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One $220M Powerball winner in Missouri

Topic closed. 21 replies. Last post 16 years ago by SassyOhio.

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Source : USA Mega

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    Well I guess it's just up to Mega millions now to break 300 but I'm not holding my breath. Megamillions has only reached 300 million once.

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      $224.2 million in annuity money I do not know what the cash is.-weshar75

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        Morrison, IL
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        I think it's around $101 million.

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          101.1 + extra if sales were higher than expected. About 65 million after federal tax.

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            Dog gone!  I don't know anybody in the "Show Me" State!!!

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              Congrats to the winner!

              Let's hope they don't become a statistic, there isn't much to do around them there parts! lol

              Let's All Drink To That!

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                LOl,  well congrats to the winner  I just have one 2 questions.... what brand of water do you drink and can I rub your elbows ? Lep

                Hopin To Be The Lucky Ones!!

                COME ON MEGA! MEGA-ME-RICH!

                 

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                  Congratulations MO on winning the PB Jackpot. I had hoped it rolled.

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                    I am very happy that somebody finally won.  But you can bet besides Just6ntic there's some sad faces at Powerball headquarters this morning becase winneres are bad for the game.  A winner means no rollover.  No rollover means no record.  And no record means no bonuses for Powerball execs. 

                    Bummer! 

                    Jim 


                    Money frees you from doing things you dislike.  Since I dislike doing nearly everything, money is handy.  - Groucho Marx

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                      The PowerBall win may help MegaMillions set a new record.  Those PowerBall players who still want to play for a $220M jackpot can travel across the boarder and play MegaMillions.  For Ohio, they'll be coming from the PB states of Indiana, Kentucky, West Virgina and Pennsylvania.

                       * you don't need to buy every combination, just the winning ones * 

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                        Remember though there's lots of Powerball states that don't border Mega Millions states. In contrast, every Mega Millions state borders at least one Powerball state. I'll bet Mega limits the states that can play because they want all their states to maximize profits from Mega Millions, and the more states that play, the less sales each state should get because players may not come from other states.


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                          Unusual for a MUSL member, Missouri starts the 60-day clock with the DRAWING. A Powerball/MO Lotto winner claiming after the 60 days loses their right to collect in lump sum.

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                            Congrats to the winner!

                            Let's hope they don't become a statistic, there isn't much to do around them there parts! lol

                            Baibee, with that much cake, they can leave them there parts in a literal cloud of dust...

                            I would be in Vegas so fast it would make your head spin like a slot machine reel !

                            Congrats to the winner(s) !!

                            DD

                             

                                                           

                                          

                             

                             

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                              Remember though there's lots of Powerball states that don't border Mega Millions states. In contrast, every Mega Millions state borders at least one Powerball state. I'll bet Mega limits the states that can play because they want all their states to maximize profits from Mega Millions, and the more states that play, the less sales each state should get because players may not come from other states.

                              I use to drive to Michigan to get BigGame tickets, now both Ohio and Michigan are MegaMillions states.  Apparently Michigan didn't mind losing players from Ohio and Indiana when Ohio joined the group.

                               * you don't need to buy every combination, just the winning ones * 

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