Looks like you can teach an old dog new tricks. This video from FineHomebuilding.com taught me some new ways to remove nails. Turns out you don't have to rely on brute force, a strong hammer and lots and lots of swearing, which is my personal technique. Finesse works much better. The video has some great tips on removing bent, headless and galvanized nails. Check it out before beginning your next demolition project.