Sunday, January 11, 2009

THE LIST

From the Reader's Digest

$58.4 billion: How much we spent on the lottery in 2007. 30%: Amount states kept as profits.

$8.50: Amount a college-educated player spends on the lottery each month in Texas. $16: Amount spent each month by the typical player without a high school degree.

49: West Virginia's rank in median household income. 1: West Virginia's rank in state lottery profits per capita.

2 Comments:

At January 11, 2009 11:57 PM, Anonymous Anonymous said...

Lotto---when the mob did the same thing it was called numbers running and folks were sent to prison doing serious time for their transgression against society.
And on it continues...

 
At January 14, 2009 5:00 PM, Anonymous Anonymous said...

Call it an intelligence test . . .

 

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