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You Will Never Win A Lottery Jackpot In Your Lifetime.

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A lot of those LP members that you keep insulting are paying members who pay the freight for broke-ass cheapskates like you to be here.

You might want to show a little respect for them carrying your miserly, skinflint, tightwad ass.

You must lead a really miserable life to come here and stalk and hound and insult and harrass people like you do.

When are you going to start posting all these interesting threads that you want to replace the ones you don't want allowed?

How about it, Mr Stank?

"A lot of those LP members that you keep insulting are paying members"

If I did insult anyone by knocking their redundant threads it wasn't a paying member. One of your groupies, Noise Gate told me having a Premium membership means nothing when I first suggested his threads where redundant. And two of your other groupies, CDanaT and lejardin don't have paying membership either. At least two of the other "how will you spend" thread starters are "Standard members too. Does that make Noise Gate and the others "miserly, skinflint, tightwad ass" too?

Name some or even one of those "A lot of LP paying members" you're talking about.

"stalk and hound and insult and harrass people like you do."

What is the term they use with "lying sack of" in backwoods TN?

Who are these membership paying people you're claiming that I'm "stalking, hounding, and insulting" and who are the people I harassed or is it spelled "harrass" in TN schools?

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    "You Will Never Win A Lottery Jackpot In Your Lifetime"

    Press release from the Texas Lottery 1/27/14 

     

    AUSTIN) – This month marks the two-year anniversary of the current $2 Powerball® game design, and the improved features have paid off big for players in Texas and across the country. When the current game was introduced Jan.15, 2012, the Multi-State Lottery Association forecast at least 300 millionaires would be created each year, and Powerball has delivered. Nationally, in the last 24 months, the Powerball game created 1,013 millionaires, an average of more than 500 millionaires each year, or nine millionaires per week.


    Guess these 1013 proved otherwise.....<shoulder shrug> Whew would have ever thought that ?

    "Nationally, in the last 24 months, the Powerball game created 1,013 millionaires, an average of more than 500 millionaires each year, or nine millionaires per week. Guess these 1013 proved otherwise.....<shoulder shrug> Whew would have ever thought that ?"

    I understand your point, but I believe Thrifty means just lottery jackpots and not secondary prizes. An average of 20 PB jackpot winners a year might be an exaggeration.

    Based on probability and without an extraordinary event like the "fortune Cookie drawing", having nine 5 + 0 winners requires 46,382,697 tickets and sales of $92,765,394. The 2/1 and 2/5 drawings should average that much in sales and those two drawings did produced ten millionaires though oddly enough only three 5 + 0 winners for last night's $215 million jackpot.

    I'm making no comments on "You Will Never Win A Lottery Jackpot In Your Lifetime.", but the chances of one line being one of the nine millionaires a week is 0.00001997% and the chances of any one of five lines is 0.00009987%. IMO, our chances of becoming a millionaire by matching 5 + 0 playing PB or MM are terrible and the chances of winning one of the four weekly jackpots is much worse. 

    http://www.usamega.com/powerball-history.asp shows the number of secondary prize winners each drawing.

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        "A lot of those LP members that you keep insulting are paying members"

        If I did insult anyone by knocking their redundant threads it wasn't a paying member. One of your groupies, Noise Gate told me having a Premium membership means nothing when I first suggested his threads where redundant. And two of your other groupies, CDanaT and lejardin don't have paying membership either. At least two of the other "how will you spend" thread starters are "Standard members too. Does that make Noise Gate and the others "miserly, skinflint, tightwad ass" too?

        Name some or even one of those "A lot of LP paying members" you're talking about.

        "stalk and hound and insult and harrass people like you do."

        What is the term they use with "lying sack of" in backwoods TN?

        Who are these membership paying people you're claiming that I'm "stalking, hounding, and insulting" and who are the people I harassed or is it spelled "harrass" in TN schools?

        Holy Moly lil' Stanky, after years of searching with a finetooth comb, you finally discovered a typo, didn't ya, son?

        Congratulations! You have proven that despite your feelings to the contrary, I am not super-human afterall! 

        I'm so proud of you, my lil' munchkin! You're Uncle Ridge's lil' misshapen head munchkin from Palookaville, Kintucky!

        And you're now my favorite pedant too!

         

        Ya know, Stankmeister, you're a funny lil' guy.

        Everyone knows (except you, apparently) that when a stooge like you has no legitimate argument and gets their ass handed to them at every turn, by every person they engage, they always grasp at straws in search of one redeeming factor they can hold up and claim as a point in their favor so they don't feel like the complete muttonhead that everyone knows they are.

