Powerball Jackpot Up To $500 Million
The Powerball Jackpot is now up to $500 million, which is the largest it has ever been. The next drawing is scheduled for Wednesday night. As you may know, drawings are held each Wednesday and Saturday.
Last Saturday’s winning numbers were 22, 32, 37, 44, 50, Powerball: 34. There were no jackpot winners obviously. There was a winner for the $2 million Match 5 Power Play prize in New York. There were winners of the $1 million Match 5 prize in Arizona, Florida, New Jersey, New York, Oregon, Texas, Virginia and Wisconsin.
There were a total of 2,070,976 winners that day, winning non-jackpot prizes totaling $25,237,878.
Odds of winning the jackpot, according to the Multi-State Lottery Association, are 1 in 175,223,510.
Here’s what Twitter users are saying about the jackpot:
Lord, please grant me the opportunity to win the Powerball jackpot this week. All I need you to do is give me the winning numbers.
Powerball Jackpot over 500 mil. Seriously and the country cant get out of debt?
The Powerball jackpot got a lot of people(including me) hoping tomorrow will be they last day of work or struggles to get a job.
Once I win the Powerball Jackpot tomorrow, you will refer to me from then on as Dr. Doom… #LivingOnASpaceStation
I won 4$ from the powerball last week so obviously winning the jackpot.
That 500 million dollar powerball jackpot would look good in my bank account.
You get the picture.