When those exceedingly lucky people come forward to claim this week’s Powerball lottery jackpot, which swelled to $448 million on Wednesday, it’s hard not to think:
Somebody is winning these things, right?
It could be me.
they tweaked the game rules last year, doubling the price of tickets to $2 to raise more revenue and create more eye-catching jackpots.
The odds of winning, however, remain infinitesimal: Powerball players, for instance,
have a 1 in 175 million chance of winning.
You have roughly the same chance of getting hit by lightning on your birthday.
THEN THERE ARE THE ODDS OF 1 in 10!
to win this photo
AUTOGRAPHED BY THE COMPLETE CAST OF
STAN LEE -
founder of MARVEL COMICS!
Be one of the first 10 to review
THE LEGEND OF VICTOR STANDISH audiobook
Win this Johnny Depp autographed photo by
being one of the 10 to review
THREE SPIRIT KNIGHT!
WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR?
Then there is DECEMBER 13TH
or when 10 reviews come in
WHEN I WILL DRAW FROM THOSE WHO HAVE
I will draw for SEVEN autographs from Iron Man I!!
HOW NEAT IS THIS?