        And that redeeming factor for stooges like you is usually spelling or grammar mistakes or the dreaded typos that your investigation of my post so brilliantly revealed and exposed to the world at large. Bravo!

        The only problem with that strategy, my tiny-brained little friend, is that you have to have the intellect to withstand the scutiny of your own musings that will undoubtedly return to you in spades. And uh, Stanky? You don't have that intellect, son. And everybody knows it.

        You showed your hand when you attacked noise-gate for what you deemed poor grammar and spelling when the only basis for your argument was that you didn't like his threads and wanted management to make him stop posting them because of your innate need to control people as the Control Freak you are.

        Well, if you're going to assume the mantle of Spelling Police and Grammar Nazi, as it seems your wont to do, lil' Stanky, you had better have good grammar and know how to spell yourself. Neither of which you do.

        And you had better know what the word 'vernacular' means relative to spelling and use of the English language. Which you don't.

        And you should stop running and hiding when your chickens come home to roost, son. Like everytime I catch you in another whopper or point out your spelling and grammar errors after you attack someone for your perception of their spelling and grammar errors, you ignore the post and hide out until the thread gets buried. I know it would be embarrassing for you, lil' Stanky, but act like a man for once in your life. Stop the sniveling and whimpering and hiding.

        I know you wanted to avoid the post where I pointed out your spelling of the word 'miserable' as 'myserble' and you hid out 'til it got buried, but hey, if you wanna be the Spelling Police and the Grammar Nazi, that goes with the territory, son. 

        So get used to it, Numbnuts.

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          "Nationally, in the last 24 months, the Powerball game created 1,013 millionaires, an average of more than 500 millionaires each year, or nine millionaires per week. Guess these 1013 proved otherwise.....<shoulder shrug> Whew would have ever thought that ?"

          I understand your point, but I believe Thrifty means just lottery jackpots and not secondary prizes. An average of 20 PB jackpot winners a year might be an exaggeration.

          Based on probability and without an extraordinary event like the "fortune Cookie drawing", having nine 5 + 0 winners requires 46,382,697 tickets and sales of $92,765,394. The 2/1 and 2/5 drawings should average that much in sales and those two drawings did produced ten millionaires though oddly enough only three 5 + 0 winners for last night's $215 million jackpot.

          I'm making no comments on "You Will Never Win A Lottery Jackpot In Your Lifetime.", but the chances of one line being one of the nine millionaires a week is 0.00001997% and the chances of any one of five lines is 0.00009987%. IMO, our chances of becoming a millionaire by matching 5 + 0 playing PB or MM are terrible and the chances of winning one of the four weekly jackpots is much worse. 

          http://www.usamega.com/powerball-history.asp shows the number of secondary prize winners each drawing.

          I understand your point, but I believe Thrifty means just lottery jackpots and not secondary prizes. An average of 20 PB jackpot winners a year might be an exaggeration.

          You are most likely correct in the part of the "jackpot only" winner(s). I would consider winning between 1-5 million a moderately substantial victory towards that achievement although its not "the  jackpot" as advertised from PB or MM . Having an average of 14 jackpot winning tickets per year for the powerball and about the same for mega millions over the last 5 years(according to the winners list on each site) then proves my point which presents factual opposition to the part of the title of the thread of "YOU WILL NEVER WIN A LOTTERY JACKPOT IN YOUR LIFETIME".
          I believe everyone here knows the definition of "never". The only way I see "never" happening is if you don't play or ever receive a winning lottery ticket as a gift or not a recipient by someone who chooses to include you in the jackpot win.
          With an average of about 28 jackpot winners(PB + MM together, not including other state based jackpots) a year, this proves without any doubt that you can win a jackpot in your lifetime vs will never.

          I have 2 former coworkers who have won jackpots(not PB or MM) in the past 3 years(opposing the title to the thread), so if they can do it, why not me ?


          I'm making no comments on "You Will Never Win A Lottery Jackpot In Your Lifetime.",

          This is where you and I differ. I chose to comment on the title based on documentation, provided the 34 PB listed jackpot winners/ 1013 millionaires # was counted correctly. There could be even more if the
          winner(s) chose to share their prize in a trust beyond what was displayed. If the title to the thread said, "Your chances of winning a MM or PB jackpot are so minuscule" then I would agree 100%....Alas, that was not, so I factually based opposition.
          While these threads can involve discussion from any side, it my decision to state an opposing viewpoint this time was based on the word "never".

