Snake Oil: Life's Calculations, Misdirections, and Manipulations

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The gyp, hoodwink, shuck, sandbag: An art form that has been passed down through generations of hustlers, con men, and freaks. Selling snake oil is the ultimate con, and readers will find within these pages everything from classic deceptions to the most recent of ruses. From fooling your friends to dangerous stage stunts, Jim Rose, snake oil salesman extraordinaire, provides new angles to old tricks. Those who dare to explore these pages will find themselves enticed by this special brand of snake oil. Step right up: it's all here. There's nothing it won't cure!

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newsletters on politics and tea and has written books on engineering, humor, Israel.,

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. . . a sort of Bible of anti-tech entertainment and troublemaking. -- Knoxville News Sentinel, April 18, 2005

. . . the tricks of the trade that only somebody of Rose's far-flung freakish experience can impart. -- Des Moines Register, March 25, 2005

A mind-bending journey . . . if people can be fooled by it, it's in Rose's book. -- Las Vegas Sun, April 26, 2005

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