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2CM - 2 Card Monte
3CM - 3 Card Monte
ACAAN - Any Card At Any Number
AC or ACR - Ambitious Card Routine
AOA - Art of Astonishment
AT - Asher Twist
ATFUS - Any Time Face Up Switch
BA - Black Art
BCS - Breakthrough Card System
BT - Biddle Trick
BW - Brainwave
C2W - Card to Wallet
C&B - Cups and Balls
Café - The Magic Café
CC - Card College
CCIM - Complete Course In Magic
CD - Crossroads Deck
CF - Classic Force
CFWM - Come Fly With Me
CM - Color Monte
CMH - Crazy Man's Handcuffs
COTW - Call Of The Wild
CP - Classic Palm
CSB - Copper Silver Brass
CSC - Copper Silver Coin
CT - Center Tear
CTW - Card Thru Window
CUCM - Close Up Card Magic
DBC - Deep Back Clip
DDLT - Dr. Daley's Last Trick
DL - Double Lift
DP - Down's Palm
DPS - Diagonal Palm Shift
DR - Dual Reality
EATCT - Expert at the Card Table
ECT - Expert Card Technique
EG - Edge Grip
ETMCM - Easy to Master Card Miracles (or Coin Miracles)
FASDIU - From A Shuffled Deck In Use
FFFF -Fechter's Finger Flicking Frolic
FISM - The Fédération Internationale des Sociétés Magiques
FP - Finger Palm
FV - Flip Vanish
HEB - Hobson Egg Bag
HSF - Hindu Shuffle Force
ID - Invisible Deck
IET - Invisible Elastic Thread
IMHO - In My Honest Opinion
IP - Impression Pad
IT - Invisible Thread
ITR - Invisible Thread Reel
KBRM - Kelly Bottom Replacement Move
KMM - Kardyro Marlo Move
MA - McDonald's Aces
MCM - Modern Coin Magic
MOABT - Mother of All Book Tests
MWCCIM - Mark Wilson's Complete Course in Magic
NDO - New Deck Order
NFW-No !@#$%^& Way
NT - Newspaper Tear
NW - Nailwriter
OAW - Oil And Water
OOM - Oil Of Milk
OOTU - Out Of This Universe
OOTW - Out Of This World
PCT - Perfected Center Tear
PH - Paul Harris
PK - Psychokinese
PKR - Psycho Kinetic Ring
PN - Professor's Nightmare
PW - Pocket Writing/Writer also Peek Wallet
PWF - Power Word:Fall
RRTCM - Royal Road To Card Magic
RS - Royal Scam
RV - Retention Vanish also Remote Vision
SFS - School for Scoundrels
SOH - Sleight of Hand
SS - Scotch and Soda
TA - True Astonishment (Paul Harris 9 DVD set)
TCM- Three Card Monte
TCPD - Ten Card Poker Deal
TL - Triple Lift
TOD - Tossed Out Deck
TS - Twisted Sisters
TT - Thumb Tip
TTA - Twisting The Aces
U3F - Ultimate 3-Fly
UM - Ultimate Monte
VB - Vanishing Bandanna
W:H - Wayne Houchin
ZS - Zarrow Shuffle
] - Shell
e] - Expanded Shell
~ - Folder
~] - Flipper
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2CM - 2 Card Monte
3CM - 3 Card Monte
ACAAN - Any Card At Any Number
AC or ACR - Ambitious Card Routine
AOA - Art of Astonishment
AT - Asher Twist
ATFUS - Any Time Face Up Switch
BA - Black Art
BCS - Breakthrough Card System
BT - Biddle Trick
BW - Brainwave
C2W - Card to Wallet
C&B - Cups and Balls
Café - The Magic Café
CC - Card College
CCIM - Complete Course In Magic
CD - Crossroads Deck
CF - Classic Force
CFWM - Come Fly With Me
CM - Color Monte
CMH - Crazy Man's Handcuffs
COTW - Call Of The Wild
CP - Classic Palm
CSB - Copper Silver Brass
CSC - Copper Silver Coin
CT - Center Tear
CTW - Card Thru Window
CUCM - Close Up Card Magic
DBC - Deep Back Clip
DDLT - Dr. Daley's Last Trick
DL - Double Lift
DP - Down's Palm
DPS - Diagonal Palm Shift
DR - Dual Reality
EATCT - Expert at the Card Table
EB - Extreme Burn
ECT - Expert Card Technique
EG - Edge Grip
ETMCM - Easy to Master Card Miracles (or Coin Miracles)
FASDIU - From A Shuffled Deck In Use
FFFF -Fechter's Finger Flicking Frolic
FISM - The Fédération Internationale des Sociétés Magiques
FP - Finger Palm
FV - Flip Vanish
HEB - Hobson Egg Bag
HSF - Hindu Shuffle Force
ID - Invisible Deck
IET - Invisible Elastic Thread
IMHO - In My Honest Opinion
IP - Impression Pad
IT - Invisible Thread
ITR - Invisible Thread Reel
KBRM - Kelly Bottom Replacement Move
KMM - Kardyro Marlo Move
MA - McDonald's Aces
MCM - Modern Coin Magic
MOABT - Mother of All Book Tests
MWCCIM - Mark Wilson's Complete Course in Magic
