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Do BIG jackpots give you Lottery Fever?

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YES [ 12 ]  [31.58%]
NO [ 12 ]  [31.58%]
MABY, with jackpots over $100 million [ 4 ]  [10.53%]
Just a "ting" (little bit) now & then [ 4 ]  [10.53%]
Lottery fever is a natural reaction to big jackpot [ 6 ]  [15.79%]
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Posted: March 5, 2014, 11:26 am - IP Logged

                                                  White BouncePartyWhite Bounce

Both Mega Million and Powerball jackpots are now reaching big money amounts $$$$ these day'$$$$

Psyko has seen people standing in long lines, pushing, shoving and grabbing tickets in hopes "MABY"

one of them will capture this big JackPot of Gold. All know the Odds of Winning is very, very HIGH!!!!!!

                                                                     BUT

and there is always a BUTT out therre somewhere, these games are in 44 or 45 states and the district

of columbia. LIKE it or NOTT if you win the big POT you may have to SPLIT it with one or more PLAYER$$

                                                   LOL ALL LP

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    Posted: March 5, 2014, 11:47 am - IP Logged

    Small amounts in jackpot games gives me lottery fever.

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      Posted: March 5, 2014, 12:04 pm - IP Logged

      When it hits 400mill i start jammin away.

       

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        Posted: March 5, 2014, 12:11 pm - IP Logged

        Not really.

        I get a ticket whenever the jackpot exceeds $100 million.

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          Posted: March 5, 2014, 12:21 pm - IP Logged

          Base jackpot or a trillion don't make me no nevermind.

          It's all the same to me.

          Steady as she goes.

          Stay the course.

          Don't rock the boat.

          Wouldn't be prudent.

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            Posted: March 5, 2014, 12:34 pm - IP Logged

            $400 Mil is a number that gives me a reminder that this is gonna make changes in my choices of a slightly different lifestyle.....BUT, I think I can handle it.

            might have to adjust the verbage in this one to "Cash Plus" as this would be the Mrs.
             
            http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lWyfE4VZiUY


            My reaction would be more like:

            http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4QNdpPFt-Mo

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              Posted: March 5, 2014, 12:52 pm - IP Logged

              When it hits 400mill i start jammin away.

               

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              Ouite   a   player      Smile

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                Posted: March 5, 2014, 7:59 pm - IP Logged

                Big jackpots strike me the opposite way, as they groe I hope they get hit before the fever kicks in. The media goes nuts, all of a sudden there's all these 'experts', and on TV and in the News threads people go really nuts talking about all the things they're going to do with money they haven't won.

                I must admit that when a big one gets hit and things calm down on LP most threads are about Pick 3, kind of entertaining.

                Scared

                Those who run the lotteries love it when players look for consistency in something that's designed not to have any.

                Lep

                There is one and only one 'proven' system, and that is to book the action. No matter the game, let the players pick their own losers.

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                  Posted: March 5, 2014, 8:19 pm - IP Logged

                  Hopefully mega will break the record on this run

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                    Posted: March 5, 2014, 10:02 pm - IP Logged

                    I do admit that when I have extra cash I buy more tickets but this month I got $20 so it is $4 tickets until the $20 is gone.  I play with the megaplier so at least my prize will be multiplied by something.  Hoping for that $1 million pay out I could take that any day of the week.-weshar75

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                      Posted: March 5, 2014, 10:16 pm - IP Logged

                      I don't buy more tickets unless the jackpot is really high. I only buy Powerball and Megamillions on my own when it's over $100 million, I concentrate on Easy 5 and Louisiana Lotto even though the prizes are smaller, the odds are better. I also have a lottery pool that buys Powerball, Lotto, and MegaMillions, which only costs me $4 every 2 weeks, so I have the games covered there too.

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                        Posted: March 8, 2014, 9:20 pm - IP Logged

                        No they do not.

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                          Posted: March 9, 2014, 1:06 pm - IP Logged

                          I buy more tickets when the JP starts getting up there, so yes i would say i do Big Grin

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                            Posted: March 9, 2014, 1:23 pm - IP Logged

                            I buy a few more tickets, well........more than a few.  Big Smile

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                              Posted: March 9, 2014, 2:10 pm - IP Logged

                              I still buy 1 line each for PB and MM. For Texas Lotto I'm buying 1 line, and for Texas 2 Step 5 lines each draw.

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