Crack this ‘Magic Trick’


A video posted on Facebook by Dublin-based comedian David Omotade has been watched an incredible seven million times since September 7. Why? Because it shows three men forming a vertical column by appearing sit above each other apparently on thin air, their feet resting on what looks like a green coconut.


In the footage, Omotade studies them intently, looking them up and down and also going round the back to see what the trick is. He finds himself amazed at the balancing act and attempts to recreate it himself, drafting in a young bystander to help.

Can you help figure out the trick behind the ‘magic?’ Use the comments section below to tell us.