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Hello mates! I have decided to post a tutorial for a magic trick every week and what better way to break you in than with a scam! The three card monte has existed for decades in the minds of con-men everywhere. It’s history can be tracked to the ancient shell and pearl from Ancient Greece and has been used by scammers for decades. Though it has changed and evolved through the ages to match the times, its basis remains the same: Build up the confidence of the victim for a time with easy moves until thwarting them with an impossible move while making it appear as if nothing has changed. This variation is much simple than some others, but I believe that this is the easiest and best one for beginners.

Here is my video tutorial on how to do the trick! It is short and simple, don’t worry. Enjoy!

And here is my demonstration of the Three Card Monte. Albeit a bit slow, you get the overall concept:

Hope you guys learn a lot from it! Have any questions? Leave them in the comment box below, I will make sure to reply as fast as possible!


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