590. Learn to read Tarot cards
Updated March 28, 2010
If you ask my mother, she’ll tell you that Tarot cards are Satanic – the work of the Devil! I disagree. I think they’re pretty harmless, but vastly entertaining and intriguing.
How did an ancient card game in Italy become a fortune-telling scheme? It’s funny – no one seems to know.
The problem with learning to read Tarot cards is that it’s very personal. The meaning assigned to a card by one reader is completely different than the meaning assigned by another reader. That’s why you need to find a book or a teacher that will show you how to develop your own ideas about what things mean.
Then you can amaze and entertain your friends, and maybe even pick up a little extra cash on the Venice Beach boardwalk.