310 Million Reasons To Pay to Play?
People might have 310 million reasons to play the Powerball Lottery today as it has reached a feverpitch. The lottery is estimated to be at $310 million dollars. The drawing will be held today, Saturday, February 11, 2012 at 10:59 p.m. E.S.T
This is narrowly close to the largest Powerball Jackpot, that was a whooping $364 million dollars won by 8 winners back in February 2006.
Wednesday's drawing did yield a few lucky winners who matched 5 of the six numbers making them instant millionaires winning 1 million each. There were over 1 million other winners who won prizes of $14,000+ dollars across the country.
If someone wins the drawing today, the one-time lump sum payment will be over $193 million dollars.
Are you going to play the lotto?