Confusion Squirrels

Article_PictureMy favorite phrase to read on a card is “you lose the game.” Note that I did not say it was the most powerful phrase a card can have printed on it; that title likely goes to “draw a card” or “take an extra turn.” But with a little finesse, it can be even more potent. My deck today is only one example, and while today we will be taking a trip into Silver-Border Land, make no mistake that there are plenty of black-bordered cards with those beautiful four words printed on them

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Richard Garfield, Ph.D.

Richard Ph.D.Greetings, fellow brewmeisters. Today I have the rare opportunity of sharing what I consider the most broken, ridiculous, I don’t even know how to really describe this deck. There is no deck I know of that is more demanding on one’s personal knowledge of Magic cards.

This is not a simple deck to play, in fact, it is best played by someone with an encyclopedic knowledge of Magic cards or who has made extensive notes beforehand. There are so many angles that this deck can take, I’m just going to post my list, and tell you about a few that I’ve found. Make no mistake, this is a deck that allows you to literally play whatever you want, the only limit is the specific mana costs on the cards you own.

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