Powerball Jackpot Currently Sitting At $139 MillionBy: Chris Crum - July 27, 2012
The Powerball Jackpot is currently at $139 million, with the next drawing to happen on Saturday night.
As you may know, drawings occur every Wednesday and Saturday. Wednesday’s winning numbers were 3, 14, 35, 38, 46 Powerball: 16. There were no jackpot winners. At the time, the pot was at $120.9 million.
There were four tickets that won the $1 Million Match 5 prize on Wednesday. They were from two from Florida, one from Illinois, and one from Louisiana. There were no tickets that added the Power Play to win $2 million. There were, however, 568,737 tickets that won about $7.8 million in cash prizes.
Odds of winning the jackpot, according toMulti-State Lottery Association, are 1 in 175,223,510.
As usual, people across the country are fantasizing about what they would do if they won the jackpot, and there’s tons of chatter about it around the Internet. Here’s a sampling of what Twitter users are saying:
This man asked me if he wins the powerball, which is $139 million, will i convert back to guys. I said no. #100% lesbian
When I hit this Powerball, the ones who’ve been along for this ride, let me assure you that you WILL be taken care of! Yall know who you iz!
I just want to win the powerball and sail around the world on a yacht w a helicopter pad
Alright God, I think ive had my dose of struggles, when is the powerball coming?
Powerball or mega millions gods – please grant me release from the darkness!!
Come on POWERball!! Getn real tired of the shinanigans. Just want to smile and wave boys. Smile and wave!
The estimated cash value of the jackpot is $93.6 Million.
Are you playing? What would you do with the prize?