          Your point of odds against winning and opinion on becoming a millionaire are so noted and understood.Thanks for adding that to the thread.

          I play more than 4 weekly jackpots(state lotto, scratch offs, occassional trips to the casinos for slots, etc etc). Even though those odds are great, I still have a chance, which factually opposes the title of the thread.

          Anyway, best of luck to you should you chose to participate in any lottery with a jackpot. Thumbs Up

          Stay Positive, Believe and good things will come your way

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            $247 MILLION: Huge Powerball lottery jackpot set for Saturday February 8, 2014.

            http://www.lotterypost.com/news/271920

            http://www.lotterypost.com/news/271920/2

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              The lottery has a house edge on all lottery games regardless of the odds of winning.

              "Getting over your problem is no simple task either.  For a starter, just learn a bit about these lotteries.  Only 50% of every dollar collected goes back to winning tickets.  At a 50% payback rate, no other standard form of gambling on the planet comes even close to being as bad a bet as the lottery.  It truly is a TAX on the poor and on the ignorant.  I would add it's also a tax on addicts!  I used to be tempted by the lottery, until I finally woke up and realized just how bad a bet it really is.  Unfortunately, slap a 200-300+ million dollar jackpot on a sign, and millions of people lose all sense of reason." By PDQ


              $284 MILLION POWERBALL LOTTERY JACKPOT.
              http://www.lotterypost.com/news/272018

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                THE REAL TRUTH ABOUT THE LOTTERY.

                "Someone is going to win.  Why not you?"

                That is the mantra that the lottery companies feed us.  They prey on the hopes and the dreams of poor and ignorant people.  I will tell you the truth about the lottery so you don't end up in the "ignorant" category.

                For every dollar the lottery company collects, they only pay out about 50 cents to winning tickets.  Look at any "Pick 3" style drawing.  Typically, a 1-dollar "Straight" win will pay out $500 to the winner.  Wow!  That sounds great!  Oh, but wait - a Pick 3 number is only a 1 out of 1,000 chance to win!  The lottery company SHOULD be paying out $1,000 for that win, but they only pay $500.

                This is how ALL of their games pay.  Even the big games like PowerBall or other "Lotto" style games.  50 cents of every dollar spent goes towards prizes.  That's it.  (By the way, that has nothing to do with taxes that people will also owe if they are lucky enough to win a prize bigger than $599.)

                Here's the important part:  At a 50% payback rate, no other standard form of gambling on the planet comes even close to being as bad a bet as playing the lottery.  The lottery is a TAX on the poor and on the ignorant.

                Is it worth playing?  Of course not.

                If you absolutely must play, buy just ONE ticket once in a great while.  Get a ticket for one of those jackpot games that's worth hundreds of millions of dollars.  Wait until the jackpot is over 300 million dollars, then buy a quick pick ticket.  I don't suggest you pick your own numbers, because if you do, you'll be more compelled to play those numbers more often.

                Will you win the jackpot?  Honest to God, the answer is no.  Here's the truth about your chances of ever hitting a jackpot.  This next statement is based on mathematical truths.  If you want to see the math, e-mail me:  You could buy 50 tickets per week for the next 70 years of your life, and you still would have, by any practical measure, ZERO chance of ever hitting any sort of lottery jackpot.  It's not a "fun" truth, but I promise you it's the truth nonetheless.

                Buy just 1 ticket once in a while.  For the cost of one ticket, it might be worth the price just to give you that nice dream of "hitting it big".  Anything more than that spent is a complete waste of money.  You might as well light a match to your money." By PDQ

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                  I understand your point, but I believe Thrifty means just lottery jackpots and not secondary prizes. An average of 20 PB jackpot winners a year might be an exaggeration.

                  You are most likely correct in the part of the "jackpot only" winner(s). I would consider winning between 1-5 million a moderately substantial victory towards that achievement although its not "the  jackpot" as advertised from PB or MM . Having an average of 14 jackpot winning tickets per year for the powerball and about the same for mega millions over the last 5 years(according to the winners list on each site) then proves my point which presents factual opposition to the part of the title of the thread of "YOU WILL NEVER WIN A LOTTERY JACKPOT IN YOUR LIFETIME".
                  I believe everyone here knows the definition of "never". The only way I see "never" happening is if you don't play or ever receive a winning lottery ticket as a gift or not a recipient by someone who chooses to include you in the jackpot win.
                  With an average of about 28 jackpot winners(PB + MM together, not including other state based jackpots) a year, this proves without any doubt that you can win a jackpot in your lifetime vs will never.

