Funny/Crazy Lottery Stories

Who doesn’t love a crazy or funny lottery story..? Give normal everyday people a lottery jackpot and some of them just cannot help but go totally crazy.

The $16.5 Million Jackpot Winner Who Walked Away..! [video]

August 9th, 2012

This is a very odd story that keep on resurfacing once in a while.

It relates back to a $16.5 prize on the Iowa Hot Lotto game, which was originally won on 29th December 2010.

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Cornelius Invented Long Division – Nice CA Scratchers Ad [video]

August 7th, 2012

We love a good lottery advert at Lottery Syndicate World.

And the current California ‘Strike It Rich’ scratchers advert greatly appeals to our sense of funny.

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Teenage Lottery Winner Leaves Pub A Millionaire

August 1st, 2012

The young man from Hampshire was enjoying the Olympics with his parents at the local pub, the Four Horseshoes in Nursling.

Whilst the Olympic action was exciting enough, but during a break the 19 year old checked his phone for the evenings EuroMillions results.

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The $15 Million Walnut

July 30th, 2012

The City of Walnut in California is pretty small – just 9 square miles and about 30,000 people.

But one of those 30,000 has just won $15 Million in the California Super Lotto Plus.

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Richard Lustig Challenged On Bad Lottery Advice

July 26th, 2012

He’s been working the media circuit and got picked up by quite a few shows and news channels recently.

Richard Lustig has moved from lottery book author obscurity to a media hungry wannabe.

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Man Wins Jackpot Twice in 3 Months

July 16th, 2012

The 2nd time you claim is a bit more routine said Joseph Sylvester – it’s just another winners photograph and a cheque to bank.

But most people don’t expect to ever be making a 2nd jackpot claim, let alone going back just 3 months later!

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Police Get To Keep Stolen $1M Lottery Prize

July 16th, 2012

It’s not the usual way police departments get some extra funding, but every little helps.

The $1 Million Lotto prize was originally claimed by a 45 year old woman in Oregon.

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Birthday Lottery Ticket From Granny Wins $1.25M

July 11th, 2012

The young winner was very happy with the birthday present from her Grandmother this year.

Not only was it the first lottery ticket she had ever bought, owned or been given – it also turned out to be a winner worth $1.25 Million.

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More Consecutive Lottery Results in Florida

July 4th, 2012

I know this really sets the conspiracy theorists ablaze, but I only mention it here just to reinforce that these things do happen. And they happen in a perfectly normal lottery game.

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Sorry, Your Lottery Winnings Check Has Bounced!

January 9th, 2012

It was an embarassing week for the Illinois lottery, when winners started complaining that their winnings checks were not being honoured by the bank!

In all 85 winners with winnings totalling over $159,000 were affected.

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