When Is Random Really Random..?

Random. Credit: torley @ FlickrWhen you’re playing the lottery random matters. Because you want to know that you have a fair chance of winning.

There are an awful lot of people however who don’t believe the lottery is really random, and that they can ‘get an edge’ by analysing results and trying to predict what comes next. Read More

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Best Place To Buy Winning Lottery Tickets?

Best place to buy lottery tickets

If you want to know where to buy winning lottery tickets then this is for you.

I’ve been helping people with this kind of stuff since 2003.

So let’s dig in.

So What Do We Really Mean By ‘Best Place To Buy’?

Crazy question, huh? We just want to buy somewhere that gives us a better chance of winning, right? Read More

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Oooh, 10/11/12, Feel Lucky?

Guess what, today is 10/11/12… oooh, spooky 😉

spooky 10/11/12 today

So will you be playing any particular special numbers tonight..?

I’m willing to bet there’s going to be an awful lot of people playing the numbers 10, 11 and 12.

And you know what that means?

That’s right. Every time otherwise sensible people play popular numbers, another lottery fairy dies. Read More

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Duplicate Lottery Tickets: Illinois Lottery’s Quick Pick Glitch

duplicate ticket glitch. Image credit: Cirofono @FlickrIt was red faces all round at the Illinois lottery company last week.

About 3,000 duplicate quick-pick lottery tickets were issued!

Now that’s embarrassing.

[It was a software problem and only affected players in Illinois, USA]

How Could This Happen?

Lottery terminals were being upgraded over the weekend, and part of the software upgrade process caused a problem with quick pick numbers not being cleared down properly. Read More

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Nick Perry Pennsylvania Lottery Scandal

nick perry 666If you lived in Pennsylvania in 1980, and were old enough to read a newspaper, I’m pretty certain you’ll know all about the Nick Perry lottery scandal.

But for those of us who don’t know, and for those who love a good conspiracy story – here’s the one about the Pennsylvania lottery scandal. Read More

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