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$500 MILLION: Mega Millions sets all-time lottery jackpot record

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Posted: March 28, 2012, 11:34 am - IP Logged

Don't forget the mystic that said this would roll until Good Friday.  Let's see if that person was right. Don't remember which thread it was posted on.

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    Posted: March 28, 2012, 11:35 am - IP Logged

    Didn't know you could buy tickets for mega millions on non draw days.... Where's the face palm smiley!?

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      Posted: March 28, 2012, 11:36 am - IP Logged

      Do we really have to bring politics into this? No point in starting an argument.

      Sorry, I am not trying to argue. I merely presented some facts as I have researched the subject of tax history. It is my private view that history shows us that revenues would rise with a reduction in personal and corporate taxes. If we has the lowest taxes on the planet, companies would move here.

      I just feel that if I win, I would be paying plenty in Federal Taxes. Thank you very much and best wishes to you on Friday! (of course, the most bestest wishes to me)Yes Nod

      Woo Hoo, today is my SSDI payday ...............

      dpoly1 - Playing the lottery to save the jobs of those that build, transport, sell & maintain luxury items! -

       

      Eschew Poverty ........... Vote Conservative!

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        Posted: March 28, 2012, 11:37 am - IP Logged

        Didn't know you could buy tickets for mega millions on non draw days.... Where's the face palm smiley!?

         

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          Posted: March 28, 2012, 11:39 am - IP Logged

          really? wow...lol

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            Posted: March 28, 2012, 11:40 am - IP Logged

            Glad I purchased advanced draws  Thumbs Up

            Unfortunately I didn'tWhat? but I am flying up to Maryland tomorrow so I'll save myself the road trip this time around. Smiley

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              Posted: March 28, 2012, 11:40 am - IP Logged

              Sorry, I am not trying to argue. I merely presented some facts as I have researched the subject of tax history. It is my private view that history shows us that revenues would rise with a reduction in personal and corporate taxes. If we has the lowest taxes on the planet, companies would move here.

              I just feel that if I win, I would be paying plenty in Federal Taxes. Thank you very much and best wishes to you on Friday! (of course, the most bestest wishes to me)Yes Nod

              Woo Hoo, today is my SSDI payday ...............

              But with all of the tax loop holes, compaines actually pay little to very little each year in taxes. Look at GM for example. They actually got money back from the goverment. The reason compaines are going overseas had nothing to do with taxes. It's the fact they can pay someone 3.00 an hour and force them to work 16 hours shifts in counties like China or Indiana.

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                Posted: March 28, 2012, 11:41 am - IP Logged

                really? wow...lol

                He asked for it, just trying to help.  Evil Uhh

                 

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                  Posted: March 28, 2012, 11:42 am - IP Logged

                  lol thanks.

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                    Posted: March 28, 2012, 11:43 am - IP Logged

                    Didn't know you could buy tickets for mega millions on non draw days.... Where's the face palm smiley!?

                    With their budget, I'm sure the state of Wisconsin will accept your $$$ any day of the week. Green laugh

                    In neo-conned Amerika, bank robs you.
                    Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms should be the name of a convenience store, not a govnoment agency.

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                      Posted: March 28, 2012, 11:44 am - IP Logged

                      Hey Todd, I was wondering how many tickets you are going to buy for yourself?

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                        Posted: March 28, 2012, 11:44 am - IP Logged

                        Its getting there Jill.....its at 341.4 million now  Thumbs Up

                        We may see the cash option hit 400 million Hyper

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                          Posted: March 28, 2012, 11:46 am - IP Logged

                          Hey Todd, I was wondering how many tickets you are going to buy for yourself?

                          Good question, haven't figured that out yet.  But it will definitely be more than one.

                           

                          Check the State Lottery Report Card
                          What grade did your lottery earn?

                           

                          Sign the Petition for True Lottery Drawings
                          Help eliminate computerized drawings!

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                            Posted: March 28, 2012, 11:49 am - IP Logged

                            One definition of insanity is that you keep trying the same thing expecting different results ..........

                            FDR tried the 90% tax rate as well as confiscating reserve capital ("hoarded cash") in 1937 and we were rewarded with a depression within a depression! (please, if anyone doesn't believe me, disprove this on your own)!

                            The estimated $85,250,000 25% witholding is plenty for the Crooks in the Federal Government as far as I am concerned. I will mitigate the remaining 10% tax obligation!

                            Amen!I Agree!

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                              Posted: March 28, 2012, 11:58 am - IP Logged

                              Our lotto web site says 500mill. Is this correct.

                                 
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