August 02, 2011
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The old joke goes: The lottery is a tax on people who are bad at math.
But if you are really good at math...the lottery will fund your vacations to Europe.
How to Make a Million Playing the Lottery
I have a strange fascination for ways people game a system.
Interesting stuff. This is the first time I've seen the "playing misprices probabilities" rather than playing to win strategy applied to lotteries. Having figured it out, more power to them.
The lottery is a tax on poor people, that's what I learned in econ classes.
In math I learned you have the same chance to win whether or not u buy a ticket, 0%.