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The art of misdirection: Apollo Robbins at TEDGlobal 2013

The art of misdirection: Apollo Robbins at TEDGlobal 2013

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“Do you think it’s possible to control someone’s attention, or even their behavior? To me that would be the perfect superpower,” says Apollo Robbins at TEDGlobal 2013. “I’ve spent the last 20 years studying human behavior in an unconventional way: by picking pockets.” Robbins, whom The New Yorker called a “theatrical pickpocket” in their profile of []