Obviously, Uri Geller is a fraud. Always has been. He had tricks he uses to make people think he’s bending a spoon using super natural powers, or moving compass needles, etc. Mainly, he uses cheap tricks to fool gullible ready-to-be-fooled people.
Don’t be a ready-to-be-fooled person!
Here’s are three videos that are currently popular on YouTube regarding this. The first shows a typical Geller show:
Here’s James Randi talking about Uri Geller:
Lately, there’s been an obnoxous email being sent around to everyone by a person who as far as I can tell does not exist with the name of David Mabus. Mabus actually stuck a comment on this site. So my response, of course, is to use my Blogging Powers to undo the effects of a certain percentage of David Mabus’ efforts.
Anyway, there is a video that Mabus refers people to, and I urge you to watch it. It is obnoxious. This is supposed to be proof that Uri Geller is for real, but it is actually nothing other than proof that Uri Geller is a dork and David Mabus is a moron. See for yourself:
And finally, if you really have a lot of time to kill, here are some more Randi videos, in four parts: