Gambit
Gambit
Technique, Routines & Jetsam with Playing-Cards
written by Benjamin Earl
2009-2010
Work of Benjamin Earl & Various
44 pages (Stapled), Selfpublished
Illustrated with photographs
Language: English
(43 entries)
Data entered by Denis Behr.
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Creators Title Comments & References Issue Year Page Categories
Benjamin Earl Editor's note 1 2009 3
Unknown Breastfeeding the Magic Community fake ad 1 2009 5
Benjamin Earl The Gambling Lesson various games played, at the end spectator and performer each find four-of-a-kind inspired by "The Shuffling Lesson" (Chad Long, 1996) 1 2009 6
Benjamin Earl A Jar of Eyeballs... about 90% of everything being rubbish and magic on television 1 2009 7
Benjamin Earl The Big Question bordered or non-bordered cards 1 2009 7
Benjamin Earl Real Scarne aces dealt from shuffled deck, named card in pocket 1 2009 8
Benjamin Earl Case as Holdout spectator shuffles, then deck put in case 1 2009 9
Benjamin Earl The Simulation Shuffle without bridge, for Malone credit see issue 2, p. 20 inspired by "Satan's Shuffle" (Jerry Andrus, 1976),
see also "The Shape Shuffle" (Benjamin Earl, 2010)
1 2009 10
Benjamin Earl Face-up stripping controls (F.U.S.C.) tabled 1 2009 12
Benjamin Earl Erdnase Grip Disguise Bottom Deal "EGD Bottom Deal" see also "Pseudo Method" (Ed Marlo, M.I.N.T. Vol. 1, p. 339) 1 2009 14
Benjamin Earl The Rub of the Green on the presentation of gambling demonstrations 1 2009 16
Benjamin Earl & Derek DelGaudio Spotlight: Derek DelGaudio 1 2009 18
Derek DelGaudio Riffle Palm during in-the-hands riffle shuffle, first published in "Only Notes", for Zarrow credit see issue 2, p. 20 1 2009 19
Benjamin Earl In a Glimpse lie detector and divination 1 2009 20
Pat Mustard A Power of Facing "Temples of Doom", on lectures and conventions 1 2009 21
Benjamin Earl Cloak & Dagger Top Tip... getting from Si Stebbins into Mnemonica, joke 1 2009 21
Benjamin Earl Kevin Fox 1 2009 22
Benjamin Earl Gambit Responds on Jerry Sadowitz and "Open Triumph" vs. "Name a Card Triumph" see also "Name a Card Triumph" (Jerry Sadowitz, 1989) 1 2009 22
Benjamin Earl C.O.P. Cull Stack very brief 1 2009 24
Benjamin Earl Editor's note 2 2010 2
Benjamin Earl The Cards of Leon in-the-hands version without table inspired by "Shuffle-Bored" (Simon Aronson) 2 2010 4
Benjamin Earl News Desk on conventions and how to have a good time there by not going to any events 2 2010 5
Benjamin Earl The Big Question shift or double undercut, joke 2 2010 5
Justin Higham Reflections on Reflectors on shiners, edited from "Secrets of Improvisational Magic"
- French Window
- Table Knife & Teaspoon
- Café Table
- Sunglasses
- Table Sign
- Menu-Card Holder
- Mobile Phone
- Wine Glass
- Coins & Keys
- Impromptu Peek Deck
- Smiley-Face Cards
- Reflector Awareness
2 2010 6
Justin Higham Impromptu Peek Deck for Hoyle Trump Cards inspired by "Color Eliminator" (Edward Marlo, 1962) 2 2010 7
Benjamin Earl The Shape Shuffle see also "The Simulation Shuffle" (Benjamin Earl, 2009) 2 2010 8
Benjamin Earl Switchman - DS 1 cut to table inspired by Steve Forte switch from Gambling Protection Series 2 2010 10
Benjamin Earl The Casual Open Placement (C.O.P.) inspired by "Open Cull" (1948) 2 2010 12
Benjamin Earl Out of Touch - Out of Date "Ramblings on Card Stuff", opinion see also "Out of sight - out of mind" (Dai Vernon, 1960) 2 2010 13
Benjamin Earl The One-Handed Top Palm "Ramblings on Card Stuff", opinion 2 2010 13
Benjamin Earl Jennings... What a Prick. "Ramblings on Card Stuff", opinion 2 2010 13
Benjamin Earl The Bottom Deal Demonstration "Ramblings on Card Stuff", opinion 2 2010 13
Benjamin Earl Spell This S...H...I...T... "Ramblings on Card Stuff", opinion 2 2010 13
Jack "Juicy" Broad You Don't Know Jack on gambling 2 2010 14
Benjamin Earl Even the Burn Card 2 2010 15
Benjamin Earl Spectator's Holdout Shuffle spectator shuffles deck in stages yet set-up is retained see also "Mass Destruction Stacking" (So Sato, 2016),
varied by "Spectator's Shuffle Holdout Variation" (Benjamin Earl & John Guastaferro, 2017),
also published as "Spectator Shuffle Holdout" (Benjamin Earl, 2017)
2 2010 15
Benjamin Earl Pseudo Moe "In a Glimpse" 2 2010 16
Benjamin Earl Student of the Game brief variation inspired by "Master of the Game" (David Britland) 2 2010 16
Benjamin Earl & David Williamson Spotlight: David Williamson 2 2010 17
David Williamson Holdout Man Aces change into Royal Flush 2 2010 18
David Williamson Throw-Switch Addition underneath fanned cards 2 2010 18
Benjamin Earl Gambit Responds accusing Lawrence Sullivan of ripping him off, credit corrections 2 2010 20
Benjamin Earl Quick Little Stack two cards, pseudo mates 2 2010 21