NDO - New Deck Order
NFW-No !@#$%^& Way
NT - Newspaper Tear
NW - Nailwriter
OAW - Oil And Water
OOM - Oil Of Milk
OOTU - Out Of This Universe
OOTW - Out Of This World
PCT - Perfected Center Tear
PH - Paul Harris
PK - Psychokinese
PKR - Psycho Kinetic Ring
PN - Professor's Nightmare
PW - Pocket Writing/Writer also Peek Wallet
PWF - Power Word:Fall
RRTCM - Royal Road To Card Magic
RS - Royal Scam
RV - Retention Vanish also Remote Vision
SDS - Side Steal
SFS - School for Scoundrels
SOH - Sleight of Hand
SS - Scotch and Soda
TA - True Astonishment (Paul Harris 9 DVD set)
TCM- Three Card Monte
TCPD - Ten Card Poker Deal
TL - Triple Lift
TOD - Tossed Out Deck
TS - Twisted Sisters
TT - Thumb Tip
TTA - Twisting The Aces
U3F - Ultimate 3-Fly
UM - Ultimate Monte
VB - Vanishing Bandanna
W:H - Wayne Houchin
ZS - Zarrow Shuffle
] - Shell
e] - Expanded Shell
~ - Folder
~] - Flipper
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2CM - 2 Card Monte
3CM - 3 Card Monte
ACAAN - Any Card At Any Number
AC or ACR - Ambitious Card Routine
AOA - Art of Astonishment
AT - Asher Twist
ATFUS - Any Time Face Up Switch
BA - Black Art
BCS - Breakthrough Card System
BT - Biddle Trick
BW - Brainwave
C2W - Card to Wallet
C&B - Cups and Balls
C&R- Cut and Restored
Café - The Magic Café
CC - Card College
CCIM - Complete Course In Magic
CD - Crossroads Deck
CF - Classic Force
CFWM - Come Fly With Me
CM - Color Monte
CMH - Crazy Man's Handcuffs
COTW - Call Of The Wild
CP - Classic Palm
CSB - Copper Silver Brass
CSC - Copper Silver Coin
CT - Center Tear
CTW - Card Thru Window
CUCM - Close Up Card Magic
DBC - Deep Back Clip
DDLT - Dr. Daley's Last Trick
DL - Double Lift
DP - Down's Palm
DPS - Diagonal Palm Shift
DR - Dual Reality
EATCT - Expert at the Card Table
EB - Extreme Burn
ECT - Expert Card Technique
EG - Edge Grip
ETMCM - Easy to Master Card Miracles (or Coin Miracles)
FASDIU - From A Shuffled Deck In Use
FFFF -Fechter's Finger Flicking Frolic
FISM - The Fédération Internationale des Sociétés Magiques
FP - Finger Palm
FV - Flip Vanish
HEB - Hobson Egg Bag
HSF - Hindu Shuffle Force
ID - Invisible Deck
IET - Invisible Elastic Thread
IMHO - In My Honest Opinion
IP - Impression Pad
IT - Invisible Thread
ITR - Invisible Thread Reel
KBRM - Kelly Bottom Replacement Move
KK- Kolossal Killer
KMM - Kardyro Marlo Move
MA - McDonald's Aces
MCM - Modern Coin Magic
MOABT - Mother of All Book Tests
MWCCIM - Mark Wilson's Complete Course in Magic
NDO - New Deck Order
NFW-No !@#$%^& Way
NT - Newspaper Tear
NW - Nailwriter
OAW - Oil And Water
OOM - Oil Of Milk
OOTU - Out Of This Universe
OOTW - Out Of This World
PCT - Perfected Center Tear
PH - Paul Harris
PK - Psychokinese
PKR - Psycho Kinetic Ring
PN - Professor's Nightmare
PW - Pocket Writing/Writer also Peek Wallet
PWF - Power Word:Fall
RRTCM - Royal Road To Card Magic
RS - Royal Scam
RV - Retention Vanish also Remote Vision
SDS - Side Steal
SFS - School for Scoundrels
SOH - Sleight of Hand
SS - Scotch and Soda
TA - True Astonishment (Paul Harris 9 DVD set)
TCM- Three Card Monte
TCPD - Ten Card Poker Deal
TL - Triple Lift
TOD - Tossed Out Deck
TS - Twisted Sisters
TT - Thumb Tip
TTA - Twisting The Aces
U3F - Ultimate 3-Fly
UF- Ultimate Flashback
UFB- Ultimate F**** Bag
UM - Ultimate Monte
VB - Vanishing Bandanna
W:H - Wayne Houchin
ZS - Zarrow Shuffle
] - Shell
e] - Expanded Shell
~ - Folder
~] - Flipper
The views and comments expressed on this post may be mere speculation and are not necessarily the opinions, values, or beliefs of Alan Wheeler.
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Are these cryptic initials meant to protect secrets or save space? They can sure make some of the posts hard to understand. IWIWBAT.
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Not to protect secrets, I think, more a kind of shorthand and/or to save typing...
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The updated list...

