Strong sales of Powerball tickets have been reported across the United States ahead of tonight’s drawing, as the multistate lottery game’s jackpot has swelled to a record half billion dollars. What do you think?


“I’ll stick with Pick 3. These six-number games confuse the hell out of me.”

Dan Kitson • Barley Steeper

“Yeah, but when you go for the lump sum, it’s only about 200 bucks.”

Vicky Bifano • Systems Analyst

“Word on the street is that a five may be drawn. Don’t tell nobody.”

Graham Dolby • Cemetery Superintendent