Apollo Robbins won't stop you on the street and ask if you can spare a few bucks. No, Robbins will ask if you know how to get to such and such street and take your entire wallet while you gave directions.

Robbins, you see, is a seasoned pick pocket. Watch him in action on the Today Show.

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As you watch this, keep in mind that these folks knew their pockets were going to be picked. Imagine if you were on vacation in a strange city and had no idea that the guy you just asked, "How do I get to Carnegie Hall?", was picking your pocket while responding, "Practice, Man, Practice."

Here's how slick a pro pocket picker can be

Tip: Carry a set mousetrap in your pocket or purse.