How Much Money Can You Spend on Lottery Tickets Before It Starts Getting Weird?

If I was spending $1,000 a year on something as uneventful as walking into a convenience store, grabbing a lottery ticket, going “eh, it didn’t win” and walking out, would I be able to recognize it?

John Oliver Throws Stones at the Lottery

People hate taxes yet love lotteries, even though lottery winners are often quite unlucky in the long run.

Lotto Winner Would Like to Fix Teeth, Visit Son

Who’s the Idiot Now? In My Family, We Play the Lottery to Win

When my mom asked me last week if I wanted her to buy me a Powerball ticket, with the pot valued at 500 million dollars, I said yes.