(As Seen on Oprah!)
This trick was amazing the first time I saw it.
A handsome couple dances around and the lady
changes evening gowns eight or nine times.
Inventor David Maas even mentioned the 2001
patent itself during Oprah’s show. (no. 6308334)
Pull a Rabbit
Out of Your Hat
This patent, issued in 1956, describes
a method for conjuring lots of bulky things
from one’s hat or any seemingly
empty container. (no. 2732207)
John Gaughan (see Proto,
page 32), the guy who
impressive flying trick,
had the whole trick
exposed when this 1994
patent hit the web.
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