Everybody knows a guy that can do some pretty cool card tricks. Consequently, various theories are offered around the place as to how they got so good at it. Maybe they’re a born Houdini at clubs and casinos, or maybe they just grew up without owning an Xbox or Play Station.

Either way, with the advent of the online world, so too has come the rise of visual documentation of various groups, their passions, and how they excel at them. This clip is a sterling example of this with Ricky Jay providing an excellent and humorous overview of the wider challenges and skills required when it comes to displaying great card control in shuffling and handling. A niche interest for some to be sure, but a fascinating video to watch and appreciate.