84 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Lie Detector (without spelling)
  
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Stuart Robson The Lie Detective solutionInspired by The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 5) 19
Vincent Dalban Something to Work on lie detector effect posed as a problemVariations The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 4) 15
Charles Nyquist The Solution of "Something to Work on" stacked deck, 2 chains, solutionInspired by The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 5) 19
Henry Christ Lies! Lies! Lies! corner short or one-way backRelated to The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Summer Extra 1935) 39
Fred Heaman The Lie Detector (A Mental Discovery - Third Method) Greater Magic 229
Henry Christ Lies! Lies! Lies! corner short or one-way back Full Deck of Impromptu Card Tricks 48
Edward Marlo The Lie Detective Tricks with Daub 6
Unknown The Lie Detector Variations The Fine Art of Magic 110
Unknown The Lie-Detector Trick Simple card divination with lie detecting premise Tricks and Stunts With Playing Cards 27
Al Baker The Lie Detector marked The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Pet Secrets) 406
Howard A. Adams Tri-Lie three peeked cards The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 266) 1064
Paul Curry You're a Liar presentational ideaRelated toAlso published here The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 246) 982
Paul Curry You're A Liar Also published here The Best in Magic 109
Al Leech The Lie Detector Cardmanship 5
Martin Gardner Variable Magnetic Lie Detector lie detector using the Variable Magnetic Executive Tranquilizer The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 393) 399
Fred Lowe The Truth Machine spirit bell as lie detector, body bellRelated to
  • "Nothing But The Truth" (The Wizard, Sept./Oct. 1950)
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 1, No. 9) 48
Karl Fulves Example 13 two spectators note cards in a packet, after some questions and shuffling they are on the top, gray code and faro Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue Gray Codes) 19
Karl Fulves Example 14 two spectators note cards in a packet, after some questions and shuffling they are on the top, gray code and faro Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue Gray Codes) 20
Edward Marlo Mental Lie thought-of card, spectator reads cards, performer catches lie, three methods HEX! 45
Karl Fulves The Gray Liar questions about selection are asked, at the end top card has text written on it that says when spectator lied and where the selection is, faro, see also Addenda on page 60Related to Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue First Supplement) 56
Roy Walton Flip Flop simplified version with reverse farosInspired by Faro & Riffle Technique (Issue Second Supplement) 64
John Hamilton Additional Hamilton Ideas as telephone effect with possible liesInspired by The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5, No. 10) 354
Robert E. Neale More Lies thought card revealed with eight-card-packet as computerRelated toVariations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 6, No. 4th Folio) 384
Karl Fulves He Lied two cards Notes From Underground 2
Simon Aronson Lie Sleuth several lies detected, missing card in pocket known, interlocking chains Kabbala - Volume 2 (Vol. 2, No. 8) 59
Paul Curry Don't Lie To Me two spectators get half the pack and either lie or say the truth about each card, magician spots all the liesAlso published here Paul Curry Presents 47
Karl Fulves, Don Nielson Liars Convention magician blindfolded, 3 spectators choose cards two exchange cards, magicican knows who and the cards, marked stacked deck Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 2 412
Jerry K. Hartman Mentalias II using interesting force, spectator lies at his card Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2, No. 1) 155
John F. Mendoza Routined Poker Mental princess card trick with lie detection presentationVariations The Book of John 19
Alex Elmsley Parity Failure some cards from 5x5 cards layout are turned over according to rules, condition is called out and on one card is liedAlso published here The Chronicles (Issue 20) 1255
Alex Elmsley Tell Me Three Times three cards chosen and called out, on one of them is lied, stack Curioser 37
Roy Walton Unstacked Parity no stack versionInspired by Curioser 60
Alex Elmsley, Colin Lewry Pack Of Lies Liar's Matrix, spectator selects card column and reads out their colors, lying on one of them, different methods:
- Mnemonic Method
- No Memory
- And Again
- Lewry's Lie Detector
Related to Curioser 33
Alex Elmsley Parity Failure some cards from 5x5 cards layout are turned over according to rules, condition is called out and on one card is liedRelated toVariationsAlso published here Curioser 38
Charles Hudson Parity Notes Inspired by Curioser 59
Jerry K. Hartman Truth Detector Means & Ends 79
Michael Skinner Thought Projection Pack two spectators choose cards hands off, two halfs with different sets of Koran type set-up Intimate Magic 1
Harry Lorayne, Robert E. Neale Voice Print eight cards, programming, binaryRelated toVariations Best of Friends 256
John C. Wagner Australian Lie Detector impromptu West Coast Quarterly (Vol. 1, No. 2) 31
Charles Hudson Smart Deck cards reverse that indicate color, suit, value... Best of Friends - Volume II 501
Larry Jennings The Lie Detector - Lie Detector Variation (impromptu) The Classic Magic of Larry Jennings 115
John C. Wagner Would I Lie to You? seven card packet is programmed to find selection, mates are found as wellRelated to The Commercial Magic of J.C. Wagner 141
Richard Vollmer Talk To Me eight card PacketInspired by Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 15, No. 2) 2031
