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Posted 02/19/2014 10:33:20 EST
But doesn't 1 in 175 million plus 1 in 175 million = 2 in 175 million? Isn't that how they determine odds and pay-out when playing craps/dice?
Posted 02/19/2014 09:16:00 EST
boomerst3 - Can you explain that? What you say doesn't sound right. The odds are based on the number of possible combinations. There are 175 million possible different number combinations. If you boug more »
Posted 02/19/2014 08:18:12 EST
I don't fully agree with the last sentence in the article. If you buy 10 tickets instead of 1 the chances of winning changes by more than "very little"; the probability of winning improves by a factor more »
Posted 10/09/2013 09:13:56 EDT
I don't agree with trueendurance's comment but you shouldn't assume you know his/her political philosophy. It could be an ultra liberal.
Posted 05/08/2013 09:14:30 EDT
Allah wasn't a person; Allah is the same entity as the Christian and Jewish God.
Posted 04/26/2013 11:13:20 EDT
Exactly. Both parties are to blame. Leaders from both parties had over a year to resolve this. Too much polarization and not enough reaching across the aisle. And now they're taking another 1 week vac more »
Posted 03/22/2013 05:39:17 EDT
Narf - Countries with single payer system pay much, much less because their healthcare provider costs are much lower. Costs in the US will not decrease unless the cost of the healthcare providers decr more »
Posted 03/22/2013 11:17:55 EDT
LilGilby - Removing the insurance companies will not reduce costs - the government will then perform the role of middleman and the admin costs and financial risks will be shifted to the government.
Posted 03/22/2013 09:57:30 EDT
Obamacare addresses healthcare financing but doesn't fully address provider healthcare costs itself and the US healthcare infrastructure. When demand increases under Obamacare, costs will increase eve more »
Posted 03/19/2013 07:06:39 EDT
"Abusive FinancialPractices" includes misused/mispent federal and state taxes collected from the middle class.
Posted 03/06/2013 09:21:12 EST
Wales, Scotland, (and Northern Ireland) are part of the UK.
Posted 03/01/2013 04:50:47 EST
My taxes and the taxes of my fellow lower and middle income workers went up 2% this year. Even though it was a SS tax reinstatement, its still a cut to cashflow. If I have to take a 2% pay cut and fig more »
Posted 11/15/2012 07:37:20 EST
The Group Insurance Commission is barking up the wrong tree. Health insurance costs are directly related to health care costs. Health care providers need to reduce their charges in order to lower heal more »
Posted 02/16/2012 09:53:33 EST
The real story here is "In 1899, he flew to France to buy a pair of cars,...". Not only was he an early promoter of car sales on Washington's/Presidents' day, he was the first person to fly, even befo more »
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