Internet Explodes With Powerball Losers

Internet Explodes With Powerball Losers
SHARE
THIS



Unsurprisingly you didn’t win US$2.4 billion in the US Powerball, unless you are from Chino Hills, a suburb of Los Angeles. The winning numbers are 4-8-19-27-34 and Powerball 10.

California Lottery officials announced on Twitter that someone in Chino Hills, a suburb of Los Angeles, had purchased a ticket with the winning combination.

The odds of winning the cash was less than one in 292.2 million. To put that into perspective, according to Forbes you have one in 10,000 chance of being injured by a toilet, you have one in 616,488 of being killed by a firework and a one in 662,000 chance of winning an Olympic Gold medal.

But those odds haven’t stopped people tweeting their rage:

Please login with linkedin to comment

Social Media

Latest News

Federal Court Finds APN Outdoor/JCDecaux Acquisition “Legally Effective”
  • Media

Federal Court Finds APN Outdoor/JCDecaux Acquisition “Legally Effective”

The Federal Court of Australia has given JCDecaux’s acquisition of APN Outdoor the green light. According to a release from APN Outdoor, the Federal Court of Australia has “approved the scheme of arrangement in relation to the JCDecaux transaction”. It adds: “APN Outdoor confirms that an office copy of the Court orders has been lodged with […]

WPP Scores Panadol’s Global Media Business
  • Advertising
  • Media

WPP Scores Panadol’s Global Media Business

GSK Consumer Healthcare has appointed WPP to support its global Panadol business, following a competitive pitch process. WPP will be responsible for creating integrated creative campaigns and content across advertising, digital, shopper and expert marketing, PR and communications for the global Panadol brand. The work will be delivered by a bespoke team led by CEO […]

Michelle Guthrie (Managing Director, ABC) at Radio Alive 2017
  • Media

Michelle Guthrie To Sue ABC

Former ABC managing director Michelle Guthrie is taking her ex-employer to court, according to several media sources. As reported in The Australian, Guthrie lodged papers with the Fair Work Commission earlier this week, citing unfair dismissal. Guthrie was fired half-way through her five-year term as managing director of the public broadcaster. The move follows news last week communications […]