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The Lottery Gods Are Trying to Be Evenhanded

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A macro close up photo emphasizing the inscription "In God We Trust" printed on the back of an United States ten dollar bill with selective focus on the work God.

Perhaps feeling guilty about putting one of the largest Powerball payouts in history in the hands of hedge-fund managers from Greenwich, Lady Luck decided to put the universe back into balance: A 42-year-old single mother and stroke victim in Brooklyn won $13.5 million in the lottery, which probably means we’re due for a Stamford venture capitalist to win next. Let’s take turns!

The Lottery Gods Are Trying to Be Evenhanded