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Watch As John Oliver Absolutely Eviscerates The Lottery And Anyone Who Plays It

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I've been known to play the lottery from time-to-time under the guise of 'well, at least it's going to education,' and holy crap do I feel stupid right about now.

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The 12 Stages of Playing the Lottery

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Like the rest of you morons, I donated to the Human Stupidity Fund by purchasing a Powerball ticket in advance of Saturday’s near-record prize.

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Please Stop Sharing That Fake Picture of the Winning Powerball Ticket on Facebook

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There's a pretty good chance that you've seen the picture above by now.

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Here’s Video of One of the Powerball Winners Realizing He Just Won Nearly $300 Million

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What you're about to see is footage taken at a gas station in Upper Marlboro, Maryland that captures the moment a construction worker realizes he's worth nearly $300 million.

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What Would You Do if You Win Tonight’s Powerball Lottery?

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Tonight’s Powerball jackpot is worth more than $500 million.

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Watch a Guy Win a $250,000 Lottery Scratch-Off Ticket Live on TV

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This story is as nice as the audio for the first five seconds of the video is bad.

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Why it’s dumb to play the lottery but we do it anyway

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We all know the odds are greater that you will be eaten by a shark who will then be struck by lightning who will then be hit by a car than you will win the lottery.

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6 Things I’d Do With Tonight’s Mega Millions Jackpot

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Today, like countless other stupid Americans who don’t understand the probability fallacy, I bought a Mega Millions ticket.

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9 things shockingly more likely than you winning Mega Millions

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The Mega Millions jackpot of $540 million is getting a lot of attention after it was revealed to be the biggest lottery jackpot ever.


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