Almost every American of age to play lotto was humming Travie McCoy's 'I wanna' be a billionaire, so f*cking bad!' yesterday as they played their Mega Million lotto numbers.
The entire nation has been anticipating the winner of the Mega Million jackpot which is being sold for a record 640 million dollars!
According to CBS News, the winners so far will be in Maryland, Kansas and Illinois. Illinois lottery spokesman Mike Lang confirmed that each winning ticket will be worth at least 213 million dollars before taxes.
Americans spent approximately 1.5 billion dollars on this lottery, with the odds of winning being 1 in 176 million. Atlanta federal courthouse U.S. Marshal Service employee Willie Richards wasn't too concerns with the low odds saying:
"When it gets as big as it is now, you'd be nuts not to play. You have to take a chance on Lady Luck."
The winning ticket in Maryland was sold at a 7-11. The winning numbers were 02-04-23-38-46, and the Mega Ball 23. And in Illinois the winning ticket was sold in a small town of Red Bud.
No information has been provided regarding Kansas's winning ticket.