Kuniyasu Fujiwara Lie Detector with long narrow clear strip that is folded in various ways so different messages appear on it Five Times Five - Japan 79
Karl Fulves Witness six spectators with cards and pens, one of them writes an X on his card behind performers back, those with red cards must speak truth, black must lie, performer finds murdererRelated toVariations Deceptive Practices 78
Sam Schwartz Partner in Crime version of "Witness" in which criminal has a partnerInspired byRelated to Deceptive Practices 80
Karl Fulves Witness further commentsRelated to Supplement To Deceptive Practices 88
Harry Lorayne Quick and Direct Inspired by Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 16, No. 3) 2187
Edward Marlo, John C. Wagner Revised Lie Detector down under deal, quartet production, set-up, 2 variations:
- For Center Dealers
- For Side-Stealers
Inspired by The Olram File (Issue 14) 5
Jack Avis Eight Bytes Is Enough thought card revealed with eight-card-packet as computerInspired by Simplicity at Your Fingertips 32
Alex Elmsley Tell Me Three Times three cards chosen and called out, on one of them is lied, stack The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley - Volume 2 396
Alex Elmsley Pack of Lies Liar's Matrix, spectator selects card column and reads out their colors, lying on one of them, different methods:
- Mnemonic Method
- Marked Deck Method
- Unmarked Deck Method
- Lewry's Platform Presentation
The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley - Volume 2 100
Colin Lewry, Alex Elmsley Lewry's Platform Presentation Inspired by The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley - Volume 2 105
Alex Elmsley Parity Failure some cards from 5x5 cards layout are turned over according to rules, condition is called out and on one card is liedAlso published here The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley - Volume 2 392
Peter Duffie Four-Knowledge Inspired by
  • Daley's Notebook #323 & #554
Related to
Duffie's Card Compulsions 102
Peter Duffie Four-Knowledge (Without Seconds) Related to Duffie's Card Compulsions 107
Peter Duffie Truth Serum Inspired by Duffie's Card Compulsions 90
Peter Duffie The Ultimate Truth Inspired by
  • "Tarradiddle" (Peter Duffie, Quartet, 1986)
Related toVariations
Duffie's Card Compulsions 84
Unknown The Lie Detector Card College - Volume 1 91
Peter Duffie A Pocketful of Lies packet in pocket, cards removed to answer truth or lieRelated to Duffie's Card Compulsions 86
Bernard Rasmussen Alternate Opening for "The Ultimate Truth"Inspired byVariations Duffie's Card Compulsions 87
Tom Daugherty Nervous Ace & Hartman Force Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 19, No. 3) 2623
Peter Duffie Lie Stebbins Lie Detector effect with one selection, identity of cards determine if spectator is telling truth/lie (e.g. color, suit, value)Related to Effortless Card Magic 51
Peter Duffie Lie Stebbins Plus! Lie Detector effect with two selection, identity of cards determine if spectator is telling truth/lie (e.g. spot/court, suit), but has double revelationRelated to Effortless Card Magic 54
Joel Givens Whitewashed rest of cards are blank The Trapdoor - Volume Three (Issue 67) 1368
David Regal Lies Lie Detector premise for Between Your PalmsInspired by Close-Up & Personal 108
Paul Curry You're a Liar presentational ideaInspired byAlso published here Paul Curry's Worlds Beyond 79
Paul Curry Don't Lie to Me two spectators get half the pack and either lie or say the truth about each card, magician spots all the liesVariationsAlso published here Paul Curry's Worlds Beyond 83
Darwin Ortiz, John F. Mendoza Liar's Poker princess card trick with lie detection presentation and sucker finale à la Fingerprint Card TrickInspired by Scams & Fantasies with Cards 26
Gary Plants Lie Detector Inspired by Lecture Notes - The Second Super Session 9
Dai Vernon You lied! interesting peek Bruce Cervon's Castle Notebooks - Volume 1 38
Peter Duffie, Robert E. Neale Cal-Q-Lator twelve card set-upRelated to Best of Friends - Volume III 297
Joshua Jay To Tell The Truth II two cards are removed from (stacked) deck and divined with liar/truthteller presentationInspired by Best of Friends - Volume III 412
Benjamin Earl Lie Detector 1 cards eliminated until selection found Seeing with Photo-Electric Eyes 17
Benjamin Earl Lie Detector 2 cards eliminated until selection found, additional thought of card determined Seeing with Photo-Electric Eyes 17
Justin Higham, Kevin Baker The NoBo Lie Detector "No" = Bottom
- First Version
- Second Version (Kevin Baker)
- Third Version (Kevin Baker)
- Fourth Version (Kevin Baker)
- Fifth Version
- Sixth Version
- Seventh Version
- Eighth Version (Kevin Baker)
- Ninth Version
- Tenth Version (Kevin Baker)
Inspired by
  • Blackstone's Modern Card Tricks, pp. 130-133
Related to
Dexterity Manual 57
Benjamin Earl In a Glimpse lie detector and divination Gambit (Issue 1) 20
Jason Michaels The Cootie Catcher Lie Detector folded origami Fortune Teller is used to reveal selection Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 8 23
Lewis Jones Polygram Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 8 145
Ryan Schlutz Sense-sational three selections (one thought of, two chosen) found Making the Cut 29
Denis Behr, Friedrich Roitzsch Lie Detector red/black lie detected by phone appInspired by Seventeen Secrets - Volume 2 12
Doug Conn Impossible Speller Mentally selected card revealed by spelled to it. Semi-Automatic Card Tricks - Volume 10 21
John Wilson 1.5 Card Q&A spectator removes card from spread and lies on its identity, performer divines card and gives short readingInspired by
  • "1 Card Q&A" (Docc Hilford & Leonardo Silverio)
You and Me and the Devil Makes Three - Volume II 29
Joseph Barry A Lie Detector Routine featuring a fair control sequence where the spectator cuts to a card and buries his pile Operandi (Issue 3) 19