The Powerball jackpot is so big that billboards around the country, including this one in New York, have to advertise the prize as $999 million because they're not built to show billions. Seth Wenig AP
The Powerball jackpot is so big that billboards around the country, including this one in New York, have to advertise the prize as $999 million because they're not built to show billions. Seth Wenig AP

I despise lotteries, but I bought Powerball tickets anyway

January 11, 2016 4:06 PM