Originally posted by Henry Wong: It looks way too much like she is a plant. The magician get a volunteer but then changes his mind because she is too short? And then picks this person without asking for another volunteer?
Jame Randi, my personal hero, has commented on this exact video. While he does not give any secrets away, he does state that EVERYTHING in this video is done intentionally. That means that Mr. Angel did indeed select the first volunteer knowing she would 'not work' for the trick. It's all part of the mis-direction magicians use to fool you into believing it is spontaneous.
I don't thing the woman on top is a dwarf, I thin she's an amputee. Her arms are too long for a dwarf.
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