This is not the Godfather I’m talking about.
He’s directed classic films with the themes of secrets and deception, such as The Godfather trilogy, The Conversation, and Apocalypse Now. Continue reading “The Godfather’s advice on lying”
A trinity of advice columnists: (clockwise from top) Eppie Lederer (Ann Landers), Pauline Phillips (Abigail Van Buren), and Jeanne Phillips (the current Dear Abby.)
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Some are in it for the money.
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An illustration of "The Hand of Cagliostro," a version of the "Rising Card Trick."
Here’s some advice to card magicians from August Roterberg’s 1897 book, New Era Card Tricks, one of the first books published exclusively for magicians:
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Dr. Fraudulent knows he’s a fake doctor,
Continue reading “Advice to scientists who want to publish papers with fraudulent data”