Posted on October 5, 2010 at 11:21pm
Pascal's Wager is the brain child of Blaise Pascal. The Wager stems from an obsession with statistics , gambling, and infinity; Pascal was one of the founders of a new realm of mathematics now called statistics and probabilities.
Simply put, the Wager consists of three premises, or pillars. The two main legs supporting the Wager are simply appeals to emotion, and not much more. The last leg of the apologetic involves our own innate misunderstandings regarding… Continue