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Dr. Cue Lesson 44: Force Follow Shots! Part 1

Dr Cue shows you how to do a force follow shot to get past a ball in your way to get to the object ball.

Dr. Cue Lesson 43: Walking The Dog!

In this lesson Dr Cue demonstrates how to play for position when you are dealing with a side pocket.

Dr. Cue Lesson 42: Follow Position

Similar to last weeks lesson Dr. Cue shows you how to gain position on the 8 ball when two balls are frozen to the cushion but instead of using draw compression he uses follow due to an opponent blocking the corner pocket.

Dr. Cue Lesson 41: Draw Compression

Dr Cue. Shows you how to deal with a cue ball and object ball that is frozen against the cushion using draw compression. This technique also allows you to play for position on your next shot.

Dr. Cue Lesson 40: Mental Aspect of Game Approach and Overall Enjoyment

In lesson 40, Dr. Cue teaches you the most valuable lesson always enjoy what you do. Enjoy the game!

Dr. Cue Lesson 39: Simple Formula for Fine Tuning Mechanics

Dr. Cue shows you the best way to fine tune the basics through practice and repetition.

Dr. Cue Lesson 38: Cushion Compression and Curve Effect

In lesson 38, Dr. Cue teaches you what to do when the cue ball is frozen between a ball and a cushion using masse.

Dr. Cue Lesson 37: Special Masse Application

Dr. Cue shows you how to use a trick shot to win the game when your opponent has the pocket blocked.

Dr. Cue Lesson 36: Foundation for Masse!

In lesson 36, Dr. Cue teaches you how to curve the ball when jumping just is not an option.

Dr. Cue Lesson 35: Jumping with English

Dr. Cue expands upon last weeks video to show you how to apply english to a jump to get a better position for you next shot.