Earth & Conservation

The Real Way to Play Monopoly

You've been doing it all wrong!

Most of the fun in playing Monopoly is collecting a bunch of cash and watching all your opponents go bankrupt, right? Well that wasn't exactly Lizzie Magie's intention when she invented "The Landlord's Game" (the first edition of Monopoly) a century ago. Lizzie wanted to show that skyrocketing rent prices and greedy landlords will only lead to a divided, chaotic , and depressed society. But her plan kind of backfired. This is how you're actually suppose to play the game of Monopoly:

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