The Huffington Post’s TED Weekends page featured this presentation from magician and NY Times crossword puzzle designer David Kwong over the weekend. Almost 100 comments at time of writing, many deciding that his volunteer was simply a stooge (and then justifying this cop-out answer with Occam’s Razor). For magicians here is a little insight into why some audience members simply must find explanations for magic tricks!

(Hal, this one is for you, buddy!)