$1 Billion Powerball Jackpot?

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As people line up to buy their tickets for tonight’s $900,000,000 Powerball jackpot, that jackpot continues to grow. The action related to this record breaking, possible $1 Billion jackpot feeds the purchase of tickets. Do you have yours?

We’ll have the latest results first at: AllLotto.com

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Top 10 Worst Lottery Winner Stories:

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So many of us are convinced that winning the lottery would make our lives wonderful. What could possibly go wrong with winning $1,000,000, or even $5 million or a huge $100 million jackpot! Clearly, with so much extra money entering our lives, a lottery win would be the ultimate gift of the gambling gods. Wouldn’t it be great? Well, here are 10 shocking stories of lottery winners for whom the “big win” didn’t quite “payoff”.
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Top 10 Worst Lottery Stories: #10

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In 10th spot on our list: Denise Rossi of California:

Denise filed for divorce from her husband of 25 years, 11 days after winning $1.3 million in the California lottery. She had hidden the win from her husband and attempted to use the win to “Take the Money and Run”, so to speak. Well sometimes you bite the bear and sometimes the bear bites you. The hidden prize came to light during the divorce and the judge ruled she had violated the state law regarding asset reporting in a divorce. The judge awarded ALL $1.3 million to her now ex-husband!




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Top 10 Worst Lottery Stories: #9

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In 9th spot on our list: Evelyn Adams of New Jersey:

Ms. Adams was a 2-time winner of the New Jersey lottery for a grand total of $5,400,000. Unfortunately, Ms. Adams was, as she once told a reporter, “A big time gambler.” Today she’s broke, living in a trailer and a leading candidate for being the subject of a depressing, Bruce Springsteen ballad.





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Top 10 Worst Lottery Stories: #8

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In 8th spot on our list: Michael Carroll of the United Kindom:

Mr. Carrol is not only a member of our Top 10 Worst Lottery story, he’s also is renowned in England as the “Lotto Lout”. Carrol enjoyed living a life of celebrity while managing to blow his entire $15,000,000 prize on booze, drugs and hookers. He’s quoted as saying “I regret the booze and the drugs, but not the women!”





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Top 10 Worst Lottery Stories: #7

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In 7th spot on our list: Janite Lee of Illinois:

Ms. Lee was lucky enough to win an $18,000,000 jackpot in 1993. When she filed for bankruptcy in 2001 she reported that she had just $700. She said she’d spent the money on gambling, gifts to charities and politicians and the ever popular: Bad Investments. Maybe she can answer the question, “Is it better to have loved and lost, than to never have loved at all?”





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