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#188 Gambling is spending money to play games.

If you look at it this way you’ll be better able to enjoy the entertainment of gambling on special occasions. Just determine how much money you are willing to spend to play craps or blackjack with your friends for a few hours; then when you’ve spent that amount you’re done. If you think of gambling in terms of “winning” and “losing” it easily becomes stressful, and some people lose control chasing good money after bad. They say the house always wins for a reason, so do yourself a favor and assume it won’t be you that hits the jackpot.