Hocus Pocus no sense to talk about today or activity or not, language or actions that are designed to stop to see what the politicians or the seller is really depends on what is happening or is applied.
This budget, like many others before him, is an act of deception, a piece of nonsense policy designed to make us believe council spend our money wisely.
Ottawa Citizen, January 31, 2010.
It comes naturally to an invocation of jugglers suggest that evoke a magical spell or a mystical force that makes the seemingly impossible happen. Appeared in the seventeenth century and was in a series of pieces of the time. The first was that in which he speaks Dutch, a character named Vangoose absurd,:
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Auger mask Ben Jonson, 1622.
A famous appearance in the title of first book in English about magic, Hocus Pocus Junior, The Anatomy of Legerdemain, the 1634 was popular and went through many editions. In his book on the magic of the First English Stage 2005 identifies Philip Butterworth, the unknown author of this book as William Vincent, a famous magician of his time, he was appointed as a juggler and King James in 1619 that uses deception name art.
At that time there was no formal separation of jugglers, acrobats, jugglers and other artists, his works as "feats of activity" together. Vincent has it all was and especially for his ability to swallow vomiting and daggers known.
One writer later described his actions:
I will talk about a man ... He walked in King James his time ... who called himself, The Kings Majesties most excellent Hocus Pocus, and so named because during the reproduction of all the tricks he used to say, Hocus Pocus, talontus tontus, vade celeritas Jube, a dark composure of words, blind eyes viewer to make their trick to spend most currantly has not been detected.
A candle in the dark, or a treatise on the nature of witches and witchcraft, by Thomas Ady, 1655th
Vincent certainly popularized the term and identified with him. It is quite possible that they have invented, we have no way of knowing. What is also unknown where it came from.
Many people believe it was a corrupt form of the words of the consecration of the host in the old Latin mass: hoc est (ENIM) corpus (meum), an idea first aired by John Tillotson "this is my body" The Archbishop of Canterbury 1691-1694. But since that was part of an anti-Catholic preaching, which can be taken with a pinch more salt. Another possibility, suggested in the latest Oxford, is the Latin phrase meaning hax pax max Deus Adimax.
What was the source of deception in the first place a time limit for magicians and jugglers and a magician's spell. Later in the century became a trick or deception. It may also be the source of another common English word, as some authorities suggest that was the end of the next century, his first item assigned to joke.