With the multi-state Powerball jackpot at $500 million ahead of tonight's drawing, more people than ever are taking a shot at the half-billion jackpot.
If only you could guarantee that the Powerball winning numbers would appear on your ticket this evening. Actually, if you really analyze it, you can!
Here's the situation: In order to assure that you will win the nation's biggest lotto jackpot, all you have to do is buy up every single combination of numbers.
How many are we talking about? Fewer than you might think.