                  I have 2 former coworkers who have won jackpots(not PB or MM) in the past 3 years(opposing the title to the thread), so if they can do it, why not me ?


                  I'm making no comments on "You Will Never Win A Lottery Jackpot In Your Lifetime.",

                  This is where you and I differ. I chose to comment on the title based on documentation, provided the 34 PB listed jackpot winners/ 1013 millionaires # was counted correctly. There could be even more if the
                  winner(s) chose to share their prize in a trust beyond what was displayed. If the title to the thread said, "Your chances of winning a MM or PB jackpot are so minuscule" then I would agree 100%....Alas, that was not, so I factually based opposition.
                  While these threads can involve discussion from any side, it my decision to state an opposing viewpoint this time was based on the word "never".

                  Your point of odds against winning and opinion on becoming a millionaire are so noted and understood.Thanks for adding that to the thread.

                  I play more than 4 weekly jackpots(state lotto, scratch offs, occassional trips to the casinos for slots, etc etc). Even though those odds are great, I still have a chance, which factually opposes the title of the thread.

                  Anyway, best of luck to you should you chose to participate in any lottery with a jackpot. Thumbs Up

                  "With an average of about 28 jackpot winners(PB + MM together, not including other state based jackpots) a year, this proves without any doubt that you can win a jackpot in your lifetime vs will never."

                  One LP winner from PB or MM jackpot will prove him wrong, but I believe Thrifty is being clever with his wording because it's true the majority of the LP readers won't win either jackpot and maybe any jackpot over $100,000. IMO, any payoff of $100,000 or more is hitting the jackpot and wouldn't debate calling winning more than they spent a jackpot either. For those who never played and won a pick-3 jackpot, I'd suggest playing anther game.

                  Good luck to you too!

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                    I understand your point, but I believe Thrifty means just lottery jackpots and not secondary prizes. An average of 20 PB jackpot winners a year might be an exaggeration.

                    You are most likely correct in the part of the "jackpot only" winner(s). I would consider winning between 1-5 million a moderately substantial victory towards that achievement although its not "the  jackpot" as advertised from PB or MM . Having an average of 14 jackpot winning tickets per year for the powerball and about the same for mega millions over the last 5 years(according to the winners list on each site) then proves my point which presents factual opposition to the part of the title of the thread of "YOU WILL NEVER WIN A LOTTERY JACKPOT IN YOUR LIFETIME".
                    I believe everyone here knows the definition of "never". The only way I see "never" happening is if you don't play or ever receive a winning lottery ticket as a gift or not a recipient by someone who chooses to include you in the jackpot win.
                    With an average of about 28 jackpot winners(PB + MM together, not including other state based jackpots) a year, this proves without any doubt that you can win a jackpot in your lifetime vs will never.

                    I have 2 former coworkers who have won jackpots(not PB or MM) in the past 3 years(opposing the title to the thread), so if they can do it, why not me ?


                    I'm making no comments on "You Will Never Win A Lottery Jackpot In Your Lifetime.",

                    This is where you and I differ. I chose to comment on the title based on documentation, provided the 34 PB listed jackpot winners/ 1013 millionaires # was counted correctly. There could be even more if the
                    winner(s) chose to share their prize in a trust beyond what was displayed. If the title to the thread said, "Your chances of winning a MM or PB jackpot are so minuscule" then I would agree 100%....Alas, that was not, so I factually based opposition.
                    While these threads can involve discussion from any side, it my decision to state an opposing viewpoint this time was based on the word "never".

                    Your point of odds against winning and opinion on becoming a millionaire are so noted and understood.Thanks for adding that to the thread.

                    I play more than 4 weekly jackpots(state lotto, scratch offs, occassional trips to the casinos for slots, etc etc). Even though those odds are great, I still have a chance, which factually opposes the title of the thread.

                    Anyway, best of luck to you should you chose to participate in any lottery with a jackpot. Thumbs Up



                    YOU WILL NEVER WIN A LOTTERY JACKPOT IN YOUR LIFETIME.

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                      WINNING THE LOTTERY IS A NUMBERS GAME.

                      I DO NOT PLAY THE LOTTERY.

                      I DID NOT PLAY THE LOTTERY TODAY.

                      HOW TO WIN THE LOTTERY BY NOT PLAYING=SAVE YOUR MONEY TO PLAY THE LOTTERY SOMEDAY.



