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hah hah, t-rex, looks like your idea was if we could fire lightning out of our eyes then we would always be able to see what we were looking at, ASSUMING it was really conductive outside
The haps: In regards to yesterday's comic, a bunch of people emailed me to let me know this had been done on Derren Brown's show in the UK. So if you're in England, that's probably why the scam seemed familiar! On a similar theme, Wikipedia's List of Confidence Tricks makes for fascinating reading. After you're done with it you'll be better prepared to recognize some common scams! And ALSO, some ones that will only affect you if you are a prospective mine owner.