There are people who are capable of doing extraordinary things. Among them, for example, are the elite athletes, who are capable of performing feats impossible for the rest of the mortals. But we also come across others who do seemingly impossible things that escape our understanding.
One of them is Uri Geller . An illusionist who became famous a few decades ago because he bent spoons with the supposed power of his mind. Yes, Uri went to different television shows doing his number of the spoons. But … did he really have mental powers to do such a thing?
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