2CM - 2 Card Monte
3CM - 3 Card Monte
ACAAN - Any Card At Any Number
AC or ACR - Ambitious Card Routine
AOA - Art of Astonishment
AT - Asher Twist
ATFUS - Any Time Face Up Switch
BA - Black Art
BCS - Breakthrough Card System
BT - Biddle Trick
BW - Brainwave
C2W - Card to Wallet
C&B - Cups and Balls
C&R- Cut and Restored
Café - The Magic Café
CC - Card College
CCIM - Complete Course In Magic
CD - Crossroads Deck
CF - Classic Force
CFWM - Come Fly With Me
CM - Color Monte
CMH - Crazy Man's Handcuffs
COTW - Call Of The Wild
CP - Classic Palm
CSB - Copper Silver Brass
CSC - Copper Silver Coin
CT - Center Tear
CTW - Card Thru Window
CUCM - Close Up Card Magic
DBC - Deep Back Clip
DDLT - Dr. Daley's Last Trick
DL - Double Lift
DP - Down's Palm
DPS - Diagonal Palm Shift
DR - Dual Reality
EATCT - Expert at the Card Table
EB - Extreme Burn
ECT - Expert Card Technique
EG - Edge Grip
ETMCM - Easy to Master Card Miracles (or Coin Miracles)
FASDIU - From A Shuffled Deck In Use
FFFF -Fechter's Finger Flicking Frolic
FISM - The Fédération Internationale des Sociétés Magiques
FP - Finger Palm
FV - Flip Vanish
HEB - Hobson Egg Bag
HSF - Hindu Shuffle Force
ID - Invisible Deck
IET - Invisible Elastic Thread
IMHO - In My Honest Opinion
IP - Impression Pad
IT - Invisible Thread
ITR - Invisible Thread Reel
KBRM - Kelly Bottom Replacement Move
KK- Kolossal Killer
KMM - Kardyro Marlo Move
MA - McDonald's Aces
MCM - Modern Coin Magic
MOABT - Mother of All Book Tests
MWCCIM - Mark Wilson's Complete Course in Magic
NDO - New Deck Order
NFW-No !@#$%^& Way
NT - Newspaper Tear
NW - Nailwriter
OAW - Oil And Water
OOM - Oil Of Milk
OOTU - Out Of This Universe
OOTW - Out Of This World
PCT - Perfected Center Tear
PH - Paul Harris
PK - Psychokinese
PKR - Psycho Kinetic Ring
PN - Professor's Nightmare
PW - Pocket Writing/Writer also Peek Wallet
PWF - Power Word:Fall
RC - Remote Control
RRTCM - Royal Road To Card Magic
RS - Royal Scam
RV - Retention Vanish also Remote Vision
SDS - Side Steal
SFS - School for Scoundrels
SOH - Sleight of Hand
SOTD - Sands Of The Desert
SS - Scotch and Soda
SW - Switch Wallet
TA - True Astonishment (Paul Harris 9 DVD set)
TCM- Three Card Monte
TCPD - Ten Card Poker Deal
TL - Triple Lift
TOD - Tossed Out Deck
TS - Twisted Sisters
TT - Thumb Tip
TTA - Twisting The Aces
U3F - Ultimate 3-Fly
UF- Ultimate Flashback
UFB- Ultimate F**** Bag
UM - Ultimate Monte
VB - Vanishing Bandanna
W:H - Wayne Houchin
ZS - Zarrow Shuffle
] - Shell
e] - Expanded Shell
~ - Folder
~] - Flipper
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BC - Back Clip
BP - Back Palm
BS - Billet Switch or (B*ll Sh*t)
C2P - Card(s) to Pocket
CA - Coins Across
CLR - Chinese Linking Rings
DB - Double Backer
DIY - Do It Yourself
FD - French Drop
FYI - For Your Information
GP - Goshman Pinch or (General Purposes)
HO - Hold Out
KR - Key Ring
LR - Linking Rings
OMG - Oh My God
OWD - One Way Deck
SB - Sponge Ball
SOS - School Of Scoundrels or (help)
T&R - Torn & Restored
TP - Thumb Palm

