

Or Albert King who was famous for playing a 59' Gibson Flying V.

Spell G-I-B-S-O-N. Turn over card that falls on N.

I like this trick!
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will never find it. " -Roald Dahl

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Re: Astrometaphysics

Postby Bob Farmer » October 30th, 2013, 8:37 am

Kicker:

After you spell to the card, spell to its three mates by Spelling Freddy King's, "Hideaway."

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Re: Astrometaphysics

Postby P.T. Murphy » October 31st, 2013, 5:19 pm

Hmmm....Perhaps a new trick all together. (Force?) First king (Elvis?) Then spell to the REAL KINGS (Freddy, Albert and BB). Just a thought. This trick wouldn't be as appealing with Yngwie Malmsteen.
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Re: Astrometaphysics

Postby Bill Mullins » October 31st, 2013, 6:15 pm

And you could do it with Queens:

spell to:

ARETHA Franklin (Queen of Soul)
BESSIE Smith (Queen of Blues)
MADONNA (Queen of Pop)
FREDDIE Mercury (Queen)

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Re: Astrometaphysics

Postby Chas Nigh » October 31st, 2013, 9:51 pm

I was born under the sign that said ROOM FOR RENT.

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Re: Astrometaphysics

Postby Chas Nigh » October 31st, 2013, 10:22 pm

Eddie Fields did one where a guy would call out a girls name. Card was fourth from the top.

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Re: Astrometaphysics

Postby Mike Remington » October 31st, 2013, 11:51 pm

P.T. Murphy wrote:First king (Elvis?) Then spell to the REAL KINGS (Freddy, Albert and BB).

Off topic, but this reminded me of one of my favorite songs - Bill Kirchen's version of Hot Rod Lincoln. As he is driving down the road, he passes various vehicles with different rock, blues and country musicians in them. Each time, he does a very good imitation of the guitar playing of the individual musician or guitar player in the band he mentions. He includes all four of these Kings, plus Ben E. and even Billie Jean plus many great guitar players. Check it out if you like electric guitar. There are a couple of different versions available. My favorite is the one from the Album - Hot Rod Lincoln Live.

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Re: Astrometaphysics

Postby P.T. Murphy » November 1st, 2013, 3:43 pm

Bill Kirchen a truly underrated sleight of hand artist! ;) Thanks for sharing. "Carol King" "Don King"! The album I heard it on is "King of Dieselbilly".
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Re: Astrometaphysics

Postby Bob Farmer » November 2nd, 2013, 7:57 pm

I sense terminal topic drift.

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Re: Astrometaphysics

Postby P.T. Murphy » November 5th, 2013, 2:59 pm

Sorry Bob. Allow me to bring it back around...

Don King = Leo

Carol King = Aquarius

BB King = Virgo

Albert King = Taurus

Freddy King = Virgo
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will never find it. " -Roald Dahl


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