'Penn & Teller: Fool Us' premiere: Were you fooled by magic?Add to Favorites | Penn & Teller: Fool Us
The question is, were you taken in by the magic tricks?
Interestingly, the performers were not judged on stage-craft -- the first magician to fool Penn & Teller was a rather dour Frenchman with an impressive but not entertaining card trick. They were instead supposed to do a trick that can't be figured out when watched by the titular judges. Mostly, the performers failed.
But they were a lot of fun to watch. That works -- especially when watching a show imported for the summer from the U.K.