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2CM - 2 Card Monte
3CM - 3 Card Monte
ACAAN - Any Card At Any Number
AC or ACR - Ambitious Card Routine
AOA - Art of Astonishment
AT - Asher Twist
ATFUS - Any Time Face Up Switch
BA - Black Art
BC - Back Clip
BCS - Breakthrough Card System
BP - Back Palm
BS - Billet Switch
BT - Biddle Trick
BW - Brainwave
C2P - Card(s) to Pocket
C2W - Card to Wallet
C&B - Cups and Balls
C&R- Cut and Restored
CA - Coins Across
Café - The Magic Café
CC - Card College
CCIM - Complete Course In Magic
CD - Crossroads Deck
CF - Classic Force
CFWM - Come Fly With Me
CLR - Chinese Linking Rings
CM - Color Monte
CMH - Crazy Man's Handcuffs
COTW - Call Of The Wild
CP - Classic Palm
CSB - Copper Silver Brass
CSC - Copper Silver Coin
CT - Center Tear
CTW - Card Thru Window
CUCM - Close Up Card Magic
DB - Double Backer
DBC - Deep Back Clip
DDLT - Dr. Daley's Last Trick
DL - Double Lift
DP - Down's Palm
DPS - Diagonal Palm Shift
DR - Dual Reality
EATCT - Expert at the Card Table
EB - Extreme Burn
ECT - Expert Card Technique
EG - Edge Grip
ETMCM - Easy to Master Card Miracles (or Coin Miracles)
FASDIU - From A Shuffled Deck In Use
FD - French Drop
FFFF -Fechter's Finger Flicking Frolic
FISM - The Fédération Internationale des Sociétés Magiques
FP - Finger Palm
FV - Flip Vanish
GP - Goshman
HEB - Hobson Egg Bag
HSF - Hindu Shuffle Force
ID - Invisible Deck
IET - Invisible Elastic Thread
IMHO - In My Honest Opinion
IP - Impression Pad
IT - Invisible Thread
ITR - Invisible Thread Reel
KBRM - Kelly Bottom Replacement Move
KK- Kolossal Killer
KMM - Kardyro Marlo Move
LR - Linking Rings
MA - McDonald's Aces
MCM - Modern Coin Magic
MOABT - Mother of All Book Tests
MWCCIM - Mark Wilson's Complete Course in Magic
NDO - New Deck Order
NFW-No !@#$%^& Way
NT - Newspaper Tear
NW - Nailwriter
OAW - Oil And Water
OOM - Oil Of Milk
OOTU - Out Of This Universe
OOTW - Out Of This World
OWD - One Way Deck
PCT - Perfected Center Tear
PH - Paul Harris
PK - Psychokinese
PKR - Psycho Kinetic Ring
PN - Professor's Nightmare
PW - Pocket Writing/Writer also Peek Wallet
PWF - Power Word:Fall
RC - Remote Control
RRTCM - Royal Road To Card Magic
RS - Royal Scam
RV - Retention Vanish also Remote Vision
SB - Sponge Ball
SDS - Side Steal
SFS - School for Scoundrels
SOH - Sleight of Hand
SOTD - Sands Of The Desert
SS - Scotch and Soda
SW - Switch Wallet
TA - True Astonishment (Paul Harris 9 DVD set)
T&R - Torn & Restored
TCM- Three Card Monte
TCPD - Ten Card Poker Deal
TL - Triple Lift
TOD - Tossed Out Deck
TP - Thumb Palm
TS - Twisted Sisters
TT - Thumb Tip
TTA - Twisting The Aces
U3F - Ultimate 3-Fly
UF- Ultimate Flashback
UFB- Ultimate F**** Bag
UM - Ultimate Monte
VB - Vanishing Bandanna
W:H - Wayne Houchin
ZS - Zarrow Shuffle
] - Shell
e] - Expanded Shell
~ - Folder
~] - Flipper
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Thanks, Melatron, for some good non-card acro's...
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If *everyone* does a cut-'n'-paste of the previous post, won't this thread expand at an exponential rate?

The servers will go into meltdown!!
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CC I... CC V - Card College Volume 1... Card College Volume 5.
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On 2010-05-26 18:31, Ade2010 wrote:
If *everyone* does a cut-'n'-paste of the previous post, won't this thread expand at an exponential rate?

The servers will go into meltdown!!


Very good point, Ade- What I will try to do is collate the additions once a month or so and make a new list at that time. That should save a lot of space. Thanks for bringing that up...

Jim
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Doesn't a giant public list of these defeat the purpose?

I thought the whole point was to mildly obfuscate references to techniques.
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