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The Counter-Intuitive Philosophy of a Gambler Can Yield Wild Results

Why the psychotic pursual of an unseen victory works.

Photo by Chris Liverani on Unsplash

Ever wondered why a gambler who is down millions of dollars carries on gambling despite his tragic losses? It’s because they operate on the following fascinating axiom:

“You always give up one step before the jackpot

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