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Do any of you personally know any lottery winners?

Topic closed. 46 replies. Last post 2 years ago by PrisonerSix.

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United States
Member #130754
July 23, 2012
209 Posts
Posted: August 1, 2016, 12:13 am - IP Logged

Yes, they won 20 million or so and blew it all on drugs and ladies of the evening. The person frequented the convenience store I worked at part time. At the time they won they bought their tickets in SC as NC did not have a lottery. I do remember them telling me the day they found out they had a winning ticket they gave their wife divorce papers. About 2 years later I saw them holding up a sign "Will Work for Food".

The Aristocats.

    Baton Rouge, LA
    United States
    Member #4602
    May 7, 2004
    708 Posts
    Posted: August 2, 2016, 10:59 pm - IP Logged

     Do you know about Andrew Jackson, Jack, Whitaker? He was a millionaire before hitting the jackpot. He did not know how to say NO. His daughter and granddaughter both died of possible drug overdoses. A young teenage boy died of a drug overdose in one of Jack's homes.

    Jack Whittaker is a role model for what winners shouldn't do.

    I think what brought him down was his attitude that he had all that money and could do whatever he wanted. I think that's what brings down most lottery winners.

    Prisoner Six

    "I am not a number, I am a free man!"