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Betting Existentialism: The aesthetic, Ethical and Religious Punter
Posted By Diego | Poker News | November 8, 2010, 07:03 AM |
By Jesper, - November 3rd, 2010
The danish philosopher Soren Kierkegaard is concerned with the question, how to become a true christian?
He talks of three existential stages;
* The aesthetic
* The ethical
* The religious
This three stages represents both the process of becoming a true christian, but it also represents three human archetypes. Okay, so now what? What does this have to do with betting? In this post I’ll try to draw some lines between Kierkegaards existentialism and what I call betting existentialism – how to become a true punter. Okay, let’s try to do some philosophy (yes, you can join even though you don’t have a tweed jacket)!