The art of misdirection | Apollo Robbins

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  • Published on:  Friday, September 13, 2013
  • Hailed as the greatest pickpocket in the world, Apollo Robbins studies the quirks of human behavior as he steals your watch. In a hilarious demonstration, Robbins samples the buffet of the TEDGlobal 2013 audience, showing how the flaws in our perception make it possible to swipe a wallet and leave it on its owner's shoulder while they remain clueless.

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  • Antares


     an hour ago

    "Misdirection, one of the first things they teach you at Online Close-Up Magic University" - Scott Lang

  • Onur erdoğan

    Onur erdoğan

     2 hours ago

    Apollo robins

  • Tâm


     3 hours ago

    Tuyệt vời !

  • Lil Lööps

    Lil Lööps

     5 hours ago

    Joe mama

  • Crazy Games

    Crazy Games

     6 hours ago +1

    Thought the title said “Art of masturbation”😂

  • XaKeR


     14 hours ago

    And this bullsh*t have 18kk views ? really

  • Conrad



    1:46 I knew what he was wearing because right as the video started I thought why tf do all these magicians or magician-like people have the exact same style. They all have a soul patch, they all wear earrings, and they all wear purple or red

  • ぽっぷくん


     yesterday +1


  • Bhavdeepsinh Jadeja

    Bhavdeepsinh Jadeja


    So this is what skyrims pickpocket 100 looks like in real life

  • Gavin Johnson

    Gavin Johnson


    youtube algoritim did a good job. i'll see you in 8 months

  • トマトさん




  • 普通の少年ランクS




  • deer hunter

    deer hunter

     2 days ago

    George Bush and Cheney did this training ... put the attention on "attack" and terrorism in the public and then rob a country as a payoff ... works like a charm ;)

  • Pedro Pias

    Pedro Pias

     2 days ago +2

    I was walking on the street and someone just stealed my pant. I hate when that happens.

  • Ями Яилимаф

    Ями Яилимаф

     2 days ago

    Блин, я вообще в него и в них не смотрел, я кое как успевал читать! Вы чем там думаете, как я увижу чем он там одет, когда я усиленно читаю?!

  • billy mays

    billy mays

     2 days ago

    what a legend

  • kulibin2


     2 days ago

    Зачем писать название на русском если аудио анг.?

  • Mathias Eggimann

    Mathias Eggimann

     2 days ago

    Channing the clothes behind the camera.
    Hands to the collar a few times

  • Nayeb gamer

    Nayeb gamer

     2 days ago +13

    Who else saw this video like 10 times to know how he did it

  • Hunter Epicness

    Hunter Epicness

     2 days ago +1

    5:53 he had 2 chips!