No wonder people buy lottery tickets

In the movie Out of Time, I just heard someone say, about an alternative cancer treatment, "Seventeen percent [success rate]? The odds are better I'd hit the lottery!"

Well, I guess if a one dollar ticket gives you an 18 or 19% chance at winning a million dollars, I'm an idiot not to have been playing!

3 comments:

  1. I'm not familiar with the movie, but please tell me it wasn't Jeff Goldblum's character.

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  2. Well, except that the lottery tickets cost $17 million ...

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