Wednesday, November 18, 1998
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Susan: Gav! Negative operant conditioning doesn't work with gambling. If it did, people wouldn't gamble at all!
Susan: Yeah. Gambling falls under addictive behavior produced by a random reward system. There are experiments where rats press a bar to get food...
Susan: See, when food comes out regularly, the rats feed themselves only when they are hungry. When food comes out randomly, they push that bar until their little paws fall off!
Gav: Wow! There's gotta be a way to make money off of that!
Susan: Think, Gav. Think hard!