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By Dr. Panayiotis Papadakis
There are no limits to what young children can learn. That's why any child's early education should involve gambling, as early as possible.
Infants should start gambling as soon as they learn to grab objects.
Studies show that children who were at least exposed to games of chance, in their infancy, have a 75% greater chance to become audacious
gamblers by the time they reach puberty. Early exposure to gambling stimulates proper brain development
in young children and preps them for their future lives as adults. That's why parents should not miss the opportunity to give their children
a good start in life, by simulating a casino environment at home. That's what responsible parenting is all about.
Fortunately, many babies are born with the gambling gene, which we've inherited from our primate ancestors,
as gambling studies with chimps show. However, due to the fact the our society has been plagues with so-called
"moral values" many children are deprived of the opportunity to gamble and thus miss the critical timeframe to develop their gambling
skills to their fullest potential. If a child misses the window of opportunity to gamble early in life, the brain will shut off an essential
circuit and the deprived child will have a hard time adjusting later on in life. Stripped of real opportunities in life, such children are
bound to become lawyers, doctors and scientists, and suffer from a severe case of gamblers' block.
How Soon to Start Gambling?
Babies can play blackjack before they can walk. Learning to gamble can be compared with learning to swim. If
you throw a baby into water it starts swimming like a salamander. That's because babies are to young to know that they can drown - so they
just never drown. Drowning is a bit like losing at the casino tables. If you don't know you're supposed to lose, you simply don't lose. Simply
put, babies have not yet been brainwashed with the ludicrous idea of losing. Casinos are well aware of that. That's why they don't allow infants
to gamble and that's why they have "problem gambling" notices posted all over the place. Those notices do nothing more than reinforce
the idea of losing in the players' minds, which breaks the players' confidence and eventually leads to losing.
Why This Works?
People that have never set foot inside of a casino feel intimidated the first time they enter one. That's a fact. But the opposite is also
true. Babies that have been given the opportunity to grow up in a simulated casino environment will feel completely at home when visiting
a casino, later in life. So, early exposure to gambling is critical.
The reason why early exposure to gambling works is not a mystery. Our society has been plagued, for centuries, with the conservative concept
that one has to work to earn a living. Adult people that have been raised in such environments have simply been brainwashed to the point where
they can no longer comprehend the simple concept that money won in a matter of seconds is better than money earned through prolonged periods
of hard work. People that work for a living are people that have completely lost touch with reality. A person that has been raised to believe
that money can only come through hard work is not likely to ever put down a wager, mistakenly thinking that wagering money is putting the
money at risk (but as wise men tell us, those that take the biggest risks in life are those that never take any risks at all).
Babies do not suffer from this mental block, because their minds have not been plagued with conservative ideologies. Studies show that a
baby will wager any amount of money, on any bet, without the slightest hesitation. That's why we have to teach our babies to do just that,
before others get to them and turn them into slaves of our conservative society by teaching them to work for a living.
It's important for the development of a child, to play...
...and there's no reason why they shouldn't make some money while they're at it.
Parents have the responsibility to choose the right toys and games for their own children. Because children learn through play and exposure
to the right kind of play is critical for the future of any child.
Our ancestors used to be hunters-gatherers. Those were our ancestors that lives in caves, during the Stone Age. But our society has come
a long way from there and then. It was important for children of our ancestors to learn skills such as grabbing tools and throwing stones
(hence the term the "Stone" Age). But when was the last time you went hunting for food, equipped with stones? We are no longer hunters-gatherers.
We no longer use stones to put food on the table. We go to the grocery store and perform a simple financial transaction in exchange for food.
In other words, we simply put some cash on the counter and pay for everything we need. Or even better, we use a credit card, so no one has
to pay for it.
But sadly, although our society has evolved, part of that same society is still stuck in the Stone Age, at least mentally. Just go to any
toy store and look around. All you see are primitive toys that teach our babies nothing more than how to grab, how to throw, and how to kick.
Those are primitive skills of the cave men. We're no longer living in the Stone Age, people. We're not Neanderthals. Wake up!
Beware of Casino Tactics!
Casinos are not in the business of teaching people how to win. When a casino offers "free" classes it's not to teach you how to
win. Anything that casinos do to "help" their customers is really just to protect themselves against winners. Officially, children
are banned from casinos to protect our so-called moral values. But that's not the real reason why casinos are not equipped with high chairs.
Casinos are simply afraid that children would figure out intuitively how to beat the games, the same way that children learn complex skills,
such as speaking a language, which adults have a hard time learning. So, to protect their own interests, casinos ban children until the age
when they can no longer learn naturally. To go back to our language-learning analogy, if a person learns a language after puberty that language
will always be foreign. That's because after a certain age the brain shuts off the circuitry for learning speech. So if you learn a language
after a critical age you'll never be a native speaker. Teach your children to gamble while they're young.
Babies learn that gambling is the act of making money in its purest form. No product is produced, no service is rendered, only a transaction
takes place. The money is just transferred, from loser to winner.