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Old 03-30-2012, 05:58 PM
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Why does a lottery with a high jackpot make your chances of winning any less abysmal than a lottery with a low jackpot?
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Old 03-30-2012, 06:00 PM
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Why does a lottery with a high jackpot make your chances of winning any less abysmal than a lottery with a low jackpot?
I thought this as soon as a bunch of my friends wanted to "pool" together and buy some tickets...
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Old 03-30-2012, 07:52 PM
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Lotteries are a tax on the poor...
...and people that can't do math.
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Old 03-30-2012, 08:09 PM
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positive expected value on one dollar bet for this jackpot...
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Old 03-30-2012, 09:07 PM
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Any of you even close? I'm about to check mine!!


http://www.megamillions.com/numbers/
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Old 03-30-2012, 10:21 PM
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no winners
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Old 03-30-2012, 10:46 PM
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Because most people aren't slave enough to purchase multiple lottery tickets every week.
This person purchases drugs online.

Confirmed slave.

Also, this is the first time I've bought a ticket.
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Old 03-30-2012, 10:51 PM
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This person purchases drugs online.
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