Powerball

Just One Thing Is Missing – MATH
Don't believe the hype.
More importanly, stop sharing it! (This graphic, at last check, was shared 1.2 million times.)
It takes 1 second to SHARE something on Facebook....but maybe 8 seconds to FACT-CHECK.  And for this one, your calculator on your phone would have the answer in half that ti…
Half-Billionaire In Buffalo? Ya Never Know! [UPDATED]
 
And it keeps growing!  As of 3pm today, the Powerball jackpot is up to $550 million.  It might even get to $600 million!
Around the office we were plotting all the things we'd do with it, like buy an island, oput away $1 million a year to live off of for the next 40 years, planes, houses.  So much f…
What’s Your “GO AWAY” Number?
With the Powerball jackpot growing exponentially ($425 million at press time), we can all start to dream a bit.  "What would you do if you won the lottery?" seems to be such a cliche question.  So this morning I asked:
"What is your GO AWAY number...
No Peeking! But LOTS Of Winning!
I've been with the station now for almost 4 full weeks.  And they may have been my last!
Channeling my inner 6-year-old-on-Christmas-eve, I snuck into the forbidden area here at the station -- the prize closet.  I poked around, shook boxes, even smelled one (note to self: never do that…
What Would JOY Listeners Do With the Powerball Jackpot
You always get some serion, real and funny answers when you ask people what the dream up if they had all the money in the world. The Powerball Jackpot last night only had one winning ticket, in Iowa that was worth 202 million buckeroos. That is some serious dough. This is what JOY lis…