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Poll: Do you think that you will ever when a major jackpot?

Topic closed. 26 replies. Last post 2 years ago by Illinoisdreamer.

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Will you when a jackpot in your lifetime?

Yes [ 41 ]  [78.85%]
No [ 9 ]  [17.31%]
Other [ 2 ]  [3.85%]
Total Valid Votes [ 52 ]  
Discarded Votes [ 2 ]  
lulu1feather's avatar - 2uehclf
United States
Member #168137
August 17, 2015
131 Posts
Posted: January 27, 2016, 1:02 am - IP Logged

Every week or so there seems to be a new millionaire. Why not me? and why not you?

    travelintrucker's avatar - morph
    Greenville, SC
    United States
    Member #169870
    November 4, 2015
    375 Posts
    Posted: February 2, 2016, 5:08 pm - IP Logged

    I believe so, wholeheartedly. It's why I never stop playing.

    May the balls bounce in your favor!

      The Windy City
      United States
      Member #171690
      January 10, 2016
      63 Posts
      Posted: February 2, 2016, 5:49 pm - IP Logged

      I totally plan on winning the jackpot tonight..... or tomorrow.

        South Carolina
        United States
        Member #155844
        May 31, 2014
        1952 Posts
        Posted: February 2, 2016, 5:50 pm - IP Logged

        Just yesterday my daughters best friend's mother bought a $5 scratch off at the gas station down the street and won $77,000...just goes to show you can't win if you don't play and that is all i am sure of. I won't be shocked if i don't win big but i do keep the faith that i could hit eventually. We all face the same odds and somebody always hits..why couldn't it be me.

        I wonder if they wanted their business all over the world wide web. Type

        my name Lil Darryl   you got some Milk

          TheMeatman2005's avatar - lightening
          Brooklyn, NY
          United States
          Member #169723
          October 29, 2015
          960 Posts
          Posted: February 2, 2016, 5:51 pm - IP Logged

          Why else do we play if not to win?

          I don't know if I will win a jackpot or not, but I can't win if I don't play.

          My one ticket has as much chance of being the jackpot winner as everyone else's ticket.

          If it's meant to be, then it should be ME! Don't worry, I will set some aside for my friends on Lottery Post.


          The Meatman

          “The quickest way to double your money is to fold it in half and put it in your back pocket.” Will Rogers

          Winning happens in a flash, Like A Bolt Of Lightning!  Patriot

            LiveInGreenBay's avatar - driver
            Green Bay
            United States
            Member #169391
            October 15, 2015
            1689 Posts
            Posted: February 2, 2016, 6:04 pm - IP Logged

            We all have the same chances to hit a major jackpot, can we all win?  Not likely.   As Clint Eastwood (Dirty Harry) once said..."Do you feel luck punk".   LOL!

            Never give up.  Banana

              GGStarlings's avatar - skinalien
              United States
              Member #76087
              June 18, 2009
              870 Posts
              Posted: February 2, 2016, 9:30 pm - IP Logged

              I don't really 'expect' to win a mega-jackpot, something with crazy, outer-space odds.  I like to play games with smaller jackpots, better odds, because I'm a math girl.  I like number games and I like getting money back, so I play for the fun of improving my skills, winning enough to keep playing at no cost, and therefore increasing my chances of someday hitting a jackpot. With the right type of game, something with which I've developed a good flow, yes, I believe it could happen. 

              La Maga Della Spaziometria


                United States
                Member #169911
                November 6, 2015
                67 Posts
                Posted: February 2, 2016, 11:54 pm - IP Logged

                According to law of attraction, I know I will win.

                  schmuckatelly's avatar - half planet.jpg
                  Jacksonville, Florida
                  United States
                  Member #140364
                  March 17, 2013
                  195 Posts
                  Posted: February 24, 2016, 12:04 am - IP Logged

                  I've been running an organized lottery pool at work for 3 years now for Powerball.  The amount of people in it have been between 12-20, I try to keep 20 people. At first It started as "only playing when the jackpot was over $100m," but I was like if we not playing we not winning. About a year and half ago I changed it to where we play every draw on a monthly basis.  Last May we were 1 number from getting all 5 white numbers. 


                  Anyways, It seem to be that lottery pools win between the 3 year and 10 year mark, so maybe soon. But then again odds changed so I wonder how that will affect that.

                  Jan Powerball pool contributions -$194 + $38 win = - $156 Net;  Feb -$320 TBD

                    EZMONEE's avatar - Lottery-057.jpg
                    United States
                    Member #106260
                    February 15, 2011
                    27149 Posts
                    Posted: February 24, 2016, 12:20 am - IP Logged

                    I always play to win, FOCUS


                    Work smarter not harder!!

                      s5thomps's avatar - Lottery-033.jpg
                      Hard Luck, Ak
                      United States
                      Member #23472
                      October 13, 2005
                      301 Posts
                      Posted: February 24, 2016, 1:05 am - IP Logged

                                              HELLO......HELLOOOO!!!! YOU PLAY TO WIN THE GAME!!

                                                                                            Herm Edwards    Rant

                      "We make a living by what you get, You make a LIFE by what you give!"

                                                                                     Sir Winston ChurchillSun Smiley

                        United States
                        Member #171107
                        December 31, 2015
                        130 Posts
                        Posted: February 24, 2016, 6:50 pm - IP Logged

                        I dont believe that a win will ever happen for me

                        But I play hoping to be wrong and finally hitting some luck