Playing games for real: is gambling a kind of play or a narcotic trap for the soul | Curio

Playing games for real: is gambling a kind of play or a narcotic trap for the soul

31 mins | May 28, 2017

Marina Benjamin reflects on what made her become a pro blackjack player, especially when she was the moral critic of her father, who was hopelessly, joyously addicted to gambling. It leads her to wonder, is gambling a kind of play or is it a narcotic trap for the soul?

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From Aeon magazine