Well, what an era has come, and what an era it was in the past. In the history, gambling is recorded thousands of years back too. The archeological departments of different countries have recorded the existence of gambling in those times. Imagine how it was at that time, and compare how it is now.
Today's gambling is quite different than those times, but the base is the same. The difference is in the way people gamble. Now one doesn't physically need to be present at the gambling spots. Gambling is present online on the Internet for the past few years.
There may be an argument whether online gambling is good or bad, but the conclusion is that no matter what, the gamblers WILL gamble.
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