                      OUR REGULAR LOTTERY PROGRAMMING.

                      1) Playing the lottery more often for less tickets= Buying 1 lottery ticket.

                      2) Playing the lottery less often for more tickets= Buying multiple lottery tickets.

                      3) Playing the lottery less often for less tickets= Buying 1 lottery ticket monthly or yearly.

                      4) Playing the lottery more often for more tickets= Spending more money= Gambling addiction.

                      I SET A LOTTERY STOP LOSS LIMIT TO MINIMIZE MY LOSSES.

                      A lottery stop loss limit is very important to be a successful lottery player over the long term.

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                        "With an average of about 28 jackpot winners(PB + MM together, not including other state based jackpots) a year, this proves without any doubt that you can win a jackpot in your lifetime vs will never."

                        One LP winner from PB or MM jackpot will prove him wrong, but I believe Thrifty is being clever with his wording because it's true the majority of the LP readers won't win either jackpot and maybe any jackpot over $100,000. IMO, any payoff of $100,000 or more is hitting the jackpot and wouldn't debate calling winning more than they spent a jackpot either. For those who never played and won a pick-3 jackpot, I'd suggest playing anther game.

                        Good luck to you too!

                        "IMO, any payoff of $100,000 or more is hitting the jackpot and wouldn't debate calling winning more than they spent a jackpot either."   What? Crazy LOL

                        "For those who never played and won a pick-3 jackpot, I'd suggest playing anther game."  Thumbs Up LOL

                         

                        Is this the kind of "serious strategic jackpot winning discussion" you're going to provide to replace noise-gates' threads, lil' Stanky?

                        Absolutely brilliant, Stankmeister!

                        We should all demand that all noise-gates' threads be deleted and repaced with your stupid crap  brilliant strategizing!  LOL

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                          PLAYING THE LOTTERY LESS OFTEN IS THE BEST STRATEGY TO WIN A LOTTERY JACKPOT SOMEDAY.

                          "There is only one practical reason I can give you to play a "quick pick" over picking your own numbers.  If you get your own numbers, they become just that - your OWN.  You will feel more compelled to play "your" numbers more often.  You'll think, "What if I don't play MY numbers tonight and they actually come in?!?"

                          If you only do quick picks, you'll play less often. Play less often is the BEST strategy for playing the lottery!  That includes playing so "less often" that you never play! THAT is the very best strategy.

                          Look, the lottery company operates on a 50% payback rate.  In other words, for every $100,000 they collect from ticket sales, they only pay out about $50,000 to winning tickets.  At a 50% payback rate, no other standard bet on the planet comes even close to being as bad as buying lottery tickets.  The lottery is a TAX on the poor and on the ignorant.

                          You asked what's the most I've won.  Why?  What would that tell you?  I hit $2,500 from the Pick 3 lottery once.  So what???  Seriously - knowing I won that means nothing without knowing about the THOUSANDS and THOUSANDS I poured down the drain chasing that win.

                          You are interested in the wrong thing.  Do a little research into the probability and payout tables for your own lottery.  If you look carefully, you will see for yourself that I am right about that 50% payback rate.  You might as well light a match to half your money." By PDQ

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                            MY TALISMAN TO WIN A LOTTERY JACKPOT SOMEDAY.

                            LOTTERY GODS?

                            THE NUMBER OF THE BEAST IS 666. THE LOTTERY IS CONTROLLED BY SATAN.

                            I GOT A $10 POWERBALL QUICK PICK TICKET WITH THE DEVIL'S NUMBER 666.

                            THE LOTTERY IS CURSED ( LOTTO DEATH CURSE ). LOL

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                              "IMO, any payoff of $100,000 or more is hitting the jackpot and wouldn't debate calling winning more than they spent a jackpot either."   What? Crazy LOL

                              "For those who never played and won a pick-3 jackpot, I'd suggest playing anther game."  Thumbs Up LOL

                               

                              Is this the kind of "serious strategic jackpot winning discussion" you're going to provide to replace noise-gates' threads, lil' Stanky?

                              Absolutely brilliant, Stankmeister!

                              We should all demand that all noise-gates' threads be deleted and repaced with your stupid crap  brilliant strategizing!  LOL

                              Great, I'm getting stalked by a wanna-be internet bully who is too fat to get out of his chair and spends all day on his PC or whatever device you use to harass people on message boards. Do you plan on waddling around the site harassing me and taking all my comments out of context, Fatty?

                                 
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