Lotteries: A Rant From a Poor Person

The odds are better than capitalism

Lotteries. A rant from a poor person (me). So I have a MegaMillions ticket. The odds of winning the jackpot are 1 in 302.6 million against. Right now, the jackpot is $336,000,000. There are endless think pieces in everything from high-finance magazines to tabloids on why you should not waste …