Inside the brain of a gambling addict – BBC News

What happens inside the brain of a gambling addict when they make a bet – and can the secret to their addiction be found within the brain itself? BBC Panorama filmed a unique experiment designed to find out. Wendy Bendel’s partner killed himself after struggling with a 20-year gambling addiction.

Pinball: From Illegal Gambling Game to American Obsession

In the series premiere of VICE’s American Obsessions, we take a look at the beloved game of pinball, its controversial history and days of corruption, and dive into the story of the family rooted deep in the nostalgic game’s past and future. Between the 1940s and 1970s, pinball was notoriously