Sunday, December 12, 2010
Sensation Seeking, as discussed in chapter 8, is a trait that causes people to be willing to take legal, physical, social, or financial risks that are potentially harmful to them, , sometimes disregarding the consequences. Gambling is a form of sensation seeking. In this clip, this woman spoke about how gambling took over her life; causing her to loose her job and almost lost her family. The risk of gambling to double her money outweight the importance of being responsible.