No Powerball winner; jackpot goes to record $425M

Nov 25, 2012 | Posted by: roboblogger | Full story: The Kansas City Star

Lottery officials say nobody has won the Powerball jackpot and the top prize will now increase to about $425 million for the next drawing, the largest jackpot ever for the game.Iowa Lottery spokeswoman Mary Neubauer said sales were strong over the holiday week for Saturday's drawing, which was estimated at $325 million before the numbers were ... (more)

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typical blacks

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maybe Obama should TAKE it because we did not EARN THAT.

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guess, where

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OMG Don't give him any ideas.

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Now ya done it.

GUARDS!

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I just think of lotteries as a tax for the 47%.

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Well maybe an "entitled" person will win it.

“If it ain't broke don't fix it”

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Norfolk, VA

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Nov 26, 2012
 
UglyTruth wrote:
Well maybe an "entitled" person will win it.
The entitled people (the government) is going to take about half of whoever wins it.
Father MulCahey

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God will decide who wins this.

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Nov 26, 2012
 
dragoon70056 wrote:
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The entitled people (the government) is going to take about half of whoever wins it.
I ain't gonna' lie - I would take half.

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Virginia Beach, VA

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Nov 26, 2012
 
milwaukee69 wrote:
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I ain't gonna' lie - I would take half.
Me too! LoL.

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Nov 26, 2012
 
I'd be happy with $25k tax free.

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Nov 26, 2012
 
jdmdusa wrote:
I'd be happy with $25k tax free.
We had a $1 million and $100,000 winner here last Saturday -$100,000 would get me to Vegas for a weekend.
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If I won this Powerball, I would buy MYSELF a pair of Louboutin shoes, just for the hell of it.

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I will go on the record as saying I have a better chance of winning a lottery than I do of dancing gangnam style.

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Nov 26, 2012
 
I'd move to Australia and live out my life fishing and diving and drinking fine Aussie bitters.
DILF

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Nov 27, 2012
 

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Uh Clem wrote:
I will go on the record as saying I have a better chance of winning a lottery than I do of dancing gangnam style.
Really Clem?

I kinda have a feeling......that when nobody is around......You try to ride the invisible horse, just for the hell of it.

C'mon now, fess up......lol

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Nov 27, 2012
 
Couldn't the government pay off the Nat'l debt from all that they TAKE from lotteries?

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Nov 27, 2012
 
The only reason there hasn't been a winner is because I keep forgetting to buy my ticket.

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dragoon70056 wrote :
 
The only reason there hasn't been a winner is because I keep forgetting to buy my ticket.

Dragoon go get your ticket today ! Gotta say I've never played the power ball until yesterday . I bought 5 tickets . What the hell right ?

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If I win this lottery, I swear on my Mother's grave that I will not - I repeat - will not, forget any of my good cyber-friends on Offbeat.

On the contrary - I'll remember all you poor bastards the rest of my life.

:o)

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Milwaukee69 .... How's my bestest friend doing ? You know you are my favorite poster ( that's only if you win) lol . I couldn't resist brown nosing you .

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