The art of misdirection | Apollo Robbins

https://download.ted.com/talks/ApolloRobbins_2013G-480p.mp4?apikey=172BB350-0008Hailed 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.