Q: “Are you a psychic?”
A: “I’m not a psychic, and don’t claim to be in my show. Everything is accomplished through skill and technique.”
Q: “What’s the weirdest place you’ve used your abilities?”
A: “I like to play a game when I go to Starbucks. Basically, I have baristas pick any drink on the menu to give me, and I’ve honed my skill so that I can influence them to pick the exact drink I’d like.”
Q: “Have you always been able to read minds?”
A: “I started as a magician when I was a kid. As I grew up, I became more fascinated by the human mind and the way that people think. This became the new focus of my show, melding techniques that I had learned as a magician with my understanding of human nature.
Q: “What books do you recommend?”
A: Moonwalking with Einstein is a great look at the world of super memory, and Thinking Fast and Slow by Kahnemahn provides insight into our decision-making skills.
Q: “Where do you live?”
A: “I travel from sunny San Diego, CA, and perform globally.”