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The $588 Million I (Thankfully) Didn’t Win
Originally Posted: 12/05/2012 - 8:19am | Type: Blog

Even though their effective taxes are lower than they were during the Reagan years and far lower than during the great prosperity of the post-World War II era, the wealthy are lobbying fiercely to pay even les ...

Not Worth the Gamble
Originally Posted: 04/05/2012 - 9:57am | Type: Magazine Article

Phil Blackwell Internet sales of lottery tickets are shortsighted and wrong. PEOPLE GAMBLE—always have, and a ...

You Don't Have to Win the Mega Millions to Be Mega-Generous
Originally Posted: 04/02/2012 - 10:06am | Type: Blog

Does it take $640 million to make a difference? This past weekend, millions of Americans crossed their fingers and tuned into the Mega Millions drawing, hoping that they would bea ...