"The smooth tricks of scoundrels are evil." -
charismatic cold reader will bully a subject into admitting a connection,
demanding over and over that they acknowledge a particular statement as having
some relevance while maintaining they just aren't thinking or are
Forer effect/Barnum statementsCold readers use Barnum statements which seem personal, yet apply
to the group you identify with, to elicit the Forer effect.
statements, designed to elicit identifying responses, are often open-ended to
give the cold reader the maximum amount of "wriggle room".
statements can then be developed into longer and more sophisticated paragraphs
that seem to reveal great amounts of detail about a person.
Forer effect relies heavily on the eagerness of people to
fill in details so they
continually feed the cold reader more information about their lives.
Barnum statements are of the form:
"I sense that you are
sometimes insecure, especially with people you don't know very well."
"You have a box of old unsorted photographs in your house."
"You had an accident when you were a child involving water."
"You're having problems with a friend or relative."
father passed on due to problems in his chest or abdomen."
subject is old enough, his or her father is quite likely to be dead, and this
statement would easily apply to a number of conditions such as
cancer, and great majority
of causes of death.
shotgunning"Shotgunning" is a commonly-used cold reading
technique, used by purported television
"psychics" and "spiritual mediums":
Edgar Cayce, Sylvia Browne, James
Van Praagh, Colin Fry and John Edward all used shotgunning techniques in their
stage and television shows.
The "psychic" cold reader offers very
general information, often to an entire audience and observes their reactions
(especially their body language).
The cold reader then acknowledges
particular people and refines the original statements according to their
emotionally demonstrative response.
technique is named after a
shotgun, as it fires a spray of small projectiles in the hope that one or more
of the shots will strike the target.
A majority of people in a room
will, at some point for example, have lost an older relative or known at least
one person with a common name.
Shotgunning might include a series of
vague statements such as:
"I see a heart
problem with a father-figure in your family, a father, a grandfather, an uncle,
a cousin ... I'm definitively seeing
chest pain here for a father-figure in your family."
"I see a woman
that isn't a blood relative. Someone around when you were growing up, an aunt,
a friend of your mother, a step-mother with blackness in the chest, lung
cancer, heart disease,
"I sense an older male figure in your life, who wants you to know
that although you may have had disagreements in your life, he still loved
rainbow ruse uses crafted statements which simultaneously awards the subject
with a specific personality trait, as well as the opposite of that
the victim to engage in a trans-derivational search.
With such a
phrase, a cold reader can "cover all possibilities" and appear to have made an
accurate deduction in the mind of the victim.
Personality traits are
not quantifiable, and nearly everybody has
experienced both sides of a particular emotion at some time in their lives.
Rainbow ruse statements might include:
"Most of the time you are
positive and cheerful, but there has been a time in the past where you were
"You are a very kind and considerate person, but when
somebody does something to break your trust,
you feel deep-seated anger."
"I would say that you are mostly shy and quiet, but when the mood
strikes you, you can easily become the center of attention."
reader can choose from a variety of personality traits, think of its opposite,
and then bind the two together in a phrase.
People naturally good at
personal observations can unwittingly conduct readings based on cold reading
without a deliberate attempt at
Cold reading, in this
context, could also simply be
"knowledge of reality."
case of a taxi driver in Las Vegas, where innumerable professional conventions
have provided him with the opportunity to gauge the characteristic group style
and demeanor of entire occupations.
Knowing the six big conventions on
at the moment, as a party of five enters his cab, he can discern
followers of "The Call"
from the scuba divers, the phytopathologists from the pilots, the doctors from
the police detectives.
Cold readers read emotion
through the mirror
Every person has the capacity to read emotion but
people shy away from doing so as they feel they may be encroaching on personal
This may be the result of the need to rely on
dissociation when in complex social settings such as those we find in
"The more progress we make in our art of
understanding human causation, the better we are able to liberate the person
who trusts us from the toxic effects of conditioning, which has unnecessarily
constricted his freedom of proper comprehension and decision making." - Andrew
Hypocrisy is claiming consistency while being inconsistent,
claiming to beleive in a set of precepts when you're actually unsure and
Gaslighting is a defense against accusations of
Gaslighting is a common symptom of
people who hold black and
white self-certainty to be a virtue, and
ambivalence to be a
Gaslighting may be motivated by someone's need to feel consistent
at any cost, even if the cost is falsely blaming others for misunderstanding
This kind of gaslighting happens a lot in everyday interaction,
even with people - boy scouts and missionaires - who may think they mean
We consciously accept at face
value every statement that we read or hear unless we attempt to decipher a
hidden or deeper meaning.
These statements may contain hidden or
deeper meanings we are consciously unaware of that leave nuances of
The subconscious mind responds to these
openings and fills in the gaps to create a
The process by which the mind searches between
alternate understandings is called a trans-derivation search.
for connections distracts rational consciousness creating a form of hypnotic
induction as we are unaware of consciously pondering meaning.
trans-derivational search occurs below the level of conscious awareness for
those whose hearts have not
been burned by the fire.
A vague statement introduced as part
of a hypnotic induction with pacing and leading has multiple functions in
The victim becomes a participant in the
hypnotic process as the victim vacillates between
patterns and mystical thought
Vague statements engage a
victims cognitive linguistic processes in a looping trans-derivational
searching for proper understanding.
Effective hypnotic suggestion engages
imagination by being artfully vague.
Visual imagery is a key component of
facilitating hypnotic trance
compelling communication using visuals will spellbind an
sends the subconscious the message that a person has
mass hypnosis as both the
subconscious mind become
engaged in unified emotional
Emotionally stimulating language uses right brain
rather than left brain
logic structures to decipher verbal
emotion is fundamental to hypnotic induction as the subconscious emotional
reaction can be
connected to other subconscious elements.
Stacking language patterns
is a powerful hypnotic tool.
"Stay on point." -
Cheney (message to the media after 911)
"A light will shine down from somewhere, it will
light upon you, you will experience an epiphany", and
"You will say to yourself 'I have to'.
Hypnotic trance induction has
made action absolutely compulsory.
Notice the language "light shining down", and "it will light upon you"
description of epiphany, the fierce urgency of
the marketing field know
that by adding a
to the end of any command sales will increase measurably
imagery is a key component of facilitating
temptation" in this context is defined as the belief that one has
- power above and beyond those of ordinary men.
"Transcendental temptation" =
special favors bestowed on
"I will eat of
the Tree of Knowledge of Good and Evil, that I may rule all things and be
of myself a lord on earth, and do what I will." - Jakob Böhme
Böhme's mentor, Balthasar Walther, travelled to the
Holy Land in search of
Kabbalistic wisdom and
a magical Holy Grail.
Balthasar Walther introduced Kabbalistic ideas into Böhme's
When any teacher of religion comes to
believe that he or she is blessed in a supernatural manner then that rabbi has
fallen into the spiritual
Milbourne Christopher warned
the "transcendental temptation" may
lead one unwittingly into belief in "chosenness" and a deterioration of
"In proportion as mind and heart are fixed upon
the glorified Lord Jesus
Christ, we may count on the enabling of the
Holy Spirit. But if we make
the Spirit the object of our aspirations and worship, some
false spirit may counterfeit
the true and take us for prey." - Sir Robert Anderson
The lives of
cult figures L. Ron Hubbard,
Anton Szandor LaVey,
Phineas Parkhurst Quimby,
Essek William Kenyon,
McPherson, William Marrion Branham,
Copeland, Joel Osteen,
Jimmy Swaggart reveal
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